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Quebec City, Charlevoix, Portneuf Rock Climbing 


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Description 

Excellent sites ranging from easy 5.4 to 5.13. Lots of rock-climbing and world famous ice (found on Quebec ice area).
Quebec city is surrounded by crags and if you go a bit further, you'll find full blown alpine playgrounds.

Getting There 

From the west (Ontario, Montreal):
Highway 20 or 40 East-bound

From Northern New York:
Highway 87 North, turns into Highway 15 in QC
Highway 30 East
Highway 20 East

From Burlington, VT:
Highway 89 North, 133 North in QC
202 East
235 North
211 North/West
Highway 20 East

St-Johnsbury, VT:
Highway 91 North, Highway 55 North in QC
Highway 20 East

Clubs 

Club de Montagne et d'Escalade de Québec (CMEQ)

Contact:
info@cmeq.ca

Gyms 

L’Accroché
Délire
Délire (Boulder)
La Montagne en Ville Roc Gym
l’Université Laval, PEPS

Areas 

Sainte-Foy
  • Dalle du fleuve 46.749227,-71.307364

Québec
  • Terrasse Grey (Boulder) 46.79577,-71.227326
  • Parc des braves (Boulder) 46.80072,-71.240673

  • Boischatel blues

Val-Bélair

Sainte-Catherine de la Jacques-Cartier
  • Duchesnay (Boulder, private property)

Stoneham
  • Stonebleau (Boulder) 47.013389, -71.341167
  • Blocs du Vieux-Stoneham (Boulder)

Neufchâtel
  • Casinos (Boulder) 46.857389, -71.386250

Lac Saint-Charles
  • Lac Saint-Charles

Lévis
  • Fort de Lévis
  • Commodore
  • La MIL Davie

Portneuf
  • Sanatorium
Vallée du Bras du Nord
  • Miguick 47.202417, -72.231417
  • Bellevue 47.1903250, -72.2362230
  • La Cachée 47.186333, -72.221556
  • Des aulnes 47.203222, -72.212000
  • Tite Etoile et le Gros Pin

Charlevoix
  • Cap Blanc
  • Les Palissades

  • Les Portes de L'Enfer (Le Mur du CAF, Closed to climbing)

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.0 miles from here

277 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',50],['3 Stars',55],['2 Stars',26],['1 Star',12],['Bomb',3]
['<=5.6',19],['5.7',26],['5.8',30],['5.9',27],['5.10',74],['5.11',50],['5.12',37],['5.13',7],['>=5.14',1],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',1],['V4-5',2],['V6-7',2],['V8-9',1],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Quebec City, Charlevoix, Portneuf

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Quebec City, Charlevoix, Portneuf:
La Félix-Antoine   5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a R     Trad, Alpine, 8 pitches, 1300'   Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivièr... : Mount Félix-Antoine-Savard
Granuleuse   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 4 pitches, 600'   Parc National des Grands-Ja... : Le Dôme
Aéro-Tango   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 2 pitches, 130'   Central Area : 7 Aéro-Tango
Momentum   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, Alpine, 4 pitches, 600'   Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivièr... : Acropole des Draveurs
De toute beauté  aka "La toute boltée"   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13     Sport, 5 pitches, 460'   Gros Bonnet
Cosmic Boogie   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad   Central Area : 7 Aéro-Tango
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Featured Route For Quebec City, Charlevoix, Portneuf
Rock Climbing Photo: Patricia Lauzé (pitch 3: Squeze)

La Correction 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b  North America : Canada : ... : Gros Bonnet
Classic, all-trad, four-pitch-long route that can be extended into Le Bureau du Directeur (11+) or the so-called "5.10 Finish" (most probably 5.11). Those routes have their own entries on this website.You will need one #6 Camalot to safely protect at the base of the 5.9 squeeze passage on pitch 3. If you attempt to double pitches 3 and 4, you may want to carry two #6, as pitch 4 is best done with a #6 as well.P1- 5.8 PG, 100 feet or slightly more. From the top of the fixed rope...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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