another view of the Quiquillon as seen from sector...
The huge buttress looming above the town.
This area can be accessed by either hiking up from the cemetery at the edge of Orpierre or drive toward Eyguians (on D30) then turn left on the 2nd road and park at Paradis estate area.
Climbing Season For the Southern Alps area.
Weather station 23.6 miles from here
3 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Quiquillon
The Voyage 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Europe
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If you are climbing in France, DO NOT MISS THIS GEM! This route is spectacular! I happened upon it while looking for a different climb and without knowing anything but the name (painted on the rock at the start), couldn't resist such a beautiful line. Their is a difficult traverse over a bulge on the second pitch that was the crux for me. Those that don't like cracks will find the finishing crack to be the crux. Description from the local guidebook which I found in the gearshop after climbing:...[more] Browse More Classics in International
Quiquillon from the Château sector