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Areas in Saint-Andre-de-Kamouraska

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Elevation: 394 ft
GPS: 47.644, -69.74 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Danielle Lavoie on Jul 15, 2012
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Access Issue: Parking and daily access fee Details

Description

Walls, blocks, overhangings, a soft rock, the sea and, in the background, the mountains of the St. Lawrence river's north shore. Rock type : quartzite. About 110 routes of all levels.

Camping on the shore of the St. Lawrence river available (1 km between the campground and the parking lot). In 2012 :23 $ per night per tent.

Getting There

A 20 minutes approach walk from the parking lot.

114 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Saint-Andre-de-Kamouraska

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 33
Hocus Pocus
Sport
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 7
Dalle d'attente
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 38
Cassonade
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 35
Bonsaï
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 16
Tache noire
Sport, TR
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 41
Tintin au Tibet
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 30
Prestation Aerienne
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 27
Moby Dick
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 19
Pierre Volante
Sport
5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 8
VO2 Max
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Hocus Pocus L'Amphitheatre > 02 - Les nouveaux mar…
 33
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Sport
Dalle d'attente L'Amphitheatre > 12 - Thrombose
 7
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Sport
Cassonade L'Amphitheatre > 03 - Bonsai
 38
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Bonsaï L'Amphitheatre > 03 - Bonsai
 35
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Tache noire L'Amphitheatre > 01 - La tache noire
 16
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport, TR
Tintin au Tibet L'Amphitheatre > 04 - Prestation
 41
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Prestation Aerienne L'Amphitheatre > 04 - Prestation
 30
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Moby Dick L'Amphitheatre > 07 - As de pique
 27
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Pierre Volante L'Amphitheatre > 09 - VO2
 19
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
VO2 Max L'Amphitheatre > 09 - VO2
 8
5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
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I would likely avoid this place on long weekends. Was there on labour day weekend and it was a zoo and a shit show. Showed up at the cliffs at about 10 and it was already full to the brim; gang top ropes, people top roping on bolts and a single draw, packs lying everywhere across the walking path, and literally nothing below 5.10 available to climb. We were going to climb three days: got 4 climbs in on the first day and none on the second, so simply left early and went to the gym ... Sep 25, 2016
Rick Parcel
Laval
Rick Parcel   Laval
"Kamou" for the intimate is a great place! Sooo much concentration of classic sports routes in all grades you fingertip will cry from joy...and pain, if there is one crag that is an "incontournable" in Quebec; That's the one! Of course all the disadvantages comes with it, it's crowded and people don't necessarily have high ethics if probably coming from the "G" generation .... read Gym. It's a must go, but aim for the weekdays if possible.

"Kamou" pour les intimes est un super endroit! Il y a une concentration de voies sportives classiques à tout les niveaux de difficulté, vos bouts de doigts vont crier de joie ... et de douleur! S'il y a une falaise qui est «incontournable» au Québec, c'est celle là! Bien sûr, tous les inconvénient viennent avec, il y a beaucoup de monde et les gens n'ont pas forcément une éthique correcte venant probablement de la génération "G" .... pour Gym. C'est un must, mais allez-y les jours de la semaine si possible. Oct 8, 2017

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