Elevation: 1,046 ft
GPS: 46.028, -74.2 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 192,151 total · 1,980/month
Shared By: Luc-514 on May 15, 2013
Admins: Luc-514
Access Issue: Site access fees - Frais d'accès Details

Description

The Birthplace of Rock-climbing in Quebec.
From Routes opened by Fritz Wiessner to classic aid lines getting now freed at 5.14.
Sport, Trad, Bouldering, you name it, it's here.

L'origine de l'escalade au Québec.
Des voies ouvertes par Fritz Wiessner a des classique d'artif maintenant libérées à 5.14.
Des voies trad, sportives, bloc, tout est là.

Getting There

Take route 15 North up to the Val David Exit.
Take route 117 North for couple of km.
Turn right on Rue de L'Église.
Then, turn right on rue de la Sapinière and follow the indication for the Centre de Plein Air La Sapinière where you can park, pay your dues and have information regarding the trail path and the different climbing area.
Trail map for Parc Dufresne.

Eating and staples

Val-David has plenty of options when it comes to grabbing a bite or having a pint.

252 Total Climbs

Route Finder - Best Climbs for YOU!

Location: Val-David Change
Type:  to 
Quality:
Pitches:
Sort by:   then:
 

Classic Climbing Routes at Val-David

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
V9 7C
 4
Top Secret
Boulder
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 36
Arabesque
Trad 3 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 24
Bloody Hand
Trad, TR
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 23
Deux Étoile
Trad, TR
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13
 17
l'Amphithéâtre
Trad 3 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 34
Sceptre
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 18
Face Ouest
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 13
Bastard Direct
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 25
Ochra
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 9
The Crown Directe
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 6
Sortie Côté Surplomb
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 3
Lévitation
Trad
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 4
Seppuku Direct
Trad
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 3
La Bataille des Corbeaux (AKA: L…
Trad 2 pitches
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 4
Le toit de Ben
Trad 3 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Top Secret Val David Bould… > La Bleue > New Sub-Area 1
 4
V9 7C Boulder
Arabesque Mont-Césaire > c. Arabesque
 36
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad 3 pitches
Bloody Hand L'Aiguille > a. Gauche de l'aiguille
 24
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Deux Étoile La Bleue > 3. Center Wall
 23
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
l'Amphithéâtre Mont-King > 1. Amphitheatre
 17
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13 Trad 3 pitches
Sceptre Mont-King > 3. Impériale
 34
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Face Ouest L'Aiguille > b. L'aiguille
 18
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Bastard Direct Mont-King > 8. Staircase
 13
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Ochra L'Aiguille > b. L'aiguille
 25
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
The Crown Directe Mont-King > 4. Crown
 9
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Sortie Côté Surplomb Mont-King > 3. Impériale
 6
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Lévitation Mont-King > 5. Profil Grec Wall
 3
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Seppuku Direct La Bleue > 2. Left Wall
 4
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad
La Bataille des Corbeaux (A… Mont-King > 1. Amphitheatre
 3
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad 2 pitches
Le toit de Ben Mont-King > 1. Amphitheatre
 4
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Trad 3 pitches
More Classic Climbs in Val-David »

Weather Averages

High
 
Low
 
Precip
 
Days w Precip
 
Prime Climbing Season
J F M A M J J A S O N D
J F M A M J J A S O N D

Photos