REI Community
3 La Plage
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Ballet Classique T 
Bikini S 
Grosse Face S 
Polaris T 
Salope T 
Solaris S 

Bikini 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 80'
Original:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Vincent Filion, spring 2007
Page Views: 50
Submitted By: rocknice2 on May 26, 2014

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (3)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
BETA PHOTO: Mur des gauchistes

This Cliff is insured for liability by the FQME MORE INFO >>>

Description 

Start at the center of the balcony, follow the fixed protection. Make a rightward friction traverse under a roof (alpine draws).

Départ au centre du balcon, suivre les protections fixes. Faire une traverse en adhérence vers la droite en-dessous du toit.

Location 

Start on The Balcony

Protection 

bolts and glue-ins


Comments on Bikini Add Comment
Show which comments
By Luc-514
Administrator
From: Montreal, Quebec
Aug 6, 2014

Several long quickdraws will come in handy.

Quelques dégaines longues vous seront très utiles.
By Greg Kuchyt
From: Richmond, VT
Jul 5, 2015

Not the best route for new leaders. This is not a simple clip-up sport route. There is a lot of distance between bolts 4 and 5 and the moves in between are not straight-forward. One additional bolt would have made this route a lot more accessible to all leaders.
By Frederick Laquerre
Jul 7, 2017

I agree, a bolt should be added on the traverse going left from the 4th to the 5th, or adding a really long perma on the 5th to clip before doing the tricky move going left would help.

Mountain Project

The Definitive Climbing Resource

MTB Project

Next Generation MTB Trail Maps

Powder Project

Backcountry Ski Maps & Secret Stashes
FREE Stickers · Gyms · RSS · School of Rock · Contact · About