REI Community
Tranchant - Right
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Boson de la Merci S 
Chipola T 
Comte de Montecristo S 
Fakir S 
Ki L'Uru Kru S 
L'Évasion S 
Lavement Double S 
Le chateau d'If T 
Malédiction du Tranchant S 
Mercedes T 
Mystère S 
Patof S 
Pleurotte S 
Pourriture S 
Pépé Rodriguez S 
Simonize S 
Sit down King Kong S 
Tonerre de Brest S 
Vache sauvage S 
Waltz S 
Zumanity S 

Boson de la Merci 

YDS: 5.13- French: 7c+ Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 29 British: E7 6c

   
Type:  Sport, 80'
Original:  YDS: 5.13- French: 7c+ Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 29 British: E7 6c [details]
FA: Socrate Badeau 12/10/2009
Season: Mai-September-October
Page Views: 49
Submitted By: Eric Leclerc on Oct 22, 2014

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (2)
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: Boson de la Merci 5.13- Simonize 5.12b Comte de Mo...

This cliffs is insured by the FQME MORE INFO >>>

Description 

Starts near the rock shaped like a ladder. Use the flake feature to get to the bolt line. You will negotiate a crimpy section for a few bolts. After the fourth bolt, traverse right before you have to come back left.
You will then end up in the shared section of the route to the right (Simonize 5.12b).
If you make it up there, keep it together because the rest is only 12b.

Location 

First of the last five routes that all start on the lower level.

Protection 

10 bolts + anchor


Comments on Boson de la Merci Add Comment
Show which comments
By Steve Bourdeau
Jul 19, 2017
rating: 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c

Even though the route has suffered two broken holds since its first ascent, it is still doable albeit with a different beta. The crux sequence involved--at least for me--two bad sidepulls, huge leg-spread moves between tiny footholds, and a razor-sharp one-finger-and-a-half sidepull. A beautiful sequence and overall a classic line when you put it all together.

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