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Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie

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Acropole des Draveurs 
Mont de l'Equerre 
Mount Félix-Antoine-Savard 

Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 685'
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Description 

A remote valley north of Quebec City. In this valley on the cliff of Mont De L'Equerre is the very Famous 1000 foot ice climb named La Pomme D'Or, and the 1500 foot rock climb Redcoats Resurrection. There are many other large crags in this valley first explored around the early 1970's : l'Acropole des draveurs, la Muraille, Isaïe and Jeremie mounts, and the famous Cran des érables (closed to climbing).


You can also double check access, camping and conditions by going to the park's webpage:

Park Administration:
sepaq.com/pq/hgo/
25, boulevard Notre-Dame
Clermont (Québec) G4A 1C2
Phone: 418 439-1227
Fax: 418 439-1228
email: parc.hautes-gorges@sepaq.com

Getting There 

The nearest town is Saint-Aime-des-Lacs, a village 15 km west of La Malbaie.
you can take the 138 west from La Malbaie then take Rue Principale in Saint-Aime-des-Lacs.

Continue on Rue Principale up to the first gate near Relais des Hautes-Gorges.
In the summer, the first gate is open, and you can keep driving to the second gate 18 km further where you'll arrive at the official park entrance.

Climbing Season



Weather station 13.3 miles from here

7 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie:
La Félix-Antoine   5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a R     Trad, Alpine, 8 pitches, 1300'   Mount Félix-Antoine-Savard
Momentum   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, Alpine, 4 pitches, 600'   Acropole des Draveurs
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Rock Climbing Photo: La Félix-Antoine is the obvious corridor on the l...

La Félix-Antoine 5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a North America : Canada : ... : Mount Félix-Antoine-Savard
La Félix-Antoine climbs a humongous friction slab on mount Félix-Antoine-Savard. This route is located in a very wild and scenic setting and is reminiscent of Adirondacks moutaineering classics such as Mt Colden's Trap Dike.La Félix-Antoine is easily seen from the popular Acropole des Draveurs hike across the valley and consists mostly of 4th class and low 5th class friction climbing. It is best done as a simul climb.Climbers solely seeking difficulty should not bother with this route, as...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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By Zak Munro
From: VT,CO, Bar Harbor ME
Jul 17, 2016
Is there a decent guide book for this area or any leads on topo's? thanks
By HugoD
Jul 21, 2016
Not yet.

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