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Chute libre T,TR 
Crocodile T 
Illusion T,TR 
Invitation Mixte T 
La Belle de Cadix S 
La Motte T,TR 
La Tactique du Gendarme T 
La Valse des temps modernes S 
Le "Speech" de Gaétan S,TR 
Le bonhomme sept-heure T 
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Le Retour des loups-garoux S,TR 
Le tailleur de pierre S 
Les Acrobates de l'espace T,TR 
Les Funambules du ciel T,TR 
Les Petits Chiens "Zigneurs" T 
Lucky Luke S,TR 
Mauvaise Herbe S,TR 
Pathfinder S,TR 
Rav-4 S 
Triplets T,TR 

Illusion 

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

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 85'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Gaetan & Martin Castilloux, July 1996
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Submitted By: Luc-514 on Jun 18, 2014

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BETA PHOTO: Illusion Pathfinder Lucky Luke

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Description 

Head up some relatively simple moves, there's a good horizontal crack for a BD X4 #.4 to avoid a run-out, keep going up and get faced with some slab moves, if the next bolt looks too far, then you can plug an X4 .1-.2 in the diagonal crack.

Protection 

8 bolts, 1x#.4, 1x#.1 or #.2?
Bolted rap


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Rock Climbing Photo: Illusion start
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Rock Climbing Photo: Combustion Lente Illusion Pathfinder (wet)
BETA PHOTO: Combustion Lente Illusion Pathfinder (wet)

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By Antoine Grenier
From: Montréal
Aug 10, 2014

The climb is fairly sustained for the first 5 bolts so it almost felt harder than ''pathfinder'', the 5.10a right next to it witch has easier going at the beginning.

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