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Le Trottoir 

WI5+ R

   
Type:  Trad, Ice, 1 pitch, 150'
Original: WI5+ R [details]
FA: unknown
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Submitted By: mdobbs on Feb 10, 2016

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BETA PHOTO: Feb 9, 2016

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Description 

A rarely formed (usually thin) smear of ice that follows a right-leaning depression/crack just right of Devil's tooth.

Most of the time this route is bare rock. In fat conditions, the Devil's tooth formation can expand rightwards and merge or cover this smear.

FA unknown - please add this info if you have it.
Does not appear in Lapierre/Gagnon guidebook.

Location 

Rappel from tree at top of smear. This tree be accessed from top of Devil's tooth to set up a toprope (two 50m ropes required!).

Protection 

When it's in, a few stubbies. No pins or bolts visible.


Photos of Le Trottoir Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Thin, wet and dripping - but climbable on ice bott...
BETA PHOTO: Thin, wet and dripping - but climbable on ice bott...
Rock Climbing Photo: Unnamed smear, right of "devil's tooth" ...
BETA PHOTO: Unnamed smear, right of "devil's tooth" ...

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By mdobbs
From: Jay, NY
Feb 11, 2016

More info and photos avilable here: escaladequebec.com/forums/topi... (you need to create an account to see the photos).

2015 it was thick and huge..

Thanks, Luc, for the info!