Meuse River Valley Rock Climbing
Barge on the Meuse River in front of the Château ...
The Meuse River Valley contains the highest concentration of cragging areas in Belgium.
The rock is limestone. Long standing classic routes tend to be very polished.
Freÿr, Dave, and Marche-les-Dames are the popular spots.
A fantastic amount of rock climbing at all grades.
Located near the cities of Namur and Dinant.
Approaches to the popular crags are fairly short, usually in minutes.
Climbing Season For the Europe area.
Weather station 20.3 miles from here
17 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Meuse River Valley
Les Cinq Ânes 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Europe
: ... : Les Cinq Ânes
An undeniable classic. Les Cinq Ânes has fantastic exposure and phenominal position as it climbs up the steep, main prow of the formation.Pitch 1: scramble on low angle rock, gaining the lower angle ridge crest and rising up to the right towards steeper ground. Step to the left and climb a corner system which morphs into a chimney. Belay at the top of the chimney. Around 90 feet long.Pitch 2: climb on bucket holds up and to the right. Traverse to the right gaining the arête (whoo hoo!)....[more] Browse More Classics in International