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Pic de Vissou Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 1,300'
Location: 43.5966, 3.35584 View Map  Incorrect?
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Pic de Vissou from the parking lot.

Description 

Limestone crag with cracks and crimps. It is exposed South, making it a nice location in winter. Beautiful spot for paraglaiding.
You can find the topo book "Escalade au Vissou" at the bar restaurant "Le Sanglier" in Cabrières.

Getting There 

After few minutes on a dirt road, park at the end, and walk down hill from the parking lot. Turn left uphill after few hundred feet for the upper tier, while top straight for the lower tier. Consider 5 minutes to get at the base of the routes.
GPS coordinates:
Parking lot: 43° 35' 49" N , 3° 21' 7" E
Rock climbing area: 43° 35' 50" N, 3° 21' 17" E

Climbing Season

For the Provence area.

Weather station 22.0 miles from here

10 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',1],['5.8',2],['5.9',1],['5.10',4],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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