This guidebook covers some of the lesser well-known sandstone bouldering areas in France that will appeal to climbers looking for different bouldering areas in France away from Fontainebleau. 4 distinct areas are covered, which are; around Reims in northern France; the Alsace region near Strasbourg; along the Rhone valley to the south of Lyon; and around Montpellier.
In total 10 sandstone bouldering areas are described, which are as follows:
* Reims area; Hotte du Diable, Secteur Dune, and Hotte de Gargantua.
* Alsace region near Strasbourg; Laurenzoboulderfels, and Hultehouse.
* To the south of Lyon; Blocs Bo, Roche qui dansent, Bois Laville, and Mas de l'Ayre.
* Around Montpellier is Le Prieur.
The guidebook describes around 1,100 problems from Font grade 2 to 8b, which are all shown on colour photo topos, and on boulder maps. At the start of each bouldering area there is a good location map and detailed access information, along with GPS coordinates for the parking areas. English and other languages.
Author: Dario Santacroce + Tamara Guillermain
No of Pages: 288
Page Size: 150 x 210 mm
ISBN 10: 3938680229
ISBN 13: 9783938680223
Publisher: Gabro Verlag
Published Date: April 2014
Edition: 1st: April 2014
Illustrations: Full Colour Photos + Topos