Limestone formations as far as the eye can see. The Dentelles de Montmirail are a place of great climbing pleasure. The massifs are visible from afar, and accordingly, the views as you climb are into the countryside. For really hot days in the Vaucluse, just head to the north walls. Overall, the Dentelles are a climbing area for beginners and pleasure climbers. The climber can expect mainly single- or double-pitch routes, of course with the best protection in the south of France.
On the first pages of the guide you will find the geographical classification / location of the areas. This clarifies the approach to the respective sectors and areas as well as the possibility of parking. Each area is presented with its individual sectors on a photo. In addition, there is all the important information, such as approach times, orientation of the sectors, wall heights and the difficulty range of the tours. The topos are then also placed on photos, rated with asterisks and given the degree of difficulty.
The bare facts:
650 routes from 3 to 8 French. Scale, of which also multi-pitch (up to 4 SL max. 90 m)
Area: small chain of mountains in Provence in France, in the département of Vaucluse
Protection: sport climbing; typical southern France protection
Season: all year round