Climbing in Champsaur
Text and pictures © 2009-2014 Guillaume Dargaud
Last updated on 2012/12/11
"I may not be able to pull on the smallest of holds, but those I can pull on I can pull on all day long" — Jimmy Jewel.
A bit of sport climbing
Left: Autumn colors and resting off hard moves.
The Champsaur is a double valley in the southern part of the Ecrins range. Rather remote, the closest city is Gap, half an hour away.
Right: View in direction of Orcierre.
Left: Climbing the easier arete.
Right: View of the same arete, from the other side.