10 May Verdon: Castapiagne Rouge VIDEO
Posted at 00:00h in Bouldering News
By tvmountain.com a nice video showing Nicolas Potard on La Castapiagne Rouge, an hystorical aid route on the Paroi Rouge – Gorges du Verdon Provence.
Opened on 1972 by Frenchclimbers Bernard Bourcasse, Jacques Fouque, Michel Tanner, Bernard Vaucher, Marius Coquillat, Richard Jamin and Henri Rigaud La Castapiagne Rouge is a seven pitches route: 6a, 7c+, 7c+, 7c, 8a, 7b, 7c+.
FFA – except the roof (8a) – was done on 1995 by Jérôme Rochelle, first free ascent (integral) by Bruno Clément (2005).
Source: tvmountain – kairn