Climbing Le Plantaurel > Arabaux

Last weekend I was testing the first time lead solo with my modifed Grigri at Arabaux.

For better orientation of new climbers in the area I made a presentation using google satellite view.

Area acess and sector information are used from

Escalades en Arièege-Pyrénées “Le Plantaurel” ISBN 978-2-913385-04-4


“France : Ariège” Chris Craggs with Anne and John Arran ( ISBN 978-1-873341-87-2


Via Ferrata du Vicdessos

Thanks for the photo of me;-) (yellow arrow)
It was a great experience.

We got the route in under 2 hours:-) Usually it takes 2:30 to 4


The topo:

Exposition : Nord, Accès : 15 mn, Retour : 30 mn

Ascension : de 2 h 30 à 4 h sans échappatoire

Longueur : 800 mètres, Dénivelé : 385 mètres

To find the bureau of the Montcalm Adventure Team you just have to turn left right before Vicdessos.