Climbing site of Baume Rousse - Châteauneuf de Chabre
Car park : 1 km from the village, along the road to the Méouge gorges.
Access from the ca park : follow the marked path for 10 minutes to reach the start of the routes.
South-facingand at an altitude of only 600m, Baume Rousse is the warmest crag in the Buëch, meaning it has advantages in winter and of course drawbacks in summer.
The climbing is varied, on pleasant steeps or overhanging walls of ochre and grey-blue limestone. The top part of this area is the most interesting. The verticality and the samll holds mean that good finger streght is needed so remember to warm up.
Gear : 80 m single rope.
All year round.
Subject to favorable weather.