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Water boulder of Callelongue
Bouldering
Water boulder of Callelongue
Marseille
The psycho boulder of the Devil's Hole
Bouldering
The psycho boulder of the Devil's Hole
La Ciotat
Bouldering on the Mugel under the Bec de l'Aigle
Bouldering
Bouldering on the Mugel under the Bec de l'Aigle
Marseille
Altissimo, climbing for all
1-Pitch / Bouldering
Altissimo, climbing for all
Marseille
Traversée calanque de Figuerolles - anse de Gaméou
Bouldering
Traversée calanque de Figuerolles - anse de Gaméou
La Ciotat
Vallon du Saut
1-Pitch / Bouldering
Vallon du Saut
Chateauneuf les Martigues
St Michel d'eau douce
Multi-Pitch
St Michel d'eau douce
Marseille
La Sainte Victoire
1-Pitch / Multi-Pitch / TC
La Sainte Victoire
Puyloubier, Saint Antonin sur Bayon...
Goudes Rock - south face
1-Pitch
Goudes Rock - south face
Marseille
Baumettes Park
1-Pitch
Baumettes Park
Marseille
Morgiou
1-Pitch / Multi-Pitch
Morgiou
Marseille
Rouvière Mount - bottom area
1-Pitch
Rouvière Mount - bottom area
Marseille
Luminy
1-Pitch / Multi-Pitch / TC
Luminy
Marseille
Lou Spigaou - Sormiou
1-Pitch
Lou Spigaou - Sormiou
Marseille
Le Prado
1-Pitch
Le Prado
Marseille
lapinodrome
1-Pitch
lapinodrome
Marseille
The Great Vale - Sanctuary
1-Pitch
The Great Vale - Sanctuary
Roquevaire, Lascours
Black Gorge Arête
1-Pitch / Multi-Pitch
Black Gorge Arête
Marseille
Valon des Escampons
1-Pitch
Valon des Escampons
Marseille
Luï d'Aï, les Dalles
1-Pitch
Luï d'Aï, les Dalles
Marseille
Cret St Michel - Black wall
Multi-Pitch
Cret St Michel - Black wall
Marseille
Correns - Châteauvert
1-Pitch / Multi-Pitch
Correns - Châteauvert
Correns
Sormiou Col
1-Pitch
Sormiou Col
Marseille
Lun hill
1-Pitch
Lun hill
Marseille
Buoux
1-Pitch / Multi-Pitch
Buoux
Buoux
Bibemus bouldering
Bouldering
Bibemus bouldering
Aix-en-Provence
The Sheep Pen
Bouldering
The Sheep Pen
Marseille
Bees Arête
TC
Bees Arête
Subéroque
Anse du figuier
1-Pitch
Anse du figuier
Marseille
The Alpilles
1-Pitch / Multi-Pitch
The Alpilles
Orgon, Paradou...
Sugiton Needle - SW face
1-Pitch
Sugiton Needle - SW face
Marseille
Sugiton Needle - ANPE area
Multi-Pitch
Sugiton Needle - ANPE area
Marseille
L'Abricotier
1-Pitch
L'Abricotier
Marseille
The psycho boulder of the Devil's Hole
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Title in french : Le psychobloc du Trou du Diable

Type : bouldering

Mountains : Falaises soubeyrannes

City : La Ciotat

Medium grade : 6a

Maximum grade : 8b

Minimum grade : 5b

Walking time : 10mn

Average duration : 1h

Orientation : South, West

Sea view : Yes

Mistral Protected : Yes

The Devil's Hole located at the Anse of Gameou is the reference cliff for bouldering high and safe above a turquoise water.

The top of this wall slightly overhanging will be reserved for very strong climber, comfortable in 7 and 8 levels. The others can still have lot of fun while climbing on the bottom and on the right side.

The term psychobloc, invented by a journalist, sums up the mood of this escalation where the height always give some trepidation. In all cases, careful to manage your fall and verify that no one is just below.

Access is easy from the creek of Figuerolles and constitutes is a great warm-up. You can also come from the Avenue des myrtilles. To do this, take the path to the top of the cliff and then down to the sea, taking on the right. At a terrace, choose the left hole.

In summer, the sun will give its last rays until 7pm and after a few days of mistral, the water could be very cold!



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