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 : YesThe 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!