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Soline Ralite, January 21, reported an ascent of La Fissure de Droite 7a at Rocher d'Avon
Soline Ralite, January 21, reported an ascent of Calamity Jane 7b+ at Rocher d'Avon
Deanna Sharma, January 16, reported an ascent of Hygge 7a at Roche aux Oiseaux
Updated January 13:
Sunset Roof 7a
Bois Rond Auberge

Petit toit avec des coincements de pieds et une fin plus physique. Je n’ai pas réussi la méthode avec la pointe gauche qui a l’air de rendre la fin moins physique. Bloc parfait quand on est seule.

Updated January 8:
Brûlures 6b
Drei Zinnen

Sit start with left hand on side pull low down on the left side of arrete. Follow arrete all the way around the right corner. Top out to the right on arrete on good holds.

Josie, January 7, reported an ascent of Brûlures 6b at Drei Zinnen
Céline Terrier, January 6, reported an ascent of Sunset Roof 7a at Bois Rond Auberge
Theresa Reiter, January 6, reported an ascent of Sentry Post 7a at Franchard Hauts Sablons
Updated December 17:
Le Nez (rallongé) 7a
Canche aux Merciers

Sit start on the left under the Fesse (butt), traverse under the Nez (nose), and exit on the right with a mantle.

Céline Terrier, December 16, reported an ascent of Le Nez (rallongé) 7a at Canche aux Merciers
Updated December 15:
La Bombe Humaine (droite) 7a+
Bois Rond

Its mostly compression boulder with a sloppy holds and with a cool technical finish.

Eleonore Lamotte, December 13, reported an ascent of L'Isoloir 6b+ at Rocher de la Reine
Updated December 12:
Aïe Balle 6c+
Apremont Ouest

Updated December 12:
Trou 7a
Apremont Ouest

Updated December 12:
Obélix 7a
Apremont Désert

Beatrice Milanesi, December 12, reported an ascent of Vodka Martini 6c at 95.2
Beatrice Milanesi, December 12, reported an ascent of Indestructible 7a+ at 95.2
Céline Terrier, December 12, reported an ascent of Aïe Balle 6c+ at Apremont Ouest
Céline Terrier, December 12, reported an ascent of Trou 7a at Apremont Ouest
Beatrice Milanesi, December 11, reported an ascent of Parapluie 7a at 95.2
Beatrice Milanesi, December 10, reported an ascent of Tim Tim 7a at 95.2
Beatrice Milanesi, December 10, reported an ascent of Retour aux Sources 7a at 95.2 Ouest
Eleonore Lamotte, December 10, reported an ascent of La Mue Reine 6c+ at Cuvier Ouest
Updated December 3:
Astérix (droite) 7a
Apremont Désert

A fun boulder situated on the edge of the sector. It contains a couple of variations on it, this is the right exit version. Some flexibility is required to throw your heel on top of the boulder.

Céline Terrier, December 3, reported an ascent of Astérix (droite) 7a at Apremont Désert
Céline Terrier, December 3, reported an ascent of Obélix 7a at Apremont Désert
Updated December 2:
In der Bütt 6c
Apremont Butte aux Dames

A funny little belly-prow with some pretty cool moves. Sit start matched on the slanting jug to the left, and work your way over the bulge.

Updated December 2:
La Mue Reine 6c+
Cuvier Ouest

Little one move boulder. Just get up! There are some small crimps to look for on top to help you wiggle your way up.

Soline Ralite, December 1, reported an ascent of Duroxmanie 6c at Cuvier Est
Updated November 30:
La Rampe 6a
Apremont Butte aux Dames

Sit at the right hand side of the obvious ledge and climb it to the left. At the jugs you need to make a big move up right to the lip. It's not as far as it looks! Great practice for a dynamic move

Josie, November 30, reported an ascent of La Mue Reine 6c+ at Cuvier Ouest
Soline Ralite, November 29, reported an ascent of Ridicule 7b at Cuvier Rempart
Soline Ralite, November 29, reported an ascent of Professional Killer 7a at Cuvier Rempart
Eleonore Lamotte, November 25, reported an ascent of Trou Noir 6b at J.A. Martin
Eleonore Lamotte, November 25, reported an ascent of La Voie de Kim (assis) 7a at J.A. Martin
Eleonore Lamotte, November 24, reported an ascent of SolarStratose 7a+ at J.A. Martin
Updated November 23:
This is Sparta! 6b+
95.2 Ouest

Seriously? 6b+? Well maybe when you know the beta? The description on Bleau.info says harder for the tall, which sounds fun in a perverse way, until you try it, and realise it's also pretty tricky if

Mélanie Jeulin, November 19, reported an ascent of L'Apostrophe 6a at Cuvier Est
Mélanie Jeulin, November 19, reported an ascent of Festin de Pierre 7a at Cuvier Est
Mélanie Jeulin, November 19, reported an ascent of Duroxmanie 6c at Cuvier Est
Eleonore Lamotte, November 18, reported an ascent of Hygge 7a at Roche aux Oiseaux
Eleonore Lamotte, November 18, reported an ascent of Chimney Pot 7a at Cul de Chien
Helen Dudley, November 17 on Le Mur Cordier / Acier Damas

Indeed!! So it is!

Sarah, November 17 on Le Mur Cordier / Acier Damas

the video is mirrored :)

Eleonore Lamotte, November 17, reported an ascent of Sur le Fil 7a at J.A. Martin
Eleonore Lamotte, November 17, reported an ascent of La Théorie des Plats 7a at J.A. Martin
Updated November 14:
La Diagonale 6a+
Rocher d'Avon

This is a super line, and the name does not do it justice. The block looks like a breaching shark and you climb up its teeth!! It is a sitstart, but the first moves are not the crux. The main diffi

Updated November 13:
Rasta 7a
Rocher d'Avon

This block has several lines on it, so lots of variations to chose! The first dynamic move took me many tries to stick, because it’s almost at the limit of my reach. For taller climbers this move is a

Céline Terrier, November 13, reported an ascent of Rasta 7a at Rocher d'Avon
Lilit G., November 13, reported an ascent of Confortable 6a+ at Rocher Canon
Eleonore Lamotte, November 13, reported an ascent of Tank 6b at Apremont Est
Eleonore Lamotte, November 13, reported an ascent of Chien Assis 6a at Apremont Est
Mélanie Jeulin, November 13, reported an ascent of Footrix / Valses de Vienne 7b at Cuisinière
Helen Dudley, November 13, reported an ascent of Pasta 7a at Rocher d'Avon
Coline, November 12, reported an ascent of La Fabriquée 5 at 95.2
Soline Ralite, November 12, reported an ascent of Cardiotoxine 7a at Apremont Portes du Désert
Updated November 11:
La Traversée des Ciseaux 6a
Rocher d'Avon

A fun traverse on sandy jugs that ends in a tricky mantle.

Updated November 11:
Rasta (debout) 6a
Rocher d'Avon

Fun mantle that takes a little tweaking. It's 6a once you have the right beta, but the exact foot and finger positions make a difference.

Updated November 11:
Le Pied à Coulisse 7a
Apremont Bizons

Tricky little slab that saves some difficulty for the very last move! Believe in those feet!!

Updated November 11:
Toile Cirée 5
Rocher d'Avon

Fantastic little problem involving a balancy undercut move on a slab! Enjoy !!

Updated November 11:
The Long Goodbye 5-
Rocher d'Avon

Simply stunning line that lures you in with a nice easy arete, but YIKES!! The last move takes some steel nerves if you are short!

Updated November 11:
L'Orgueilleux 6a
Rocher d'Avon

Tricky little mantle!

Terri Lesher, November 11 on Ambidextre (droite)

We decided to try this yesterday. It seemed sturdy, but as my (tall but slim) husband made his way up the big slopers out right the boulder definitely moved. It was so slight that he didn’t feel it, b

Soline Ralite, November 11, reported an ascent of Donuts 6c+ at Rocher Brûlé
Soline Ralite, November 11, reported an ascent of Donuts (assis) 7a+ at Rocher Brûlé
Updated November 10:
Le Bivouac de Pilou 6c
Franchard Isatis

This is a super fun 6c+ although the description of the start is difficult to distinguish from the 7b version. Sit start on the left hand end of a crack line under the roof. Traverse to the right an

Updated November 10:
La Travassis 6c
Gorge aux Châts

A challenging sit or squat start with some tricky moves up an overhanging arete, then powerful dynamic moves to a fun top out. It is a bit reachy but smaller climbers may find higher feet and intermed

Updated November 10:
Chaman 7c
Rocher des Demoiselles

Very un-Bleau like boulder. Small crimps and compact heels make this problem suitable for shorter climbers. The secret is to pinky-wrap the peanut hold. The cave stays cool, so it's also doable in war

Updated November 4:
Illuminati (gauche) 7b+
Le Calvaire

While the original line finishes straight up, this version ends to the left and avoids the most morpho (and the hardest) move of the original climb. Still a must do!

Updated November 4:
Dragon 6a
Roche aux Oiseaux

I have no idea if that’s what you’re supposed to do but I sure was fun ! I mantle with my left foot on the big step, then turn and grab the holds on the left to exit as said in bleau info !

Updated November 2:
Aurore 6c
Marion des Roches

Updated November 1:
Motivé 7a+
Mont Simonet

Powerful & sustained moves on positive incut edges. High ball (but the crux is low). Delicious to climb.

Updated November 1:
Les Médisances (assis) 7a+
Cuvier Rempart

Low compressy slopey problem. Decent landing. Fun and often overlooked but worth checking out. The business is in the bottom/middle.

Updated October 31:
Approche du Loin (assis) 7a
Apremont Butte aux Peintres

An interesting puzzle that nobody seems to climb the same way. Choose your weapons from kneebars to heelhooks, undercuts and laybacks. Sitstart matched on a tufa-like rail, make a big move up and ri

Updated October 31:
Pulpfriction (gauche) 6c+
Franchard Hautes Plaines

Tricky sitstart, tough on the left fingers. Nice Boulder!

Terri Lesher, October 31 on Le Bivouac de Pilou

Another version. I traversed low and did a dyno-mantle onto the slab. Super fun!

Terri Lesher, October 31 on Pulpfriction (gauche)

I did this at the Betty meet up in October. We all used different holds to top it out- some went straight up, I moved left because I like those layback moves. I don’t think it changes the grade but th

Sinead Fitzpatrick, October 29 on No Mojo

Managed to avoid the second crimp and go for the top by getting the left foot in whilst using the crack.

Updated October 28:
Maurice Gratton 6a
Canche aux Merciers

Great slab with an interesting pushing move in the lower part and a rather dynamic move to the edge (for shorties).

Updated October 26:
Dévers et des Pas Durs 7a
Apremont Désert

This overhanging block has a couple of nice lines, but this is my favorite! This beauty starts with toehooks, followed by a lock off move from a heel hook. This boulder is worth a try if you are in th

Updated October 25:
Abdolobotomy 7a
Franchard Isatis

Looks pretty straightforward, sitting there right on the trail. Easy to pad out, no bad fall potential. Those slopers do look a bit slippery but really, how hard can it be? Narrator: *It was n

Updated October 25:
Le Coma des Mortels 7a
Jean des Vignes

Un super mouvement dynamique au début. Et une jolie traversée pas très difficile ensuite. Or, if you don't like to be too dynamic, use foot jams and toe hangs all round ... Just one super fun bould

Apple Le XS, October 25 on Le Héron

After finding a way to move my right foot closer to the left I could send it. Video beta -> https://www.instagram.com/p/CkGrgKLDy3a/

Dani P., October 24 on Raise on the Flop

I did the first move in another way than most climbers, thats why I added my video (which is not yet uploaded, you can watch it here in the meantime): https://youtube.com/shorts/9VmQI81Hv_o).
I don

Updated October 24:
Ventre et Vague 6b+
Rocher des Demoiselles

Squat start under a low roof, moving up on crimps, a finger jam, and slopers to a fun top out. Small fingers and flexibility are a plus.

Updated October 22:
Le Flanc de Katioushka 7a
Bois du Rocher

Tall people make a big move from the left big hold on the arête to the jug on the right arête. For short it’s easier to make one move up with your left hand first before going to the jug.

Updated October 22:
La Dalle Cirée 4
J.A. Martin

Apple Le XS, October 21 on Le Croche-Pied

The problem is a bit tall but the top out is safe in my opinion. I didn't use the right arete for the last move to reach the top hold cause I can't reach.

Updated October 20:
Standpoint 5
Franchard Sablons Carriers

Standing start (or jump if you’re really short) at the left corner, and exit with a mantle as for point of view

Updated October 20:
Une Pensée pour les Petits 7a
Apremont Butte aux Peintres

Petits are in the title, but I think it was maybe because the FA felt sorry for anyone with short arms on this problem. The regular variant doesn't really work if you are less than 1m60, but a really

Updated October 20:
Chemin des Boas 7a
Apremont Butte aux Peintres

Rising ramp traverse that has an explosive move at the top if you're short, but the mantle benefits from flexible hips.

Updated October 20:
Napoléon (droite) 7a
Rocher de la Reine

Sit start to the left of the tree and make a big move up and right to the arete. Traverse the arete to the left and exit on the point. Watch out for those slopers at the top if it's sunny!

Updated October 20:
Crackodile 7a
Franchard Isatis

Awesome splitter crack that takes both hands and feet. Sit start way back in the hole, and get stuck in! This line is so much harder for the small, because the crack is a little oversized, and we ne

Updated October 20:
Jama Party 7b
Franchard Isatis

An awesome jamming crack line, hidden in plain sight under the block behind La Memel. This on is slightly easier if you are small, because the exit is a bit tight.

Apple Le XS, October 15 on Le Surplomb Rouge

I could not keep the feet with two hands on, taking the swing on the catch. https://www.instagram.com/p/CbZZZufj9by/?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y=

Helen Dudley, October 9 on Strange (gauche)

48°26'04.6"N 2°37'03.0"E
https://goo.gl/maps/DixtZTnie9wb8kvHA

Michaela, September 13 on Le Cul de Souris

Short girl beta. I’m 5ft1/ 155 cm ??

Danja Mewes, September 6 on La Selle (droite)

Hello, can anyone tell me what the correct start is for this problem versus the droite-assiss?

Aurélie Blaise , June 24, 2022 on Jeu t'es Fou

Mais qu'est ce que ça fait peur!!! !

Aurélie Blaise , June 24, 2022 on Les Tétines

Sèche potentiellement très vite.

Magdalena Forster, June 8, 2022 on DJ Ridoo Joue du Didgeridoo

My height and ape make a sitstart Impossible without stacking pads. I feel like not doing one doesn't change the difficulty, what do you girls think?

Beatrice Milanesi, June 1, 2022 on Longévité

Since I'm not that tall, I needed to sort my feet quite some and
add extra moves. Super cool line!

Emily Mannheimer, May 31, 2022 on Dévers Mais T'es pas Sûr

Small moves on good edges and one explosive pop to the lip. The hard part is not dabbing the rock behind during the mantle. Short legs are an advantage here

Emily Mannheimer, May 31, 2022 on L'Américain

The mantle was tricky for 7a+. There's a lot of possibilities, but really only one way that works. It did take some time to figure it out

Françoise Klock, May 31, 2022 on L'Auvent Tripotant (raccourci)

Il est tout à fait possible de caler un talon droit dans le trou et de croiser main gauche en inversé dans ce même trou. Cela permet daller chercher la main droite de manière statique ??

Beatrice Milanesi, May 30, 2022 on La Mouche

A beautiful sequence of crimpy holds!
The main point for me was to keep my core and body position in control.

Maël Accou, May 29, 2022 on Albatros Royal

Very nice dyno!! it's my anti style but was able to top it :) I am 1m70 so definitely doable for shorter people!

Helen Dudley, May 20, 2022 on Le Glouton

48°26'29.1"N 2°41'03.4"E
https://maps.google.com?q=48.4414192,2.6842871&hl=en-GB&gl=uk

Petya Metya, May 18, 2022 on Close Contact (droite)

You need to use only the slopers for the top out. The big hole/jug/sidepull up there is out. That makes the top trickier and cruxier :)

Helen Dudley, May 17, 2022 on Texas Hold'em

Location: 48°20'09.8"N 2°40'25.6"E
https://goo.gl/maps/MkpDpELEscrRWXBc8

Helen Dudley, May 17, 2022 on Texas Two Step

Location: 48°20'09.8"N 2°40'25.6"E
https://goo.gl/maps/MkpDpELEscrRWXBc8

Petya Metya, May 10, 2022 on Movement Activated (droite)

I didn’t start on the left but also didn’t use the undercling, but hopped straight to the top instead. Who knows if that’s correct? ;)

Aurélie Blaise , May 5, 2022 on Ludus

pour réussir le bloc j'ai du enlever mes lunettes.

Aurélie Blaise , May 5, 2022 on Pagota

Majeur!!! Trop chouette!

Aurélie Blaise , May 5, 2022 on Opale

Le 1er mouvement est morpho, le reste est 5 étoiles! Pour la méthode, j'ai mis un talon gauche pour croiser sur la bonne règle main gauche et ensuite sortir.

Petya Metya, May 5, 2022 on Nostalgie (assis)

Hey, I have to raise the question again: On Bleau.info it says “start without the big pocket right hand”. I started pretty much like Hanna here did and I felt the first move was hard and getting out o

Terri Lesher, May 4, 2022 on Ambidextre (droite)

Good to know! It looks like a fun climb and you did a great job on it. Just shared what’s on bleau.info for informational purposes :)

Petra Dvorak, May 4, 2022 on Ambidextre (droite)

I have been there in March 2022, and even heavier climbers than me climbed on the block, but we didn't notice any movement. Only there was a sound of two big trees knocking when moving against each ot

Petya Metya, May 2, 2022 on Écharde

Has anyone done this recently? Info on 27Crags and bleau.info is different. The low traverse is suuuuper low, I don’t have any beta for it. Ideas?!

Terri Lesher, May 1, 2022 on Ambidextre (droite)

Please be aware of the following warning about this boulder on bleau.info: “Caution (April 2019) : some climbers have reported that the boulder is slightly moving. Be very careful if you try it and te

Jackie Hueftle, April 28, 2022 on Gargantoit

I found this harder and more terrifying than it probably "should" be. The landing is intimidating.

Jackie Hueftle, April 28, 2022 on Laser

Good one

Jackie Hueftle, April 28, 2022 on La Science Friction

Classic

Jackie Hueftle, April 28, 2022 on Onde de Choc

So good.

Jackie Hueftle, April 28, 2022 on Appartenance

Problem starts around 3:20 in the video.

Helen Dudley, April 19, 2022 on Graviton

It’s worth checking this video on YouTube, even though it’s not a girl climbing. Patch has some beta that works for folks with legs too short to reach the high heel sweet-spot. This is the way I did

Helen Dudley, April 7, 2022 on Sunny Sunday at Gorge aux Chats

Thank you so much Josie @shortbleaubeta for the best of the photos ????.

Reagan Blyth, April 7, 2022 on Des Verts

Great little problem well worth a try. I’m 5 foot 1” so works for the shorter person.

Helen Dudley, March 31, 2022 on Pain and Gain (assis)

Dropped pin
Near 77300 Fontainebleau
https://goo.gl/maps/DjxTJqQRtikHzqtTA

Petya Metya, March 28, 2022 on Festival D'Escalade de Bloc Sustainable

I can't wait!

Helen Dudley, March 24, 2022 on Sunny Sunday at Gorge aux Chats

Parking ... There is a bit of an issue with the regular parking space. Officially it is closed. People do still park there, but there is a slim chance you could get a ticket. If you do risk it, ple