Paret del Castellet

Trad
Lots of sun!
10 mins
Uphill

This impressive dome-shaped cliff dominates the lower end of the valley. It is clearly visible from Toix West if you know where to look! There is plenty of good climbing here, but a decent rack is needed. Guidebook page 235.

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1
Diamond Solitaire
E1. Start below a cave at 16m, perched above slabbier rock. 1) 5+, 22m. Climb the slab and then move left to the cave....
1 user comment
 6a
2
Diedro Edwards
E3. Start below a leftward-facing groove about 14m up.1) 6a, 28m. Climb the wall and into the groove. Up to a recess.2)...
1 user comment
 
Fluttery
6a+
3
Movimiento mágico
E2. Start below a diagonal orange scoop.1) 6a+, 24m. Climb the slab to the steeper section then up to the overlap. Trend...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
6a+
4
The Wizard
E3. Start below a detached block and crack. Climb the crack then reach right and clip a jammed Friend on the ledge. Move left...
 6b
5
El murciélago
E1. Worthwhile and quite exciting. Trend left up the slab to ledges then climb the delicate shallow groove to a huge perched...
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
Crimpy
6a
6
St Valentine's
E3. 1) 6b+, 35m. Climb to a recess then straight up to the steep wall. Climb the pocketed wall to a ledge then move left into a...
 
1 Stars
Technical
6b+
7
St Valentine’s
FA. P1 - R.Edwards, D.Goldy P2 - R.Edwards, M.Edwards, F.Beith 1998
 
1 Stars
Technical
6b+
8
Initiation
HVS. A route with a strenuous finale. Begin under some slanting slots in the slab. Up these rightwards then back left to a...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
5c
9
Second Blood
HVS. Follow the steep groove right of the prow. Climb to some broken cracks and continue to below the prow. Climb up left then...
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
5c
10
Rough-Rider
E4. Start as for Second Blood. Follow the slots to the base of the steep rough wall on the right. Ascend rightwards and make a...
 
1 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
6c
11
Deception
E1. Better than it looks - hence the name! Well protected though some of the gear takes a bit of fiddling/finding. Climb the...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
6a
12
Vía Diagonal
HVS. An alternative start to Rincón de placa.
 5c
13
Design and Form
E2. A counter line to Vía Diagonal.
 6a
14
Rincón de placa
VS. A wandering route with some interesting positions. Start below a groove to the left of the arete of the cliff.1) 4,...
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
4c
15
Vía Esther Top 50
HS. A worthwhile and popular outing up the right arete of the crag. Start below the arete.1) 4, 25m. Climb across the short...
7 user comments
 
2 Stars
4c
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