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Sport
Lots of sun!
15 mins
Uphill

High above the steep tufa encrusted cliffs around the chapel Montgrony shows a less stern side - a fine grey cliffs with 30 well bolted lines at grades that are a lot more reasonable than 'down below'. Quite a number of the routes have name plaques bolted to the rock at their bases to help you locate the climbs. Guidebook page 11.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Sóc ben ximple
20m. Above the left-most name plaque.
 
1 Stars
7a
2
El Senyor dels Cabells Blancs
20m. Steep face work (name plaque).
 6b
3
Spits a l’aire
24m. A fine looking pitch (name plaque).
 
2 Stars
Crimpy
6b
4
Clatell cremat pel sol
12m. A short pitch to a stance on a pillar.
 5a
5
Diumenge que ve a la platge
18m. The left-hand pitch from the top of the pillar.
 
1 Stars
6c
6
Octopusi
24m. Trend left to the stance (5+) then climb the wall above.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
6c+
7
Tota la gama de sisses
22m. The left-hand side of the steep wall
 
2 Stars
Technical
7a
8
Viatge al buit
22m. The smoothest section of the face.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7c+
9
Selectivitat penjada
22m. Glue-in bolts running straight up the face.
 
3 Stars
Crimpy
6c
10
Supertrampera
24m. Steep and sustained up the left side of the pillar.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7b+
11
Carajillo veterano corto café
24m. Similar stern stuff just to the right.
 7b+
12
G.E.M.
20m. The groove and juggy rib above.
 
2 Stars
6a
13
Raquel
12m. Glue-in bolts up the fine grey wall - looks tough.
 
1 Stars
Technical
6b
14
Sense nom
16m. Climb the grey groove and bulges above - sharp.
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
6a+
15
Variante de Kasmirgualas
16m. The sharp wall above the name plaque.
 
1 Stars
6b
16
Kasmirgualas
16m. Despite the plaque this one now has its own start.
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
6b
17
La Costa del Sol
16m. Trend right to enter and climb a groove
 
1 Stars
6b
18
Borgonya city
30m. A great pitch up the left side of the buttress following white bolts. Start up a groove on the left as for the next route.
 
3 Stars
Crimpy
6a+
19
Super gam
40m. A big pitch with a high crux. There is a possible stance at two thirds height, it is 5 to here.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
6b+
20
Free Girls
50m. The classic of the cliff, with the polish to prove it. An easy pitch (16m, 4+) leads to a stance then better climbing...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
6a
21
Angoixa Vital
30m. Trend left to climb the left-hand side of the tower in one long, or two short pitches following the white bolts.
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
5c
22
Mèxic
30m. The line up the right-hand side of the tower. Good climbing but a bit escapable in places.
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
6b
23
Xavi metal
36m. Trend left almost into the groove (5, 16m to a stance) then head right up the crucial upper wall.
 
2 Stars
Technical
6b+
24
Micky Mouse
36m. Start right of the plaque. Trend left (one tough balance move to a possible stance. Continue up the fine face above.
 
3 Stars
Technical
6a+
25
Tutankamon
36m. A great climb up the left side of the face. A 22m pitch leads to a stance then trend right to a tricky finish
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
5c
26
D’en Manel
36m. Start at the plaque. A good pitch (16m, 4+) leads to a stance. Head up the rib and groove to the same tricky finale.
 
3 Stars
Technical
5c
27
Uno
 
1 Stars
4a
28
Dos
 
1 Stars
4a
29
Tres
 
1 Stars
4a
  • Latest Comments

    For MONTGRONY

    Patir del Pati
    "Harder than the route next door (left)? Very steep and very good" 10/Feb top50

    Amadeus
    "Really enjoyed this route, none of it being overly technical nor strenuous!" 24/Jan

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