Cova Area

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Sport
Lots of sun!
15 mins
Level

A delightful crag, with great rock and some amazing architecture. The crag is around 14m in height. A breezy, dry day will give the best conditions in the cave.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Le Cash-bomb
A hard line with a nasty ledge below for you to avoid.
 7a+ S2
2
Fuut-Lappen
Start from Le Cash-bomb and move right just under the lip.
 7a S1
3
Leistenmatz
A hard and smooth part of the wall.
 
1 Stars
Technical
8a S1
4
Oachikas
A popular line. From The Block, launch straight into the roof on good holds which lead to the upper wall where the tricky bit...
 
2 Stars
Strong
7a S0
5
Drop Shadow Diseases
A popular link up. Start as for Oachikas and follow the natural line rightwards to join the top section of Transversal.
 
2 Stars
6c+ S0
6
Erection
Start from The Block, and make your way rightwards over the roof which leads to easier face climbing above.
 
1 Stars
Technical
7b S0
7
The Might of the Stalactite
A right-to-left traverse over the lip of the cave. A must-do when visiting the Cova!
 
2 Stars
7a S0
8
Double Penetration
An alternative start to Erection from the largest stalactite here.
 
1 Stars
7b S0
9
Transversal
Independent and bold. Everyone is impressed with this one!
 
3 Stars
Fluttery
7a S0
10
Supermarket Fantasy
Climb to the roof on moderate holds. Navigate the roof to gain the vertical wall above which is ascended on numerous small...
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
7b S0
11
Big XXL
An absolute mega classic! Start from The Block and reverse The Might of the Stalactite until you begin to naturally elevate...
 
3 Stars
Reachy
Strong
7a S0
12
Granaten-Einstieg
Often greasy at the start as well as being a little bit friable in places. Cutting out right onto Big XXL reduces the grade to...
 
Loose
7a+ S0
13
Granaten Woman
Start as for Granaten-Einstieg and, when you join the line of The Might of the Stalactite, head up and left to traverse the...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
7b+ S0
14
Roter Baron
A parallel line to Granaten-Einstiez. The upper wall is much easier. Previously known as Mecca.
 
1 Stars
6c S0
15
Genoveses
The line just left of the Darth Vader's helmet feature. Sometimes used as an alternative finish to The Barques Traverse.
 
1 Stars
6b S0
16
Ralph Kaiser's Neue Kleider.
A nice little route that requires a little kick out if coming off.
 
1 Stars
6a+ S1
17
She.
Similar to Ralph Kaiser's Neue Kleider.
 
1 Stars
6a+ S1
18
Goldene Nase
Slabby climbing leads to a technical steep section above. Not often done due to the landing.
 
Fluttery
7b S2
19
Goldie Hawn
An increasingly-popular line, which is further left than previously described. Start at the left side of the incut and head...
 
1 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7b+ S1
20
Tower of Power
Not very popular due to the quality of the next line.
2 user comments
 7a S0
21
Golden Shower
This is the most popular line on this section of the cliff. Start to the left and move into the start via a juggy rail (or...
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
Crimpy
7a S0
22
Klem Beach
A wealth of sloping pockets up this wall leads the way.
 
1 Stars
6b+ S0
23
The Barques Traverse
90m+. A long and fairly easy right-to-left traverse which eventually tackles the final section of Big XXL. There are one or two...
 
1 Stars
6b S2