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+
2
Fuut-Lappen
Start from Le Cash-bomb and move right just under the lip.
 7a
3
Leistenmatz
A hard and smooth part of the wall.
 
1 Stars
Technical
8a
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
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+
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
7
The Might of the Stalactite
A right-to-left traverse over the lip of the cave. A must-do!
 
2 Stars
7a
8
Double Penetration
An alternative start to Erection from the largest stalactite here.
 
1 Stars
7b
9
Transversal
Independent and bold. Everyone is impressed with this one!
 
3 Stars
Fluttery
7a
10
Supermarket Fantasy
Climb to the roof on moderate holds. Navigate the roof to gain and finish up the vertical wall above on numerous small edges.
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
7b
11
Big XXL
A mega classic! Start from The Block and reverse The Might of the Stalactite until you begin to naturally elevate towards a...
 
3 Stars
Reachy
Strong
7a
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+
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+
14
Roter Baron
A parallel line to Granaten-Einstiez. The upper wall is much easier. Previously known as Mecca.
 
1 Stars
6c
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
16
Ralph Kaiser's Neue Kleider.
A nice little route that requires a little kick out if coming off.
 
1 Stars
6a+
17
She.
Similar to Ralph Kaiser's Neue Kleider.
 
1 Stars
6a+
18
Goldene Nase
Slabby climbing leads to a technical steep section above. Not often done due to the landing.
 
Fluttery
7b
19
Goldie Hawn
An increasingly popular line. Start at the left side of an incut and head direct up the groove and onto the upper face. A...
 
1 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7b+
20
Tower of Power
Not very popular because of the quality of Golden Shower.
2 user comments
 7a
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
22
Klem Beach
A wealth of sloping pockets up this wall leads the way.
 
1 Stars
6b+
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