Sector Santimonia

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Sport
Morning sun
Up and Down
15 mins
Sheltered

This sector was one of the first sections of the Gorge to be developed but it is now very quite and some of the routes are becoming a bit neglected with old bolts. The best routes are technical and finger-tweaking walls with masses of exposure. Guidebook page 112.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Ventana en el tropico
10m. A short problematic pitch above the pipe bridge.
 
Technical
7a+
2
Camino sin ander
On the far side of a big gap in the Walkway is this long route.The pitch grades are - 1) 4, 2) 6a, 3) 6a+, 4) 4.
 6a+
3
Sendero luminoso
A long mixed expedition that starts at the base of the gorge with a hard aid pitch. Access by abseil.1) 5+/A2, 2) 6a, 3) 3....
 
Pumpy
6c+
4
Polva de angel
17m. A hard line through the roof is a bit of an enigma.
 
Strong
8b
5
Hartelo
23m. The hanging arete with lots of exposure.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7b
6
Sangre latina
26m. The stunning central corner is high in the grade.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Technical
6c
7
La tregua del pedal
28m. The towering wall has a scrappy start. The last move can be out flanked on the left at 7c.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7c+
8
Santimonia
The best of the routes on this sector with three varied and interesting pitches and with the added bonus of good rock.1)...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6c+
9
Desos de domino
16m. The right-hand of the two cracks.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
Crimpy
7a+
10
Jabega
16m. The blank wall and small overlap is chipped.
 
Technical
Pumpy
7b+
11
Moco de hierro
12m. A short route with a tricky start.
 
Technical
Pumpy
6c
12
Libertad de movimiento
Abseil from the far side of the bridge. The easy first pitch is used to access the 7a+ pitch. The pitch grades are - 1) 3, 2)...
 
Technical
Pumpy
7a+
13
Lobo de mar
26m. A tough pitch.
 
Pumpy
7a+
14
Moudjaidine
17m. A short pitch which has been rebolted.
 
Technical
Pumpy
6c
15
Chupa la gamba
A well bolted but very run-out route. Access by abseil.1) 6c. Exciting! Make sure you are confident at 6c before attempting...
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
6c