Kafoozalem Area

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Afternoon sun
Downhill
12 mins

A fabulous, secluded bay of immaculate rock architecture and the prime spot at Bosigran for single-pitch extremes. The routes take strong lines that are much steeper than they appear. Guidebook page 202.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
The Armchair
The huge left-leaning corner is a fantastic line. The initial wall is hard and committing. Start on a block at the left side of...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
Fluttery
HVS 5a
2
Beaker Route
Sections of good climbing on a snaking line up the slab to the left of the corner of The Armchair. Start at a layback crack...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
HVS 5a
3
Kafoozalem
Immaculate climbing on golden rock taking a thin crack up the middle of the central shield. Start at a small corner right of...
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E3 6a
4
Evil Eye
High standard climbing centred on the narrow tapering corner right of Kafoozalem's crack-line. Start at a huge spike of...
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
Fluttery
E5 6b
5
Raven Wall
The large, overhanging corner is one of Bosigran's most coveted Extreme testpieces. It stays damp a lot longer than most of the...
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E3 5c
6
Grendel
Raven Wall's smaller twin is also a fine climb, and like many of the lines hereabouts is far steeper and longer than first...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E2 5c
7
Patience
A good route that rises to a climax in its upper corner. Start at a wide chimney at the right-hand end of the ledge.36m....
 
2 Stars
Technical
E3 5c
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    Zig Zag
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    Autumn Flakes
    "Finally, we reckoned the pitch grades were 4a, 4b, 4a." 04/Sep

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