La Vena

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2 mins
Downhill
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The tall wall directly above the small parking area has many superb and sustained routes on immaculate rock. Further right is a very steep and streaked wall with more long tufas and right again it gives way to a vertical wall of pockets and crimps. Guidebook page 8.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Epoca Negra
At the far left of the crag close to the descent is the start of this deceptively hard pitch.
 
2 Stars
Strong
8a
2
Pata Negra Top 50
Start up Epocha Negra before moving further right on more tufas and up to a lower-off in the break.
 
2 Stars
Strong
8a+
3
Aromes de Montgrony
The full-length tufa pipe is a superb feature. The initial overhang is breached using some bolt-on holds.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Strong
Pumpy
8a+
4
Els Visitants Top 50
Start just right of the low overhang.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Strong
8a
5
Aliens Top 50
The Aliens face is a stern test of tufa-climbing followed by the easier corner above.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7a+
6
Zon Viatge a Venus
Start up Aliens before climbing straight up more tufas to a lower-off in the break.
 
2 Stars
Strong
7a
7
Que la Forca t'Acompanyi
Climb direct to a lower-off in the break below the overhang-capped corner.
 
2 Stars
Strong
7a
8
Pacte Satanic
A stunning line.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Strong
Pumpy
8a+
9
Terre de Nineu
An appealing leaning wall with little in the way of tufa but with a hard sequence midway.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7c+
10
La Luna en un Love Top 50
Tricky and sequency.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
8a+
11
El Marabariste
The short but steep tufa on the leaning arete.
 
1 Stars
Strong
7c+
12
Amadeus
A pleasant route which serves as a good warm up although it is not steep.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Technical
6b+
13
Citrus, Altius, Fortius
A short and steep power problem.
 
1 Stars
Strong
8a
14
El Crapula
Similar to the last route.
 
1 Stars
Strong
7c+
15
El Sur
The steep section to a lower-off is 7c+. Above is a project.
 
2 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
7c+
16
Calabruix
A stunning line of exceptional quality with the crux at the very end.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
8a+
17
Amor i Odi Top 50
The 'easy' start to the next route.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Strong
7c+
18
Amor i Vida
The continuation of the line up the disjointed tufas has one poorly-positioned bolt.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Strong
Pumpy
8b
19
Canyes i Marro
Big holds on massive tufas gain a position within spitting distance of the lower-off. This is the crux . A fine pitch.
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
7b+
20
Meritxell
Complex in its lower section.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Strong
7c+
21
L' Espantocells Top 50
The leaning tufa-draped corner at the break in the crag is magnificent and not to be missed.
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6c+
22
Sheila
The first and best of the wall routes.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7a+
23
Montgrony
Tough at the grade.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
Crimpy
7a
24
El Return del Jedi
Start down the slope from the bottom of the crag.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7a+
25
Jeroglifica
Through the low bulge and then on up the technical wall.
 
1 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7a+
26
La Gundia Top 50
Very varied moves on steep tufas, pockets and crimps.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7b+
27
L'Hombre de Murtz
Worthwhile but be prepared for some hard moves high up.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Strong
7c
28
Extrana Mujer
The first of a quartet of hard steep lines
 
1 Stars
Strong
7b+
29
Tormenta Cerebral
 
1 Stars
Strong
7b+
30
Ni Colonisme
 
1 Stars
Strong
7c
31
Ni Colonialisme
 
1 Stars
Strong
7c
  • 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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