Hidden Valley - Wild Side

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This large and impressive overhanging wall is one of the steepest crags in the area with some classic climbs up improbable tufas. The number of routes here has more than doubled since the last guide; it is now a major venue.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Asturias o trabajas
To the left of the tufa. It is still a bit brittle high up.
 
1 Stars
8b
2
Black is Black
A tufa on the far left. Holds are missing on the traverse.
6 user comments
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
7b+
3
Watermark
The vague crack and tufas up the big black wall. It is not possible on a 75m rope. To the first lower-off is an excellent 8a.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Strong
Pumpy
8b
4
El viaje de Chihiro
A 40m project.
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5
Ultimo aviso
Climb thin tufas as far as the 1st chains, beyond these is a project.
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
8a
6
Ya somos olímpicos Top 50
A brilliant route up overhanging tufas which can be led in one mega 40m pitch from the ground.1) 7c, 22m. The leaning...
4 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
7c
7
Propiedad privada
A short hard pitch up the tufa right of Ya somos olímpicos. The drilled mono to mono move is a bit of a stopper.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
7c
8
Privatizacion
The extension to Propiedad privada.
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
8a+
9
Diagonal
A left-hand start to Keep the Faith is very good. Use the mini lower-off or press on.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
7b
10
Keep the Faith
The overhanging ramp line past a polished crux on tufas and pockets. Can be split at a mid-height lower-off or continue in one...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
7c
11
No soy un angelito
The extension to Keep the Faith is 8a to the first chain. The last part is still a little brittle, but it will improve with...
 
3 Stars
Crimpy
8b
12
Acupunctura
To the same anchors as Keep the Faith. Bouldery with thin holds.
 
1 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7b+
13
Cuestión de estilo
The right-trending crack-line has a hard crux move. Finish on the belay of Dosis, or continue to another lower-off (easy).
 
2 Stars
Technical
Strong
7c
14
Dosis
A very difficult line up the smooth overhanging wall. Chipped but still manages to be brilliant.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Strong
Pumpy
8b+
15
Pinoreta
Makes Dosis look like a path. There is a left-hand project.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
8c
16
Ergometría
A mini Lourdes (El Chorro) with a hard start followed by pumpy moves up rounded tufas. There is one hands-off rest and several...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
8a
17
Espasiometria
A left-hand variation that weaves in and out of Ergometría.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
8b
18
Espacio tiempo
A cool line with tufas through very steep terrain.
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
8c
19
Océano
The extension is 8b+.
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
7b+
20
Cantabrico
Break left out of Océano over the roof.
 
1 Stars
7b
21
Mediterráneo
A very good extension from the big hole on Océano, it spits most people off at the top.
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
8a
22
El último mono
A stunning line up some vague tufas, all the way to the top. It is only 8a+ to the first lower-off.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Strong
Pumpy
8b
23
Maestro suriyoda
Finishes at the same anchors as El último mono.
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
8b
24
Kimi
The lower wall is tricky. High in the grade.
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
8a+
25
Discipulo traidor
The pocketed wall - the bottom half looks okay!
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
8a+
26
Nido amoroso
Chipped. A left-hand version is Nido morboso, 7c.
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7b+
27
El torbe sanjuanero
A link-up of/between La criatura and Nido amoroso.
 
2 Stars
8a+
28
La criatura
A big route up the central tufa streaks. The second bolt is high.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Strong
Pumpy
8b
29
Septiembre
Climb tufas to a roof then pull over this.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Strong
Pumpy
8b+
30
Ivan 20 anos
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
8b+
31
Sweet Lady
Start just right of a corner/ramp and climb past the big slot up to the blank headwall. A strange start and a boulder problem...
 
3 Stars
Technical
Strong
Pumpy
8a
32
Dimensión diamante
Climb past a sling to a slot then continue to a left-facing groove. There may be a line to the left Paula, 8a.
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Technical
8a+
33
El club de la lucha
Direct through the low roof and the tufa above.
 
3 Stars
8b+
34
Tirali valent
Climb to a small roof. Pass this rightwards then tackle the centre of the wall above which gives the cruxes.
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
8a+
35
El gremio
A good climb up the blue streak. The start and finish are easy. The hard move is only short and can be by-passed by a loop out...
4 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7c+
36
El pito del sereno
A bouldery start leads to a virtual no-hands rest. Use it because the next 15m are steep and sustained on pumpy holds to a...
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
Crimpy
7c+
37
Hola de Millau Top 50
Start up the inverted-V tufa. Hardest at the start but sustained with a tricky upper section which is a bit run-out.
2 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
Fluttery
7c
38
La putita de Millau
Straight up from the start of La hora de Millau.
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
8a
39
El puto lastre
The low very hard crux move spoils an otherwise good line.
 
1 Stars
Technical
7c+
40
La casa de los tullidos
There are two versions at the top - straight instead of right is 7c.
 
3 Stars
7b+
41
Romocop
The wall to some sloping ledges then the twin tufas above.
 
3 Stars
Technical
8a+
42
Celia
7b up to the top tufa system (good rest) then steep and powerful moves up the tufa to finish. Hard 7c+ but easy to read.
2 user comments
 
3 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
7c+
43
Morphine
Start to the right of Celia and finishes left at a new anchor.
 
2 Stars
8a+
44
Valium
Climb a groove then move left almost into Celia, before the top finishing corner which is very steep.
 
2 Stars
7c+
45
Trompeteka
Has the same start as Valium but heads right after the start.
 
2 Stars
7c+
46
Extranjeros
There is a hard sequence at the top after a good rest, the bolts are very high and hard to clip.
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
7b+
47
Como tu Bautizo
This one has a blank passage after a good rest.
 
1 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7c
48
Reina Madre
Feels desperate at first, but there are many hidden holds. The crux is short but can be greasy. The extension may be 7c.
 
2 Stars
6c+
49
Llanuras bélicas
The blue streak and tufas on the left edge of the wall. A hard move over the lower bulge. Pass the top section on the right.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
7b
50
Todos los caminos Top 50
A good route up the vague tufa/crack system.
4 user comments
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
7b+
51
Si te dicen que caí
The prominent corner gives intricate climbing. Finish up the right arete at the top, or direct - a bit harder.
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
7a
52
Aplano y Romina
A bouldery route on small holds and slopers breaking out left from Si te dicen que caí.
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
Rounded
8a
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    Valor y Coraje
    "Great route! Superb climbing all the way. Though I agree that other 6a plus on t..." 23/Apr

    Y tú ¿Quién eres?
    "Polished moves in the middle of the route so definitely best to stick to the lef..." 16/Apr

    Dimensión diamante
    "Very nice route not to hard, 8a/8a+ There is indeed a full line to the left nam..." 27/Mar

    Bolt Tax
    "Really great route, quite easy to redpoint - the first time is a bit mind boggli..." 25/Oct

    Celia
    "I think most visiting climbers think Celia is quite easy for 7c+ and should have..." 18/Sep

    Extranjeros
    "Used to be 7b when I climbed it and some locals and visiting Brits even then sai..." 29/Mar

    Kashba
    "Great route all the way to the last few feet, where clipping the chain is desper..." 16/Mar top50

    A diestro y siniestro
    "A hard move to get to the lower off but other than that it's about 4+" 06/Mar

    García dos
    "I agree this is hard for the grade. Worth 6b" 10/Feb

    Roberto Alcázar
    "Low crux merits 6b, excellent route." 01/Feb

    Celia
    "A good route, brilliant climbing on the lower wall, and through the crux tufa at..." 20/Feb

    Luna
    "Completed this route on October 2nd 2010 and must agree with comments above, fir..." 18/Oct

    Ya somos olímpicos
    "A large loose flake has also been levered off as it was thought to be dangerous...." 11/May top50

    Keep the Faith
    "Excellent climb, quality moves. Hands free rest above the crux" 27/Feb

    La Taula/Regalo de díaz
    "Incredibly beautiful setting, rock and route. It's a pity it's only 4 pitches lo..." 11/Jan

    Acróbata porcino
    "people been saying a hold as been broken off making it harder than 7a ? i woul..." 21/Dec

    Speedy González
    "Harder than 5+. Sweating the crux" 02/Nov

    Algol
    "This is very good but the difficulties are short lived..." 02/Oct

    Todos los caminos
    "Chuffed with the onsight of this! Felt steady, no killer moves but keeps interes..." 30/Jul top50

    Hola de Millau
    "Feels a little committing, but not bold or scary, without the clips in. Steady b..." 05/Apr top50

    Timatiriticón
    "This route has been re-equipped with new bolts and is a worthwhile warm up." 30/Mar

    Black is Black
    "Looks a cool line Andy, but hard, going back over new year so may try it...enjoy..." 17/Nov

    Black is Black
    "hey paul i was working watermark unsuccessfully to the right which shares the sa..." 15/Nov

    Black is Black
    "Glad to read comments above, thought this felt hard for grade but an awesome rou..." 15/Nov

    Hola de Millau
    "good route. 7c felt about right. Hard start wrestling with the epic tufta, then ..." 02/Nov top50

    El gremio
    "We seem to keep meeting like this Andy, are you out for long - I'm due out to CB..." 21/Oct

    El gremio
    "the crux felt about v6" 20/Oct

    Zig-zag atómico
    "This route is getting a poor press, it's a good climb and nicely sustained at gr..." 19/Oct

    Quita la música
    "A definite crux - there are too many poor holds and not enough good ones!" 20/Apr top50

    Notario
    "Pitches 5, 6 and 7 are excellent. The final crack is desperate!" 27/Feb

    Speedy González
    "Crux is a bit of a thinker" 22/Feb

    El gran coscorrón
    "No disctinct crux, just joyously thoughtful and sustained climbing and quite unl..." 10/Feb

    Camilo el rey
    "The climbing below the bulges is not easy,and then the bulge is difficult to get..." 08/Feb

    Suspiros de dolor
    "This is worth at least 2 stars and is harder than 7a (7a+-7B). Very nice and tec..." 01/Feb

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