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Rock Climbing Photo: At the Armora Gedel area above Addis Ababa

Member Since: Aug 3, 2011
Last Visit: 3 hours ago
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Where has nicojah been climbing?

nicojah is in the Partner Finder and is open to climbing with new people.
Personal: Lives in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 37 years old, Male
Favorite Climbs: none specified
Other Interests: Writing, Hiking, Traveling
Personal/Favorite web site:
Likes to climb: Trad, Sport climbs
Trad:  Leads 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b  Follows 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Sport:  Leads 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a  Follows 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Boulders:   V0 4  
More information:
Has been living in Ethiopia on and off since 2010 helping establish a solid climbing community as well as new trad and sport routes around the country. Was key in the development of Addis Ababa's first crag, Armora Gedel.

see stories about life in Ethiopia, Liberia and other countries around the world on his website at

Photo Albums by nicojah    
Out There
RECENT TICKS - Show on map<< VIEW ALL 26
Almaz 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
  Dec 13
Anbessa 5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a
  Oct 27
Battle of Adwa 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
  May 14
Powered by Injera 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
  Apr 27
Between a Rock and a Hard Place 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Ordeal 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Cantaloupe Death 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Teardrops on the City 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Giants of Science 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Excess Ain't Rebellion 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
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The Coffee Break is Over 5.14a 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a
Air Africa 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c R
Feral Warp Wolf 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Liger Army 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Sau Hund (Asema Wusha) 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
You'll find the hardest sport climbs in Ethiopia over on Giorgis Wall.  Over on Liger Army! Bernde's last day at Amora Gedel.  Air Africa!  This photo shows where these two new climbs go.  Bernde Emmerich fighting for the Liger Army 
Teardrops on the City 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Humanality 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Gordon's Hangover 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
You Don't Mess with the Zohan 5.13c 8a+ 30 X- 31 E7 7a
Cracked Wheat 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Stiffler's Mom 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  Suggests: 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
the French Route 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b  Suggests: 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b R

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