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YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
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Submitted By: Steven Lucarelli on Jun 22, 2010

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Anja on Kastor at Arhi on Kalymnos. Photo by Ram ...


Short steep and pumpy with a reachy crux about halfway up. Kastor is a classic route even though its short and is hard from the moment you leave the ground.


Kastor is located on the right side of the cave, look for two large holes about 30' up the route.


Bolts to a 2 bolt anchor.

Photos of Kastor Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: First go on Kastor
First go on Kastor
Rock Climbing Photo: Ram on Kastor on Kalymnos.
Ram on Kastor on Kalymnos.
Rock Climbing Photo: Kastor at Sector Arhi
Kastor at Sector Arhi

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By Braxtron
From: ...
Apr 12, 2011
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

Maybe it was a combination of greasy and seeping holds, but this felt more like 12a- to me.
By jordand
From: Seattle, WA
Oct 8, 2012
rating: 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a

Get a knee bar in the right spot and this route drops a grade or two. Almost feels like cheating!
By Nick Brennan
From: Jackson, WY
5 days ago
rating: 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a

You can see all the moves from the ground... Yes those are the moves and yes they will feel long and hilariously fun. Go for the onsight.

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