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La Gruta area Rock Climbing 

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Location: -2.75985, -78.88791 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: TYeary, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: sanz on Oct 29, 2012  with updates from Gunks Jesse
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Do not miss this classic climb!


Rightmost area of Coji. Includes La Gruta, Coji's first route, as well as the newest development, including many hard sport routes. Home to most of Coji's moderates and many good harder routes.

Classics include Caballo Grande, Salvado por la Hierba, La Gruta, and Sol Violeta. See for detailed route descriptions, although there are also many new sport routes that are not yet in this guide.

Getting There 

From the clearing, take the main trail and bear right, aiming for the shortest portion of the cliff.

Climbing Season

For the Ecuador area.

Weather station 10.4 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

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Rock Climbing Photo: Do not miss this classic climb!

Que Chucha Me Vez 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  South America : Ecuador : ... : La Gruta area
Start at the top of Mamohacele (5.10b). Pitch 1 (5.9 - 83')Follow the line of bolts directly above the chain anchor up th steep but easy face. Build and anchor off the hangers directly below the right sloping face that starts to the left around the arête.Pitch 2 (5.10c - 99')This is the money pitch - huge exposure, beautiful white rock, and sustained small moves with tiny finger pockets and for crystals just where you need them! From the belay step left around the arête and onto the face. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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