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The Zawn  


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Location: 22.25335, 114.25508 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Brian Boyd, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Brian Boyd on Apr 7, 2014
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Description 

The Zawn is the U-shaped area closest to the prison. Because of its shape, you can chase sun, or shade, for much of the day. Many of the routes can seep for a few days after rain, and there is often a light waterfall in the back of the zawn. The upper portions of the cliff are not stable, so rockfall is a possibility.

Getting There 

From the bunkers at the base of the stairs, walk to your right. An exposed handline down a vertical wall takes you into the zawn. Falling off means a 20' drop into the sea! You can also rap in and climb out.

Climbing Season



Weather station 5.7 miles from here

7 Total Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',2],['5.11',4],['5.12',1],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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