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Aprendiendo a Volar T 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Canal Estalactita T 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
Del Techo T 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Normal T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Ñaca Ñaca Crunch Crunch T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
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Elevation: 6,000 ft
GPS: -41.206, -71.492 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Jim Med on Dec 31, 2011
Admins: Tony Yeary, Camster (Rhymes with Hamster), Mauricio Herrera Cuadra
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Description

One of the closer agujas to Refugio Frey with lots of classic routes in the 1-3 pitch range.

Getting There

20-30 minute hike from Refugio Frey.
To access the South face, hike up to the saddle on the left edge of the cirque, around the back of Aguja M2, then scramble down and around to the base of the wall.
For North and West face routes, hike towards the right side of El Abuelo from the refugio, doing some steep scrambling (3rd-4th class) to base of routes.

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Classic Climbing Routes at El Abuelo

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 15
Ñaca Ñaca Crunch Crunch
Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 4
Del Techo
Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 12
Aprendiendo a Volar
Trad, Alpine 2 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Ñaca Ñaca Crunch Crunch
 15
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
Del Techo
 4
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
Aprendiendo a Volar
 12
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad, Alpine 2 pitches
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