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Hercules

5.11b, Sport,  Avg: 4 from 4 votes
FA: Toni Lamprecht, Udo Endres, 2003
International > Europe > Spain > Mallorca > Cala Barques > Snatch Area

Description

One of the best DWS routes on the island. In the Rockfax guidebook this climb makes the list of top 50 climbs in Mallorca (including sport climbs) and for good reason. This route starts the same as Fortuna and then traverses right, up through the roof. Its easy climbing (5.9) up until the roof and then a good jughaul on perfect limestone. enjoy!

Location

In the Snatch area. Approach by boat or by downclimbing the 5.9 (5+) approach to the left.

Protection

The beautiful turquoise seas of Mallorca.

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Fun, juggy roof climbing on Hercules (6c)
[Hide Photo] Fun, juggy roof climbing on Hercules (6c)