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Bosca

5.8, Sport, 220 ft (67 m), 3 pitches,  Avg: 2 from 1 vote
FA: unknown
International > Europe > Italy > Basso Valtellina > Sirta

Description

A fun multi pitch route with a variety of climbing.

Can be done in two, three or four pitches.

Pitch 1: Lower angle slabby leads to right leaning crack/broken terrain up to a belay at a slab ledge.

Pitch 2: up shallow right facing crack feature with large horizontal cut out edges. Trend up to the right to a belay at a right facing corner.

Pitch 3: up steep slab to bushy belay area.

Pitch 4: Scramble up right of a corner, and well left of a steeper looking roofy area.

Fun multi pitch route that climbs quickly.

Location

In the middle of the Sirta crag at an area of lower angle weaknesses.

Right of the steep Gorilla Lilla (6a) and left of Senza Fatica (6c).

Protection

Bolted sport route with fixed belay anchors. Possibility of rappelling/lowering off especially the lower pitches.

Walk down the nice, cobbled trail from the summit back to the base.

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Fourth pitch of Bosca
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Carol ready to break to the upper right on Bosca
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Carol gettin' after the second pitch of Bosca
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Carol climbing the first pitch of Bosca
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