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Aguja Espina Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 11,161'
Location: -33.63037, -69.5088 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Mauricio Herrera Cuadra, Tony Yeary, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Mauricio Herrera Cuadra on May 19, 2017
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Very aesthetic needle which owes its name to the sharpness of its monolithic summit.

This is located to the right of the big gully of Grupo Campanille, about 100 meters below it, between two gullies known as "canal inferior", which leads to the North and West faces, and "canal superior", which leads to the East face.

This needle presents a few routes along splitter cracks on excellent rock.

Getting There 

Follow instructions as for Grupo Campanille.

Climbing Season

For the Argentina area.

Weather station 72.3 miles from here

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Molestados Por Las Vacas 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b  South America : Argentina : ... : Aguja Espina
Perhaps the best moderately difficult route up Aguja Espina.P1) Climb up the beautiful thin crack system passing a couple of small roofs before reaching a small ledge system. Step slightly down and right to belay. Amazing pitch. Gear anchor (5.11b, 30m).P2) The crux. Follow the obvious thin crack as it arcs up and right towards a small roof feature. Pull past the roof and you are through the crux, follow the now vertical crack system on 5.10+/11- terrain to a pedestal on the right for a spectacu...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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