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Malanga Hasta La Muerte 

YDS: 5.12c French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: IX- ZA: 27 British: E6 6b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.12c French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: IX- ZA: 27 British: E6 6b [details]
FA: David Brasco, Rosa Catala, 2001
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Submitted By: Mike broad on Jan 20, 2015

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Description 

This is a world class cave climb. Creative and powerful climbing on mostly big holds. It´s so steep that you have to top rope it or downclimb it to clean your draws. Be especially careful on top rope because it´s possible to hit a boulder. It´s a very safe lead but make sure your belayer is paying attention. You can usually get one of the locals to clean your draws, and put them on for you, because they train on this climb constantly. They call it ´la puta del barrio.´ Super duper sick!!

Location 

Starts on the right side of the cave, traverses the roof, and then exits above the cave entrance.

Protection 

10 bolts.


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By arichy
Apr 1, 2015

So good.