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Pirate's Belly

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Pirate's Belly Rock Climbing 


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Location: 20.76021, 107.06155 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrator: Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Asia Outdoors on Feb 25, 2016
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BETA PHOTO: The Pirate's Belly. 1. Coalition of the Willing, P...

Description 

Beautiful west-facing golden limestone wall in Lan Ha Bay. Overlooks Tiger and Moody beaches and limestone karsts reaching out to sea.

Getting There 

Arrange a basket boat from Ben Beoh (~30min), easily arranged through Asia Outdoors. High tide approach is on the right and a kayak tie-up spot marks the start to Coalition of the Willing. Low tide approach is further left on a sharp slab.

Climbing Season

For the Ha Long Bay area.

Weather station 22.9 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',1],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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Coalition of the Willing 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  Asia : Southeast Asia : ... : Pirate's Belly
Coalition of the WillingPitch 1: 5b (5.8) Pitch 2: 7a+ (5.12a)The high tide (direct) approach. Low tide utilizes Severed Testicle. Tie up your kayak and then ascend the slab to the anchors before the Belly.Enjoy the overhung tufa fest then transition onto face cracks for beautiful exposure. Take care when lowering that you can still reach to the 2nd pitch belay stance! Sun most of the day. If it has not rained recently, may be climbed in the rain....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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By Cat Ba Climbing
Mar 23, 2016
This area is NOT located in Halong Bay. It is located in LAN HA BAY
By Cat Ba Climbing
Mar 25, 2016
This area is located in Lan Ha Bay NOT Halong Bay. Please correct the locations and always double check locations before posting.

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