Jardín de la Punta del Pilar

Jardín de la Punta del Pilar

Page Type: Route
Lat/Lon: 40.26180°N / 5.1814°W
Route Type: Scramble / Rock Climb
Time Required: Half a day
Difficulty: max. IV+

Approach


See MAIN PAGE / Camping / "View more info" / Refuge Antonio Victory to get to the base of the climb.

Route Description


From La Apretura, ascend canal (gully) de la Punta Mónica. Reach the col between this peak and Mono's buttresses. Climb a system of crags, dihedrals and narrow gullies starting some meters til the col. This system finish on a little flat below a big built-in rocky block. This point also can be reached climbing a chimney (20 meters until the col) that start 5-6 m below a great rocky protuberance. Finally climb the built-in rocky block on the left side.

Essential Gear


May be rope, carabiners, camalots and all necessary gear for a IV+ graded rock climb.