El Navegador** 7a+

Rockfax Description
The front of the pillar is fully-bolted and provides a long expedition. The descent is by abseil back down the line.
1) 6b+, 27m. A worthwhile pitch on its own.
2) 6a, 25m. This pitch can be tagged on to the first.
3) 6c, 20m. Move up the right-facing depression.
4) 4, 10m. Head easily left.
5) 6b+, 20m. Up to below the final wall.
6) 7a+, 20m. The final wall to the summit. © ROCKFAX

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This climb is in 17 logbooks, and on 2 wishlists.

Hidden - AltLd - 04/Apr/15

We have to back off 2 pitches before the end due to cold little pinkies.
funsized - AltLd - Feb/15 with Fi

Rockfax cowboys at it again.
KKilroy - Lead O/S - 2015

Dizz - AltLd O/S - 22/Nov/14 with David B

Bron H - AltLd dog - 03/Nov/14

Didn't bother with top pitch, somehow managed to go a bit off route on the first making it a bit harder. Third pitch is 35m which is different to the rockfax description..
Luuuuuke - AltLd O/S - 29/Oct/14 with Si

reccommend running pitches 1&2 together to avoid an uncomfortable stance (and pitch 2 is 15m of 5+). Our 67m rope got us down pitch 3 ok. Top pitch only 6c if hard section is avoided.
soph - AltLd - 31/Dec/12 with Helena Robinson

first 3 pitches
John Kettle - Lead O/S - 06/Dec/12

Left out the last pitch as it is badly bolted and hard! Preceding pitches are absolutely beautiful though. P1 6b+ Lead (1 rest), P2 6a Second O/S, P3 6c Lead O/S, P4 4 Second O/S, P5 6b+ Lead O/S
BorisVBlade - AltLd dnf - 31/Mar/10 with Daniel Wong

Great climbing. Missed out the last pitch due to claims of “bad bolting” though the bolts looked new and shiny on the last pitch. Led the 35m 6c pitch (not 20m as Rockfax claimed). A 70m rope is required for abbing from this route between lower offs. The 6c pitch is the longest and there is no intermediate lower off.
Will Hunt - AltLd O/S - 30/Mar/10 with Sean Jacobs

1st pitch is the crux pitch. pitch 3 is 35m. Rockfax's accuracy is dredfull and quite frankly dangerous when it comes to pitch lengths! take a 70m rope if you dont want to rap off 1 bolt.
markalmack - AltLd O/S - 24/Feb/10 with gregg capon

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 24/Feb/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - Jan/10

Hidden - Lead - 2010

dswansonlow - AltLd O/S - 17/Dec/09 with Ivan

Made the mistake of going up whilst windy. We got blown to hell! and backed off just before the final face. Stunning exposure!
DrGav - AltLd dog - 08/Feb/09 with Dave

All pitches
goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 08/Jan/01 with Iain Fisher

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