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32m. A new route on the right-hand side of the Grande Grotta. As you look at the photo on page 28 of the guide, it starts to the right of the black tufa to the right of Taz. © ROCKFAX
FA. Michel Piola Jun 2004
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This climb is in 63 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/May/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Apr/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/14

a little wet, would like to come back for the RP
dbrooks - Lead dog - 03/Apr/14 with Gareth, Arron

meribur - Lead β - 2014

RFWilkie - Lead O/S - 21/Oct/13

PeteH - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/13 with Brian McAlinden

The Grist - Lead O/S - 20/Apr/13 with Sam Simpson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/13

marky - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/13 with Sharon

As the guidebook says - sustained in the upper section', definitely agree with that, nearly came off at the top, got somewhat confused trying to find a decent rest when much needed, but just about pulled it out of the bag thanks to a decent hold at the top! One of my favourite climbs in Kalymnos.
Cat G - Lead O/S - Apr/13 with Andy Burr

felt great to get this one, last route of hols.
Helen Gibson - Lead RP - 23/Nov/12 with dan

dan gibson - Lead O/S - 08/Nov/12 with julie carroll

DavidR - Lead rpt - 26/Sep/12 with Holly Adamthwaite

mtamber - Lead O/S - Aug/12

Hidden - Lead O/S - 10/May/12

mwatson - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/12

Finished this soaking wet, most of the hand holds were fine!
thomasadixon - Lead O/S - 02/Apr/12

JulesV - Lead O/S - Nov/11

shark - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/11 with Toby Foord-Kelcey

keefe - Lead O/S - 13/Oct/11 with Glenn Sutcliffe

Liam FLeming - 04/Oct/11 with karen dalzell

Garrouli - Lead O/S - Oct/11

ChrisCSC89 - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/11 with Nic, Ross, Wilson

Nicolas Duboust - Lead O/S - 01/Sep/11

Quite tuff tuffa climbing- like to have done this at the end of the holiday too to see how things improved- I feel it would have gone much easier.
Twisty - Lead O/S - Sep/11 with Byron Buck

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/May/11

Billg - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/11 with Will Calvert

tom rookes - 2011

Eetu - Lead O/S - 10/Nov/10 with Riikka

Robbie_Phillips - Nov/10

John Henry Wynn - Lead O/S - 25/Oct/10

skygodley - Lead O/S - 20/Oct/10 with SarahM

Marti999 - Lead O/S - 20/Oct/10 with Anna

SarahM - Lead O/S - 20/Oct/10 with Skygodley

Glenn Sutcliffe - 18/Oct/10 with Mike Waters

Hidden - Lead O/S - 18/Oct/10

Milnes - Lead O/S - 18/Oct/10

Russell Birkett - Lead O/S - 09/Oct/10 with Tim Rankin

Another great route.
Morgan Woods - Lead O/S - 01/Oct/10 with Kaly 2010 posse

Good route.Easy first half and bicep busting tufa side-pull action to finish
martroberts - Lead O/S - 24/Sep/10

Hidden - Lead - May/10

Hidden - 2010

TonyB - Lead O/S - 06/Nov/09 with Julie

Great route!
DavidR - Lead O/S - 20/May/09 with Holly Adamthwaite

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/May/09

First proper Kali route, soo pumped!
steve_biczyk - Lead O/S - May/09 with Emma Curry, Marcus Pontin

marcpontin - Lead O/S - May/09 with steve

La Mont - 2009

Hidden - Lead O/S - 20/Oct/08

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Oct/08

Richard Horn - Lead O/S - 08/Oct/08

easy moves but I didn't have enough stamina. Peeled off above last bolt
givemetea - Lead dog - 26/Sep/08 with Hannah Heywood

Hidden - Lead - 26/Sep/08

significantly harder than Taz. very worthwhile
ksjs - Lead rpt - 10/Sep/08 with goosebump

Slipped and almost barn doored near the top so I deployed a tactical tufa hug : P Went easily this time, compared to last year
smallerrich - Lead rpt - 06/Sep/08 with Gerry

On sight warm-up before trying DNA. This went fine - DNA didn't!
Dave Musgrove - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/08 with Johnny Walker

Hidden - Lead O/S - Oct/07

super sustained and quite pumpy
ksjs - Lead O/S - 17/Sep/07 with goosebump

Took a monster fall 2ft from the chain, so nearly an onsight!!! Very sustained if you're not used to tufas!
smallerrich - Lead dog - 01/Sep/07 with Rich Moss

Hidden - 2007

Steve Crowe - Lead O/S - 06/Oct/06 with KM

Chad123 - Lead O/S - Oct/06 with Emily

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Style of ascent

Lead55 of 63 (87.3%)
Followed1 of 63 (1.6%)
Unknown7 of 63 (11.1%)

'Climbed'9 of 63 (14.3%)
clean O/S46 of 63 (73.0%)
clean β1 of 63 (1.6%)
clean rpt3 of 63 (4.8%)
clean RP1 of 63 (1.6%)
dogged3 of 63 (4.8%)