Espolón de Finestrat** 5c
[Multi-pitch climbing on Puig Campana Costa Blanca, 2 kb]155m, 7 pitches. HVS. An older route, easier than most hereabouts. Scramble up the ramp below and right of the main pillar. Belay at a tree.
1) 5, 25m. Climb the slab leftwards to a ledge and bolt belay.
2) 4, 20m. Follow ledges out right then back onto a pillar.
3) 3, 25m. Follow the ramp left to a bay. Belay bolt on the left.
4) 4, 20m. Out left into a groove, up to a pinnacle on the left.
5) 5, 20m. Climb the groove on the right. At its top either climb up left or go direct (harder) to a cave.
6) 5, 15m. Follow the arete on the right and move left to belay.
7) 5+, 30m. Climb up right then move leftwards across a ledge. Climb a crack to an arete and follow this to the abseil station. © ROCKFAX


FA. M.Pamares, F.Garcia 1984

Photo: Multi-pitch climbing on Puig Campana Costa Blanca © Fi Chappell
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Led p. 1, 3, 5 & 7.
cem - AltLd O/S - 25/Dec/14 with Pero Kalugerovich

Last pitch was pretty difficult move (reachy) for 5+ (maybe something's fallen off? Small flake hold or something? Felt more 6a moves although short lived. Otherwise a good day out.
alpinismo.uk - AltLd - 19/Dec/14 with Graham

redshapedfriday - AltLd O/S - 19/Dec/14 with Debs Climber

mjeffery - AltLd O/S - 06/Mar/14

andybroadway - AltLd O/S - 30/Dec/12 with Brian Whitworth

Hidden - Lead dnf - Apr/12

Vincej - 2nd - Apr/12 with Nevil

Skullfire - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/11 with Ida Wendt

barni - AltLd O/S - 28/Apr/08 with Paul James

antroy - AltLd - 21/Mar/07

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Nov/06

Shaw Brown - Lead O/S - Mar/00 with brian hollowell

steve prior - AltLd - Nov/98 with Andy C

Another great Puig route.
charlesmfrench - AltLd O/S - 1996 with Keith Milne

Brilliant route
charlesmfrench - AltLd O/S - 1996 with Keith Milne

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