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# in Topo
Sector
Pitches
FAGrade
Grade
Length
Bolts
Top
Setters
year
1.5
Safsafa NW Face
8
V
5c
trad
Dmitry Kuzin, Alexey Antonov, Mikhail Khomenyuk
2013
Topo #
Pitches
FAGrade
est. grade
Length
Bolts
Setters
year
1.5
8
V
5c
trad
Dmitry Kuzin, Alexey Antonov, Mikhail Khomenyuk
2013

the route starts in the gap between the first and second peaks of Safsafa and is well visible from the village. From the village to the beginning of the route 20-30 minutes. The beginning coincides with route N3. Arba Vakhetzi. Move in azimuth due east)).[Misha]

The route along the obvious beautiful fault of the left peak

P1. 50 -60 m. III - IV. Up the fault, in some places the fireplace is easy climbing. Station on a large [slab].

P2. 50m. III-IV. Up the fault to the expansion. In front of the complex fireplace, go left to the slabs with rich relief. The station is on a [slab] before the beginning of the crack leading up.

P3. 60m. III-IV. Up the crack 10m. IV, then return to the right into the rift, and again go left, bypassing the fireplace with the cork III . Move until smooth.

P4. 120m. n.c. Up the crack on foot. Take left at the top.

P5. 60m. II - IV. On the rocks of the left side of the fault, go under the base of the fireplace, cutting through the summit tower.

R6-8 120m. IV - V. Up the fireplace to the top. It's impossible to get lost here. Climbing in places V. Rocks destroyed in places. Periodically come across shelves more or less suitable for the organization of the station.


[Misha]

These are the numbers corresponding to the Topo #

AsafsafaGBTopo

N19:Scala del Cielo; N8:Geissenpeter; N18:Elio’s Route; N5:Black Dyke; N2:The Skull; N7:Com kal; N6:The Mask; N4:Klostersporn; N14:Via del Papa Giovanni Paolo 1; N20:Saturday Night Fever; N11:Warsaw - Tel Aviv Direct; N16:Via del Papa Oct'87 variation; N12:Non-Stop (Warsaw’s variation); N15:Grand Hand Traverse (Papa's Variation); N3:Arba VaKhetzi; N13:Bonch; N1:NE Ridge of Safsafa; N17:Darkness at Noon; N10:Why not?; N9:Geissenpeter (variation)

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