top of page
< Back

Blinded by the light

# in Topo
Sector
Pitches
FAGrade
Grade
Length
Bolts
Top
Setters
year
2
Jebel Dahab
2
E1 5c, 4b
6c+
trad
DL, JN, MW
Topo #
Pitches
FAGrade
est. grade
Length
Bolts
Setters
year
2
2
E1 5c, 4b
6c+
trad
DL, JN, MW

Scramble up to the highest point of the
slope below the East Face of Jebel Dahab.
1) Climb up rightward trending
wide gully/crack. Continue to walk
right to the base of a slab with a white
water worn streak. Climb and step
right to the base of a short corner
crack. The left wall is made of very
bad rock, but the right wall is good.
Get into the crack and become
established with a hand jam. A good
edge/crack splits the right wall. Use
this and swing round the right face
and join another crack. Climb this to
ledge. Walk round right to base of
crack (curving corner). Climb this to
join fool’s gold in large corner/crack.
2) Second pitch of fool’s Gold.

jebeldahabeastfacetopo
Write a report
Help others evaluate this Route by leaving your comment
Rate the route
PoorFairGoodVery goodExcellent

Thanks for sharing your experience!

bottom of page