The Penon is a 1000 ft. limestone plug rising out of the Mediterranean Sea on the edge of the town of Calpe. The huge white tower is home to many long sport and trad routes along with a developed path down the backside.
walk along the beach until you reach the obvious tower.
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Valencianos 5.9+ Trad, 8 pitches, 900 feet, Grade III
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Valencianos 5.9+ International : Spain : ... : Penon d'Ifach
A popular and casual route up the towering South face. Loose rock is prevalent on the lower portion of the route and a helmet is advised. Follow the beach toward the tower then where the sidewalk ends scramble up scree slopes to the base of the rock. There is a spray painted arrow at the base of the route.Pitch 1: 110 ft. 5.3 wander up the loose and dirty slab with sparse pro to a set of 4 belay bolts.Pitch 2: 120 ft. 5.4Walk left along a bushy ledge until you reach a right leaning ramp and romp...[more] Browse More Classics in International