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Penon d'Ifach  


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The main face of Penon d'Ifach at sunset

Description 

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.

Getting There 

walk along the beach until you reach the obvious tower.

Climbing Season



Weather station 8.1 miles from here

5 Total Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',2],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Penon d'Ifach:
Valencianos   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 8 pitches, 900'   
Costa Blanca   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 6 pitches, 666'   
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Climbers heading up pitch 6 of Costa Blanca on the Peñon D'Ifach.

Costa Blanca 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a  Europe : Spain : ... : Penon d'Ifach
--via RockFaxrockfax.com/databases/r.php?i=... brilliant route which is one of the best in the area. The climbing is superb and independent, and the finish is breathtaking. It is fully equipped. Start as for Vía Valencianos.1) -, 15m. Move up, then right along a ledge to belay below a slab.2) 6b, 40m. Climb onto a slab and make some thin moves up leftwards. Easier climbing leads up and right to a belay.3) 6b, 35m. Climb directly up the wall and grooves above.4) 6a, 35m. Continue to...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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view from Calpe
view from Calpe
The Peñón de Ifach from the harbor at Calpe, post climb at beer-thirty...
The Peñón de Ifach from the harbor at Calpe, post ...

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Nov 23, 2012
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