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Tonsai Roof (Tidal Wave Area)

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Tonsai Roof (Tidal Wave Area)  

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BETA PHOTO: Tonsai Wall viewed from the Freedom Bar.

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Tonsai Roof refers to the roof routes that start under the ladder in front of Freedom Bar and continue right to "Cafe Andaman" and "Tonsai Playboy."

Getting There 

Walk under the ladder!

Climbing Season

For the Tonsai Bay area.

Weather station 5.6 miles from here

7 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Tonsai Roof (Tidal Wave Area):
I no speak England   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 80'   
Cafe Andaman   5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch   
Tidal Wave   5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Tidal Wave 5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b  Asia : Thailand : ... : Tonsai Roof (Tidal Wave Are...
Step off of the Freedom Bar porch and head slightly right (facing the wall) past the group of huge stalactites to a spot in the wall with a very steep series of bulges separated by horizontals and groups of pockets. Start at a left-facing "flake" of stone and head up and consistently left to a set of anchors.Most super-steep routes at this grade in the area are all about the pump factor and don't really have any hard moves. I jumped on this route expecting a pumpy endurance issue and good holds....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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