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The Zawn

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About The Zawn:

Spectacular setting - large amphitheater, crashing surf at your feet, and views of Shek O in the distance. Quite a few routes in the 5.10 to 5.11 range, with some easier/harder stuff as well. There are a few multi-pitch routes. the Zawn is U-shaped and south facing. Morning shade on the right walls, afternoon shade on the left.
Approach: From the end of the steps, walk over the rocky point to your right. There are two ways into the area: 1. An exposed traverse with a rope line. This option is exciting: if you come off, you will drop 20' into the surf below. 2. A short rappel. the rap anchor is roughly 20-30 feet to the right of the rope line.
Approach Time: 10 min
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Routes

SequenceSequence numbers indicate the left (L) to right (R) order of the routes. Rating Route Difficulty Ascents
0 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Oceans Apart (2) 5.10b 0
0 Average Rating = 0.00/5 On Stranger Tides 5.10c 0
0 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Rain Drops Keep Falling On My Head 5.7 0
0 Average Rating = 5.00/5 Ride the Wild Surf 5.11a 1
0 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Sea of Tranquility (1) 5.9 0
0 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Unknown 5.10c 0
5 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Sensation Seeker (2) 5.12d 0
8 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Traffic and Tides 5.9 0
9 Average Rating = 5.00/5 It's a New Zawn, It's a New Day, a Climbing Life For Me 5.11c 1
29 Average Rating = 0.00/5 The Thief and the Fisherman (1) 5.9 0