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Bomba Chimney - 5.10d

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 7
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (3)
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Ateng Safardi, August 2011
Rock (Sport)
7 bolts (2 for Batman start)
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10c
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.50/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.50/5


Batman start is just to the right of Happy Feet. The lower chimney used to be covered with a black grime. But is clean now thanks to the help of the Bomba (Fire Brigade). Climb up the short wall then further an offwidth/chimney crack on large holds. A layback move (or tight squeeze) to the right gets you to another chimney section and the anchor chains.

Submitted by: alexhoelke on 2011-09-14
Last Modified: 2013-05-06
Views: 554
Route ID: 109884

3 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.10c
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: MohamadNoh on 2011-08-29 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Bomba Chimney - 6b

The layback move before get to the anchor.

Added: 2011-12-31

  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: sundog on 2011-11-13 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars nice

excellent new climb

Added: 2011-11-14

  Difficulty 5.10d
  Safety Rating PG13
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: alexhoelke on 2011-09-24 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars not bad

Lots of holds but quite overhanging. The layback move requires some guts - the last bolt is down below somewhere...

Added: 2011-09-28