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Lower Gibraltar

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About Lower Gibraltar:

Just past Gibraltar Rock, park in the second turn-out on the left side of the road. Follow a trail down the hill from the turn-out which will drop you off at the anchors for "Rapture". Rap off the cold shuts (50m rope is more than sufficient - 65' face)to the prominent ledge below. Belay from the ledge (there is a rock to the left side of the ledge to thread a sling thru for your belay anchor). Not a large area, but if your waiting for some climbs to open up on Gibraltar proper, this area offers some nice views and some solitude.
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Rock Type: Sandstone
Type of Climbing: Sport
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SequenceSequence numbers indicate the left (L) to right (R) order of the routes. Rating Route Difficulty Ascents
1 Average Rating = 5.00/5 Chimney Sweep 5.7 2
1 Average Rating = 3.00/5 Conundrum 5.7 2
1 Average Rating = 3.00/5 Lieback Annie ** (1) 5.7 8
1 Average Rating = 3.50/5 Rapture ** 5.8 8

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Lieback Annie **

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No Replies Friendly Rattlesnake jeff_m 0 May 30 2008, 8:34 AM