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An outstanding excursion up the upper third of the massive cliff below Cristo Redentor (the big Jesus statue looking over Rio). From Road, get to SE ridge and traverse round to above the massive S face. P1 (* 35m 19) Corner. P2 ( 25m 17) Ridiculously exposed traverse L across slab then bold up slab past 2 bolts, step R after steepening to small belay ledge. P3 ( 30m 13) Trend R up slab, then back L up corner. P4 (* 20m 12) Up L to flake then up to ledge and L to tree belay. P5 (** 20m 19) crux slab past bolts. Walk up to a hero's welcome at the tourist lookout.

3 bolts after the traverse used a cam for extra safety

Route History:

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Location:  

Located in Rio de Janeiro approx:
Lat/Long: -22.812003,-42.858950

Route Grade Citations

4° IVsup E2 D1 Community registered grade
19 ***Will Monks
VIsup ***Jens Altvater

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 93%

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Comments keywords

amazing nice scary runout tricky exposed feet traverse crimpy crack

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