Al Mazar As Shmalie A new old crag near a chicken farm


Limestone crag

This cliff was bolted 4 years ago with aboud hijazi bolting one Tim bruns bolting 2 and a couple of weeks ago bani Hani and rad helped fixing the lower one. Currently it has 7 bolted routes and it has potential for so much more. With various difficulties

Access issues

There was a big snake close by, and many scorpions. Chickens seemed peaceful though.


32°28’00”N 35°46’02”E Driving from mazar shamali to Inbeh once arriving lnbeh take the 4th left down towards the chicken farm and hike west.

Park at the chicken farm you'll smell it. You can either hike over the top to the north west corner of the crag or you can hike around the base.

Ethic inherited from Jordan


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warm up

A hard over hang either direct or layback to a sustained crack then traverse right. Cleaning your quick draws coming down will be tricky due to the traverse.

an easy start leads to a crux move then technical climbing on tiny holds round the corner. it has damaged anchor not ideal for top rope

over hang to a crack

there is an Owl nest on top of the right flake, do not climb during nesting season

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