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Flora and Fauna: Eagle eggs in nest

As at 03/04/2021 there are eggs in the Verreaux' eagles nest at this crag (tho the right of the top of Pig's Ear). Please do not climb on this crag until further notice.

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Created 11 days ago

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Start in crack behind clump of trees where there is a thick grey tree root.

  1. 12m. Climb crack 4m and move right onto wall and to platform. Move left across crack to wall with good holds and climb into sentry box. Belay to column on right.

  2. 17m. Ascend back of sentry box until a prominent crack, slightly right is reached. Climb this and move left-handed across wall leading to small bush. 4.5m leads to boulder for belay. Alternate finish by traversing left from top of back of sentry box to fig tree.

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Route history

1954First ascent: R. Caukwell, P. Campbell & Heeroma

Warnings

3 Apr 2021 Warning Flora and Fauna: Eagle eggs in nest

Location

Lat/Lon: -1.48827, 37.06973

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Grade citation

HS 4b Assigned grade
HS 4b Lukenya Climbs

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Lukenya is mostly trad. No bolting is allowed without a special permission from the Mountain Club of Kenya.

© inherited from Lukenya

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Overall quality 67 from 5 ratings.

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