Even after adding several new bolts per pitch, the route is airy as can be, with falls of 15 to 20 meters possible at multiple points.
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A line that goes through the roof of the Getu cave. It’s a crazy a 3D climb and of course extremely physical. It has several pitch’s of 8c, 8c + and a possible 9a.
Alex Honnold & Felipe Camargo travel to Getu, China to attempt one of the longest, steepest roof climbs in the world
For the last two years, developers backed by government officials have relentlessly destroyed the lower cavern system, cemented stairs into the ancient walls, constructed a suspension bridge and a glass elevator.
After a 2 week break (in GeTu for the Petzl Roctrip) we’ve come back to Yangshuo (China) to get our redpoint on for the next few weeks.
I am standing at a bus stop, it’s raining and it’s cold, but I can’t stop grinning, which confuses the 50 or so little old Chinese ladies standing with me. I just can’t stop thinking about the route we climbed 2 days ago.