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Mac Gregor a su Pesar al Roc d’En Sola, Perles, Spain

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Final de Mac Gregor

Having passed the fantastic Amistades Pelirrojas, we still have some energy left to try out some sporty routes in the same place, on the right-hand end of Roc d'en Sola. Just to the right of the big route starts, a series of beautiful pitches are equipped from V+ to 6a+. Above, a second series, including the one we used as a reminder of the grande voie: a short, beautiful 6b pitch, the Mac gregor a su Pesar, which can only be reached by passing an easy approach pitch (V). The rock is as excellent as ever and there's plenty to enjoy here, although you may have to aim a little harder. The area is busy, but it's still very peaceful, surrounded by trees, in this small valley leading to the Sierra de Cadi.

Technical summary

Access to the place

From the C14, just above Organya, before Andorra, turn towards Figols and Cambrils, crossing the Segre. Continue along this small road (L401), leaving the fork on the left towards Figols, and after 9 km you'll arrive under the cliffs (on the left). Park on the side of the road just before Perles or on entering the village (small square with fountain).

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Itinerary description

Hiking to the start 15'

It's very quick. Take the signposted path upwards opposite the village entrance. Climb gently towards the Roc d'en Sola, which is clearly visible. When you reach the base (characteristic roof and orange slab), leave the path to reach the foot of the tracks. The start, under shrubs, is to the right of the Putes Mosques and Amistades Pelirrojas starts. For the Mac gregor, climb one floor up the path to the right.

Course Les voies

The sector has a south-westerly exposure and the routes are very well equipped. Bring a dozen quickdraws. The topos are taken from the "Lleida Climbs" guidebook.


Alinyencs (28m, 6a)

Impressive start, but very easy to climb. The rest is very pleasant, with some nice cracks and holes. Length a little overrated (V+?).


Mac Gregor a su Pesar (40m, 6b)

The route is done in 1 or 2 pitches. 1st part easy on a ramp (IV+) which becomes vertical at the end (V). The 2nd part becomes more complicated. An athletic step transfers to the left before exiting onto a thin slab. The end, using wide cracks, is easier (V+).

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