Macadamia

  • Description

    This thrilling 4-pitch line is truly one of the best around. Macadamia is a classic climb with sustained 5.7/8 climbing and a phenomenal final pitch that is main reason to do the route. 

  • Grade

    5.9
  • Duration

    9-12hrs
  • Aspect

    W
  • Length

    130m

  • Directions

    The Ghost. Drive to the Devil’s Gap parking lot. The ghost can be a bumpy (but worthy) off-road adventure in the summer as you drive along the river rocks basin of the Ghost River. Expect 1.5-2hr drive from Canmore. Water x-ings can be challenging during flood periods.
  • Approach

    From the Devil’s Gap parking spot, head SW toward Planters Valley and pick up the climber’s trail that take you to the Planters East wall. Roughly 1-1.5 hr. approach by foot.   
  • Descent

    Rappel the ‘Macadamia rap route’ (4 x 30m) or The Nut Man (2 x 60m)
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