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Pedra Riscada, Place of Happiness

South America, Brazil

  • Climbs And Expeditions
  • Author: Edemilson Padilha
  • Climb Year: N/A
  • Publication Year: 2010

In July on Pedra Riscada, near São José do Divino in the state of Minas Gerais, Horacio Gratton (Argentina), Stefan Glowacz, Holger Heuber, and Klaus Fengler (Germany), and I opened Place of Happiness (850m, 5.12d). It is a magic line in an amazing place.

Edemilson Padilha, Brazil

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