Es Pontàs

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Es Pontás
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View of Es Pontàs
Map showing the location of Es Pontás
Map showing the location of Es Pontás
Es Pontàs within Mallorca
Location Santanyí (Balearic Islands, Spain)
Coordinates 39°19′32″N 3°08′41″E / 39.325556°N 3.144722°E / 39.325556; 3.144722Coordinates: 39°19′32″N 3°08′41″E / 39.325556°N 3.144722°E / 39.325556; 3.144722
Elevation 0 feet (0 m)
Geology Natural arch

Es Pontàs is a natural arch in the southeastern part of the island of Mallorca.[1] The arch is located on the coastline between the Cala Santanyí and Cala Llombards in the municipality of Santanyí.

Overview[edit]

Es Pontàs is the recurring theme of the film King Lines, featuring Chris Sharma's first ascent of the hardest deep water solo (9b) climb in the world.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Lewis, Ashley (Dec/2007). "King Lines". ukclimbing.com.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  2. ^ Infos at rockandice.com

External links[edit]

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