Rappelling down the 4th dry fall
The route type:
The canyon is dry all the year round but be wary about floods during winter rains.
Drive on the road number 90 along
The route ends at this place and you can leave here your car.
For the starting point drive to Metzukei Dragot village and park your car in the village or near the gate.
From Metzukei Dragot follow the dirt road
going north and marked with red marks for
Just after the point where a side trail marked green branches to the left, turn to the right into a small ravine. Here Al-Maria canyon begins.
There are 4 dry falls to be abseiled:
1. 50m - stepped, no overhangs
2. 40m - stepped, no overhangs
3. 45m - stepped, no overhangs
4. 25m - vertical, no overhangs
Keep right side going down after the 4th fall. Last 200m before the road follow the goat trail that goes right and down on the scree slope.
***** - The only one of its kind. A "must do" trip!
**** - Very interesting, highly recommended!
*** - Pretty nice route.
** - Inexpressive one.
* - Do it if you have nothing to do...