Little by little Chile is becoming a great place for rock climbing. near Santiago and Patagonia,there's a lifetime of new routes waiting to be open, in Santiago there's places for sport and trad. if you like big wall you want to go to cochamo valley. the Yosemite of south America: big wall, bomb proof granite with great crack climbs.
Once you get to Santiago, you are no more than an hour away from crags, you can get Topos in local climbing shops in Santiago. If you go south, you can either fly or take a bus. Looking for a crag in the middle of nowhere... U got it!
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Chile:
En la Senda de los Gigantes 5.8 Trad, 8 pitches, 1800 feet, Grade IV La Paloma : Pared de las Profetas
Monzino route (on North Tower) 5.10a WI1 Easy Snow Trad, Ice, Snow, Alpine, 6 pitches, 600 feet, Grade III Torres Del Paine
Otro Dia Otro Largo (another day another pitch) 5.10 A1 Trad, Aid, 9 pitches, 1500 feet, Grade IV La Paloma : Pared de las Profetas
Bienvenidos a mi Insomnio 5.11a Trad, 20 pitches, 3000 feet, Grade IV Valle Cochamó : Cerro Trinidad
"Hasta Chonchi" East Face Torre Norte (VII,800 meters,5.11,A2+) 5.11 A2+ R Trad, Aid, Alpine, 15 pitches, 2600 feet, Grade VI Torres Del Paine
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Otro Dia Otro Largo (another day another pitch) 5.10 A1 International : Valle Cochamó : ... : Pared de las Profetas
Start with Genesis (2P, 120m, 5.9) to the big roof. P1 (Genesis). 70m+. Belayer should start 15 meters up the ramp. Climb 5.9 for a whole 60m rope to the 2 bolt anchor.P2 (Genesis). 40m. Continue up the crack system to 5 meters under the roof. Two bolt anchor. 5.9 P3. 30m. Traverse the roof right (fixed pin half way) to a 2 bolt anchor. On the FA it was A1. We think it will go at 5.11 after a bit more cleaning. 30mP4. 55m. Go straight up past a ledge and continue up a left-facing corn...[more] Browse More Classics in International