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:
Monzino route (on North Tower) 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a WI1 Easy Snow Trad, Ice, Snow, Alpine, 6 pitches, 600' Torres Del Paine
Bienvenidos a mi Insomnio 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, 20 pitches, 3000' Valle Cochamó : Cerro Trinidad
The Coriolis Effect 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad, Sport, 17 pitches, 1900' Valle Cochamó : Anfiteatro
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Positive Affect 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a South America : Chile : ... : Arco Iris
We took six weeks to clean and open Positive Affect on the south face of Arco Iris. Five pitches are 5.9 or easier, it has five pitches of 5.10, eight pitches of 5.11 and one unforgettable 5.12 pitch.Positive Affect follows dihedral systems with delicate foot work and stemming along with varied crack systems that lead you to the steeper upper section of the route. The crux is pitch 18 a vertical dihedral starting with a finger crack then moving into 40 meters of sustained stemming with plenty of...[more] Browse More Classics in International
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