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North Sonamarg Range 
Shey Rock 


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India, the second most populous country in the world, and home to a variety of excellent climbing. From mystical Hampi in the south to the the Himalayan peaks of the north, India has something to offer climbers of every persuasion.

Getting There 

The largest airport (with generally the cheapest flights) is in Mumbai. From here, you can get to almost anywhere in the country via train.

Climbing Season

For the Asia area.

Weather station 19.1 miles from here

49 Total Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',16],['2 Stars',12],['1 Star',11],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for India:
Hiram Crack   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 62'   Shey Rock
Taley   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Shey Rock
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Featured Route For India
Basic layout of the climb and bolts.

Push, Pull, Pray 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  Asia : India : Shey Rock
Work the single crack to start with, then cross over and use either both cracks or a single crack. The crux is crossing over from the right side to the left side around the fourth bolt. It's a long climb but a definite classic. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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Dhabas in Chatru, India.
Dhabas in Chatru, India.
Looking out over the mountains in Chatru, India.
Looking out over the mountains in Chatru, India.

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