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Bangalore Area and Southern Karnataka 
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India Rock Climbing 


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Description 

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

52 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',19],['2 Stars',12],['1 Star',11],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',8],['5.7',4],['5.8',5],['5.9',8],['5.10',23],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',1],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',1],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in India

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

2ABC 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  Asia : India : Shey Rock
This climb is two sections; the first has a handful of tough face moves on the fourth and fifth bolts. In the second section, get into the crack then traverse right on the small crimp ledge. End just how you started with some tough face moves. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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Rock Climbing Photo: Dhabas in Chatru, India.
Dhabas in Chatru, India.
Rock Climbing Photo: Looking out over the mountains in Chatru, India.
Looking out over the mountains in Chatru, India.

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