Dibba Inland Rock Climbing
Leanne Mulder climbing "All Hat and No Sattle...
The wadis inside Oman just beyond Dibba contain large amounts of interesting rock. So far the most developed area is Damian's Boulders, an excellent set of large water-washed and aesthetic boulders about 10km beyond Dibba. It probably constitutes the largest concentration of developed bouldering in the Arabian peninsula. There are also a few minor sport climbing areas including Wadi Hilti and the Narrows.
Descriptions are in "UAE Rock Climbing".
Drive from the UAE into Oman at the checkpoint in Dibba. As at early 2011, an informal passport check was taking place but no actual visa stamps required.
Weather station 30.1 miles from here
30 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',9],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Dibba Inland
Cowboy Up! 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Asia
: ... : The Ranch
This is one awesome climb with nice technical/sequential, balancey and bouldery moves on very smooth rock.Use a clip stick or a spotter while going for the first bolt.Start with you right hand in the smooth pocket that you can reach and your left foot on the tiny sooth ledge. Lay back on the right hand as you pop up and rock over to the left to grab yet another smooth side-pull pocket with the left hand and work you way to a comfortable lay-back position to clip the first bolt.Smooth moves on sm...[more] Browse More Classics in International