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Mysore Area Climbs Rock Climbing 

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Mysore (locally Mysuru) is a city in Southern Karnataka, about 3-4 hours west of Bangalore. The capital of the Mysore kingdom over half a millennium, Mysore has a rich cultural history and hosts large palaces, gardens, mosques and temples. The rock is granite, and is just recently starting to see some development beyond bouldering.

Getting There 

Mysore can be reached by train or bus from most cities in South India. From Bangalore, there are trains and buses for Mysore leaving every hour.

Climbing Season

Weather station 0.8 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: crack to arete

Bheema's Arete 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b  Asia : South Asia : ... : Bheemana Bande
This beautiful arete, with the lake in the backdrop, provides multiple options to climb. Currently top rope (extend the anchor that you set up for Chota Bheema).The classic line would be to start along the crack system on the right side, move to the arete and then start climbing upward. First climbed on TR by Samiran. The crux is the first 15 feet, about 6a/6a+. Possible to do slightly harder variants based on how soon or late you transition from the face to the arete.Possible to climb from the ...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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