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Noravank Canyon Rock Climbing 


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Description 

Noravank Canyon is ripe with climbing potential. Steep limestone canyon walls with a paved road that goes up the middle. Approach to climbs consists of walking 10 feet from your car to climb. Lush vegetation, combined with the river create a pristine environment. Hazards in this area vary from scorpions and vipers to busses and cars traveling up and down the canyon at breakneck speeds.

Getting There 

Drive south from the Capital City of Yerevan on the M2 to the city of Areni , continue past Areni 1.6 km and take the first right onto Noravank Monastery road.

Climbing Season

For the Asia area.

Weather station 12.0 miles from here

12 Total Climbing Routes

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


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Rock Climbing Photo: Climber nearing the anchors

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Rock Climbing Photo: Entrance to the canyon
Entrance to the canyon
Rock Climbing Photo: Noravank Canyon, Sector E.  For complete informati...
Noravank Canyon, Sector E. For complete informati...
Rock Climbing Photo: Noravank Canyon, Sector C.  For complete informati...
Noravank Canyon, Sector C. For complete informati...
Rock Climbing Photo: Noravank Canyon, Sector C.  For complete informati...
Noravank Canyon, Sector C. For complete informati...
Rock Climbing Photo: Noravank Canyon, Sector C.  For full information v...
Noravank Canyon, Sector C. For full information v...
Rock Climbing Photo: Noravank Canyon, Sector C. For full information vi...
Noravank Canyon, Sector C. For full information vi...
Rock Climbing Photo: The canyon
The canyon
Rock Climbing Photo: Maggie working her way up Kaitsak, Norvank Canyon....
Maggie working her way up Kaitsak, Norvank Canyon....
Rock Climbing Photo: 5-sector-cave
5-sector-cave
Rock Climbing Photo: 1-sector-east
1-sector-east
Rock Climbing Photo: Topo of three popular sport routes in Noravank Can...
BETA PHOTO: Topo of three popular sport routes in Noravank Can...

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