L’escalade est un sport, activité, philosophie qui attire de plus en plus des adeptes et c’est tant mieux. Pour vous qui débutez dans cette magnifique aventure nous avons créé cet article afin de vous aider à trouver une salle d’escalade, à choisir votre matériel et à connaitre les technique de base nécessaire pour la pratique d’escalade en salle.
The memories ofyour outdoorclimbingfeatsbegin torecedeinto the pastand looking for away to keepintactyour enthusiasmfor climbingduringthe approaching winter? Nothing betterin this casethan tostart preparingagreat wayclimbingprojectfor next spring
The climbing gear
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Tokeep fit andwell preparedfor the futureachievement,we must also think of trainingand practice ofclimbingduring the winter.Thesedaysmanyare theclimbing gymsin cities.Ifyouare looking for onecloseto you, we recommend that youuse theonline mapprovided bythe siteilooove.it
Now thatyou foundthe ckimbing gym nearest to you what you lackis climbingpartner or partners. Unlike othersports for which it’s always goodto have colleaguestomotivateeach other, in climbinghaving a partner (belayer)to ensure you while you are climbing is indispensable.
Turda Gorges (Cheile Turzii) exceptional climbing site
Located in theheartof Transylvania, thenorthwestregion of Romania, the natural reservationCheileTurziiis one ofthe most importantclimbing areasin Romania.The gorgesarecrossfromnorthwest tosoutheast bythe river “Hasdate” and so the leftsideis exposedsouthwhile the rightsideisfacing north.
The site hasover 250climbing routesdividedbetweenthe two sides. The routes of theleftside(facing south) are idealfor climbingearly morning hourswhilethe rightside routes (facing north) are to be promote for climbingin the afternoon.
The levelof difficulty of the routes ranges from4 to 9butthemajorityof the routes havea difficulty levelbetween 5and8.
The bigger part of the routes have an average lengthof20meters, butthere are alsolonger routesup to50m.In short,with a ropeof70 myou canclimb onmost of theroutes of the site.
The site alsoincludeshundredsofgreat routes ranging from 1 pitch(1relay)to 11lengths ofrope(10relays).
Here is the list of things to take with you for the trip: your climbing shoes
money for meals
Day 1 (Friday):
Arrived at Cluj-Napoca airport, a private driver is waiting for you to bring you to the hotel “Pensiunea Laura” near to the climbing site. Enjoy the evening to take a walk around, have a drink / dinner in the bar / restaurant, relax at the hotel’s spa.
Day 2 (Saturday):
After breakfast the climbing instructors will pick you up at the hotel for the morning climb. Indulge yourself on the routes of the southern face under the morning sunlight. At lunch time back to the hotel restaurant or go to the other side of the gorge to reach the restaurants that offer excellent local dishes. After lunch return to the climbing site to climb out of the sun on the routes facing north. In the evening, return to the hotel for dinner and a well deserved rest.
Day 3 (Sunday):
Similar to the day before, enjoy this new day to discover new routes among more than 250 routes of the site.
Day 4 (Monday):
After breakfast the driver picks you up to take you to the airport in time for your return flight.
This trip wasdesigned for you bySerban.Formore information aboutthe beautifulclimbing site CheileTurziiwe recommendthe websiteofMunteanuAdrian“Zone de escalada sportiva si alpinism din Transilvania“. Although the siteisin Romanian the site topoandclimbing routeslists areuniversallyunderstandable