Little by little Chile is becoming a great place for rock climbing. near Santiago and Patagonia,there's a lifetime of new routes waiting to be open, in Santiago there's places for sport and trad. if you like big wall you want to go to cochamo valley. the Yosemite of south America: big wall, bomb proof granite with great crack climbs.
Once you get to Santiago, you are no more than an hour away from crags, you can get Topos in local climbing shops in Santiago. If you go south, you can either fly or take a bus. Looking for a crag in the middle of nowhere... U got it!
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Chile:
En la Senda de los Gigantes 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c Trad, 8 pitches, 1800' La Paloma : Pared de las Profetas
Monzino route (on North Tower) 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a WI1 Easy Snow Trad, Ice, Snow, Alpine, 6 pitches, 600' Torres Del Paine
Go Big Or Go Home! 5.10 6b 20 VII- E2 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 200' La Paloma : Contrafuerte de Jesus Chris...
Otro Dia Otro Largo (another day another pitch) 5.10 6b 20 VII- E2 5b A1 Trad, Aid, 9 pitches, 1500' La Paloma : Pared de las Profetas
Bienvenidos a mi Insomnio 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c Trad, 20 pitches, 3000' Valle Cochamó : Cerro Trinidad
The Coriolis Effect 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- E4 6a Trad, Sport, 17 pitches, 1900' Valle Cochamó : Anfiteatro
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The Doppler Effect 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ E5 6b International : South America : ... : Anfiteatro
The Doppler Effect climbs the beautiful Northwest Arete of Pared del Tiempo in the Anfiteatro. The bottom two pitches are 5.6R dirty bush pulling, and not very good. But the fantastic third pitch dihedral will instantly make you forget the two approach pitches. After that, the route sticks mostly to the true knife edge arete, following 13 more pitches and tagging two mini-summits on the way to the beautiful summit of Cerro Laguna. The stellar 12b tips crack can easily be aided, or avoided al...[more] Browse More Classics in International
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