The best climbing destinations in India
Do you remember watching Chris Sharma cruise through intricate lines in the sweltering weather, travelling in auto-rickshaws, meandering around the stone-carved temples? “Pilgrimage” movie in 2009 with Chris and his two friends, was a breakthrough for India as a climbing nation in Asia. The most populated nation suddenly became every climber’s dreamland.
The natural outcome of megadiverse geography and having the biggest democracy is manifold rock climbing opportunities. East, west, north or south wherever you go, you will discover tonnes of crags for bouldering, sport routes, big-wall climbing, trad climbing and ice climbing.