Rock Climbing in Kathmandu
Groomed by the majestic snowy mountains to the north and bordered by deep jungles to the south, Kathmandu resides stirring rock climbing adventurous sites. This is popularly adventure sport in Nepal due to the awesome natural rock faces in majestic settings. Being a mountainous country, there are many perfect places even in Kathmandu for rock climbers. Rock climbing is a physically and mentally demanding sport. It often tests a climber’s strength, endurance, agility, and balance along with mental control.
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Nagarjun Forest Reserve Site
Nagarjun site, located 3km northwest of Kathmandu Valley is the best place for beginners, intermediate and professional climbers. The 30 minutes drive from Thamel resides the popular sites. The rock climbing adventure at this site combines the experience of bird watching as well.
Hattiban is another rock climbing spot in south of Kathmandu valley. Hattiban Site, one hours’s drive from Thamel is located on a way to holy temple “Dhaskinkali”. This climbing site, top grade climbing is only for skilled and professional climbers. Along with the adventure of climbing, the site extends the experience of calm and peacefulness for a couple of hours.
Bimal Nagar Site
The five hours’ bus journey on the way to Pokhara from Kathmandu takes to this newly open rock climbing site. The very good rock at this site at the one hand offers the adventure of climbing and on the other the adventure is full of the magnificent views of Mt. Manaslu and Marshyandi River.