The best area in Mendoza for multi pitch rock climbing is Arenales. It’s a region located at 140 kilometers from the capital city.
Arenales, with an elevation of 2.800 meters, has the best quality of granite walls to climb. Therefore, it is one of the most famous multi pitch climbing routes of all South America. Some of them reach the 500 meters of height.
The Arenales area allows you to enjoy a great variety of rock climbing routes provided with the best safety equipment. During this multi pitch climbing trip you also have the opportunity of feeling condors fly under your feet. It will be really amazing!
As your guide, I know the zone very well so I can suggest 3 main routes to climb:
- El Cóndor Pasa 150 m | Difficulty Level: V+ (5.10)
- Rosso di Sera 100 m | Difficulty Level: 6a (5.10 b)
- Danza con Lobos 100 m | Difficulty Level: 6a (5.10 b)
The minimum requirements for this kind of activity are having a good physical training and prior experience in rock climbing, belaying and rappelling techniques.
I can adapt the trip according to your expectations and time. I have different options, from a one-day trip to several days of duration with dinner and camping gear included.
Please contact me now so we can discuss your ideal plan in Arenales. I am sure it will be an experience you’ll love. It’s also a pleasure for me to lead this kind of activities.
Price per person per day
- Guiding fee
- Transport during the trip
- Group equipment
Optional: Box lunch [cereal bars, fruits, sandwich, juice] | + u$d 12 | For more than one day, the service includes All Meals, Tents and cooking equipment.