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Summary

Dozens of crags, sports multi-pitch and long traditional routes in perfect granite.

Description

The picturesque commune of Corti (or Corte) is conveniently located in the middle of Corsica's 2nd biggest climbing region. Access to the Restonica valley starts right bellow the citadel, allowing fast access to dozens of crags, sports multi-pitch and long traditional routes. Each day climbing should be completed with a visit to one of the natural pools along the river that can be found from almost every parking spot.

Access issues

A number of routes are effected by seasonal nesting restrictions. Consult the local guide books and visit http://escalade.corse.topo.free.fr/ for the latest information.

The road in Restonica is frequently congested with sighting traffic the summer months.

Approach

Corti is under roughly 1 hour 30 minutes drive from Ajaccio and slightly faster from Bastia.

Where to stay

Camping de Tuani is about 5 km up from the turn off into Restonica, offering easy access to climbing and swimming. Corti has numorous hotel, hostel and campsite options.

Activity

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