Region Guide for Middle East

Use this Region Guide to easily find and compare Crags.

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1. Middle East 1,997 routes in Region

Summary:
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seasonality
Mostly Sport

Long/Lat: 46.307161, 29.198207

1.1. Armenia 0 routes in Region

1.1.1. Yerevan 0 routes in Crag

1.2. Azerbaijan 0 routes in Region

1.2.1. Baku 0 routes in Crag

1.3. Cyprus 21 routes in Crag

Summary:
All Sport

Long/Lat: 33.434322, 35.168912

1.3.1. Gerakopetra 13 routes in Crag

Summary:

Long/Lat: 32.371287, 34.965901

1.3.2. Kourtelorotsos South 8 routes in Crag

Summary:

Long/Lat: 32.702423, 34.795905

1.3.3. Kourtelorotsos North 0 routes in Crag

1.4. Georgia 0 routes in Region

1.4.1. T'bilisi 0 routes in Crag

1.5. Israel 879 routes in Area

Summary:
Mostly Sport

Long/Lat: 35.049873, 31.553528

1.5.1. North Israel 548 routes in Region

Summary:
Mostly Sport

Long/Lat: 35.384018, 32.801885

1.5.2. Central Israel 279 routes in Region

Summary:
Sport, Trad and other styles

Long/Lat: 35.147065, 31.974747

1.5.3. South Israel 52 routes in Region

Summary:
Mostly Sport

Long/Lat: 34.874258, 30.865273

1.6. Iran 19 routes in Region

Summary:
All Unknown

Long/Lat: 54.342485, 32.387102

1.6.1. Bande yakhchal. 0 routes in Area

Description:

Band Yakhchal offers a great variety of both bouldering and sport climbing routes. For some maybe a couple of the routs might appear as quite easy. Very nice buldering area, though.

Approach:

Follow the road from the resturants ind Darband. Kepp to the right(east) side of the river. Just above the treeline there is a group of large boulders.

1.6.2. Tehran 19 routes in Region

Summary:

Long/Lat: 51.426739, 35.844814

1.7. Iraq 0 routes in Region

1.7.1. Baghdad 0 routes in Crag

1.8. Jordan 37 routes in Region

Summary:
Sport, Trad and other styles

Long/Lat: 36.778837, 31.245715

1.8.1. Amman 0 routes in Crag

1.8.2. Wadi Rum 18 routes in Crag

Summary:
Trad, Unknown and Sport

Long/Lat: 35.461480, 29.562014

1.8.3. Fuhais / the Taamreh Farm Cliff 19 routes in Crag

Summary:
Mostly Sport

Long/Lat: 35.772142, 32.018735

Access Issues:

free

Approach:

Drive down to Fuhais village from Amman (Bachaloria School road) when reaching the big roundabout take a right, then first left, then second right where the globe with Jordan in the middle is. Down the valley and first left. Drive for aprox 1.5 km and the cliff will be in front of you, around 15m high maximum and 300m line of a solid lime stone cliff.

1.8.4. Fuhais / Hakim’s cliff 0 routes in Crag

1.8.5. Irbid / Durmursud 0 routes in Crag

1.8.6. Ajloun / Sami’s cliff 0 routes in Crag

1.8.7. Kerak / Wieda Slabs 0 routes in Crag

1.8.8. Jerash / Abu Mahmoud’s cliff 0 routes in Crag

1.8.9. Ajloun / Tor el ahmar 0 routes in Crag

1.9. Lebanon 0 routes in Region

1.9.1. Beirut 0 routes in Crag

1.10. Oman 8 routes in Region

Summary:
All Unknown

Long/Lat: 56.314612, 20.344006

1.10.1. Muscat 1 route in Region

Summary:

1.10.2. Western Hajar Mtns 7 routes in Region

Summary:

Long/Lat: 56.987397, 23.267740

1.11. Saudi Arabia 0 routes in Region

1.11.1. Riyadh 0 routes in Crag

1.12. Syria 0 routes in Region

1.12.1. Damascus 0 routes in Crag

1.13. Turkey 1,033 routes in Region

Summary:
Mostly Sport

Long/Lat: 31.341484, 38.617812

Description:

check out http://www.myturkishadventure.com/rock-climbing-in-turkey.html for overview of climbing areas

1.13.1. Western Turkey 197 routes in Region

Summary:
Sport, Unknown and other styles

Long/Lat: 28.520313, 39.170117

1.13.2. Antalya 699 routes in Region

Summary:
Mostly Sport

Long/Lat: 30.492471, 36.635741

1.13.3. Nigde 85 routes in Region

Summary:
Mostly Sport

Long/Lat: 35.107212, 37.825315

1.13.4. Adana 16 routes in Region

Summary:
Sport and Unknown

1.13.5. Bilecik 16 routes in Crag

Summary:
Sport and Unknown

1.13.6. Fethiya 20 routes in Crag

Summary:
Sport and Unknown

Long/Lat: 29.138122, 36.501073

1.13.7. Ankara 0 routes in Crag

1.13.8. peak kackar 0 routes in Crag

1.13.9. peak zigana 0 routes in Crag

1.13.10. peak ararat 0 routes in Crag

1.13.11. peak altiparmak 0 routes in Crag

1.13.12. peak erciyes 0 routes in Crag

1.14. United Arab Emirates 0 routes in Region

1.14.1. Abu Dhabi 0 routes in Crag

1.14.2. Hatta 0 routes in Crag

1.15. Yemen 0 routes in Region

1.15.1. Sanaa 0 routes in Crag