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Summary

Cheile Dobrogei, near Cheia, is a long cliff-like limestone formation along the road. It ranges from bouldering height to 20+ meters. Bolting started in 1997 with still lots of potential.

Description

545/5000 The Gorges of Cheile Dobrogei, near Cheia, is a beautiful rock formation declared natural reserve on an area of 285 hectares. The limestone, dating back to the time of the Thetis Sea, are former coral reefs. Some climbing action occured since 1995, but the bolting started only in 1997. All routes were marked at the bottom with their name and grade (French). The potential of the area is very high, both for trad, sport and bouldering.

Approach

Drive to Cheia, then take the road South for a kilometer. the cliffs are just along the road.

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The limestone, dating back to the time of the Thetis Sea, are former coral reefs.

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