Andes Website : Climbing, Skiing, Trekking and Guidebooks in South America

Rock Climbing in South America

Some information on rock climbing in various countries can be reached from this index page.

Details of our climbing holidays in Brazil are on a separate page.

Rock Climbing in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rock climbing in the suburb of Urca, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


Venezuela

Colombia

Peru

Brazil

Chile

Argentina

Climbing on the Morro da Urca, Rio de Janeiro.

Climbing on the Morro da Urca, Rio de Janeiro.

 


Guidebooks

The following guidebooks are all reasonably easy to find (once you get to South America!!) and are reasonably accurate and useful.

Argentina

Guia de Escaladas - Cerro Catedral  (Spanish)   by Rolando Garibotti.

Cerro Otto - Guia de Escaladas  (Spanish) 

 Brazil  

Guia de Escaladas - Urca    (Portuguese) by Flavio Deflon and Delson Queiroz

Guia de Escaladas do Itatiaia (Portuguese)   by Alberto and Correa Guedes

Guia de Escaladas - Tres Picos  (Portuguese)  by Alexandre Portela and Sergio Tartari  and Isabella de Paoli

Patagonia

Patagonien (German, Spanish or Italian editions) by Gino Buscaini and Silvio Metzetlin

Cuadernos de Alpinismo - Chaltel (Spanish)  Ed. Pyrenaica

 


HOME   CONTACT   GUIDEBOOKS   LOGISTICS   COURSES & EXPEDITIONS   ANDES FAX   PHOTOS   PEAK LISTS   LINKS