Corso Arrampicata Sportiva free climbing

Corso Arrampicata Sportiva

Corso di Arrampicata Sportiva Il corso è riservato ai soci UISP e prevede 6 lezioni outdoor teorico-pratiche di progressione verticale, sicurezza, conoscenza e rispetto dell’ambiente naturale ed è indirizzato a chi non ha mai arrampicato o ha appena iniziato. Tutte le lezioni si svolgeranno in ambiente naturale, presso alcune delle migliori falesie attrezzate della Sardegna, […]

Introduzione all'arrampicata

Introduzione all’Arrampicata Sportiva

Introduzione all'arrampicata sportiva In occasione dell’Ulassai Climbing Festival 2018 Climbing Sardinia organizza in collaborazione con la Nannai Climbing Home e con il supporto della UISP una giornata di prova per chi vuole avvicinarsi al mondo dell’arrampicata.  Nello splendido scenario del canyon Sa Tappara a Ulassai, istruttori qualificati UISP metteranno a disposizione la loro professionalità e l’attrezzatura necessaria […]

CLOSED Via Ferrata del Cabirol, Alghero.

CLOSED! Via Ferrata del Cabirol

CLOSED! Via Ferrata del Cabirol On March 30 2018 the town hall of Alghero has TEMPORARILY SHUT DOWN the Via Ferrata del Cabirol. The Via Ferrata (the best one in Sardinia) was closed after many controversies raised by the Alpine Guides concerning safety. The local administration will open it back only after the inspections will […]

Ulassai Climbing Festival 2018

Ulassai Climbing Festival 2018

Ulassai Climbing Festival 2018 The group at Nannai Climbing Home  has announced the 2018 edition of the Ulassai Climbing Festival.  Just like the previous edition, there’ll be Climbing competitions, Highlines, Moutain Biking, Yoga classes and lots more.  JUNE 1, 2 and 3  In collaboration with Nannai Climbing Home and the support of UISP, Climbing Sardinia […]

Corso Arrampicata Marzo 2018 - Climbing Sardinia

Corso di Arrampicata Sportiva – Marzo 2018

Arrampicata in Falesia: sicurezza e rispetto dell'ambiente Il corso è riservato ai soli soci UISP che non hanno mai arrampicato o hanno appena iniziato. I non tesserati dovranno, prima dell’inizio del corso, fare richiesta di tesseramento. Tutte le lezioni si svolgeranno in ambiente naturale, presso alcune delle migliori falesie attrezzate della Sardegna selezionate dai nostri […]

Corso Arrampicata Sportiva 2018 climbing course

Corso di Arrampicata Sportiva – gennaio 2018

CORSO SEZIONALE DI ARRAMPICATA SU SITI NATURALI Più sicuri e rispettosi dell’ambiente in falesia Il corso è riservato ai soli soci UISP (tessera 2018) che non hanno mai arrampicato o hanno appena iniziato. Tutte le lezioni si svolgeranno in ambiente naturale, presso alcune delle migliori falesie attrezzate della Sardegna.  Gli istruttori qualificati UISP ci insegneranno le […]

Punta Cucuttos

10 easy multipitches near Gorroppu

10 easy Multipitches near Gorroppu Nearly everyone in Sardinia knows of the Gorroppu, the enormous gorge with extremely hard and overhanging multipitches. Unfortunately though, the Gorroppu is famuous for the really hard multipitches and not to be an accessible territory for the many.  We want to prove that this isn’t the case, and also we […]

Ulassai bolting week 2017

2017 Ulassai Bolting Week

Ulassai Bolting Week 2017 From 13 to 20 November 2017 Just like last year, the guys at Nannai Climbing Home have organized a bolting party in Ulassai to bolt a brand new winter sector in what has become the main climbing destination in Sardinia.  The new sector is a gigantic wall (70 meters high) exposed to south-west: […]

A collection of Hand Made climbing Topos

A collection of Hand Made Topos So, let’s share some of this old stuff! This is a post or the old-timers, the hand-made passionate and for those who rage against the PC 🙂 We’ve put together a series of photos (they’re not HiRes scans unfortunately) of original hand written topos, designed and given by the […]

Corso di Arrampicata – ProUp & BB Pedra Rubia

Corso Arrampicata Il Team di Guide Alpine ‘Pro Up’ (Varese) in collaborazione con il B&B Pedra Rubia di Nebida lanciano due corsi di arrampicata su roccia della durata di 3 o 4 giorni QUANDO: 29-31 Ottobre 2017: Primo stage di 3 giorni 01-04 Novembre 2017: Secondo Stage di 4 giorni. DOVE: Masua – Domusnovas – […]

Marinaio di Foresta, multipitch, Pedra Longa, Baunei, Italy

6 Best Alternatives to the Aguglia in Cala Goloritze

6 best alternatives to the needle in Cala Goloritze Punta Caroddi (aka “La Guglia” or “The Needle”) in Cala Goloritze is a great climb, that is sure, it has a fantastic view, that’s true, and the beach below is a unique spot in the Mediterranean, that’s unquestionable.  Anyhow…. in our opinion, Cala Goloritze has become […]

seaside climbing bolts corrosion

(Another) Warning for Sea-side Corrosion

(Another) Warning for Sea-Side Corrosion This video was shot by Gianluca Piras (one of Sardinian most active climbers and bolters) in January 2017 on the main crag in Masua. It shows clearly how rusted and dangerous these stainless steel bolts have become. Corrosion affects all stainless steel bolts but, on sea-side and south-facing crags the […]

Climbing Villasimius Topos

Climbing in Villasimius

Climbing in Villasimius The beautiful and smooth granite of Capo Carbonara has seen a recent restyling, with the addition of new climbing problems. After changing the anchoring points of the old 20 problems, M.Oviglia, A.Mannias and P.Contini, bolted almost 20 new routes. The crag is currently in perfect style and in a fine location to climb […]

Climbing in Cala Luna

Climbing in Cala Luna We must introduce saying that this article wasn’t intended to encourage people to rock climb in Cala Luna but, quite the opposite, as a warning to all those who decide to hang upside-down on its old and often rusty bolts. Unquestionably Cala Luna is one of the best beaches in the […]

WOW multipitch buggerru sardinia italy

WOW – new Multi-Pitch in Buggerru

WOW – new Multi-Pitch in Buggerru Davide Lagomarsino and Alviero Garau recently equipped “WOW”, a new multi-pitch in the canyon of San Nicolò in Buggerru. It has 5 pitches with average difficulty 5c, with occasional passages of 6a and 6a+. The route is located on the left of the canyon, just next to the sport […]

Feroce Umbra, Monte Oddeu, Multipitch, Sardinia, Italy

Feroce Umbra – New Multi-pitch in Monte Oddeu

Feroce Umbra – New Multi-Pitch in Monte Oddeu Daniele from DPMmontagna shared with us his last creation: a new multipitch @ Monte Oddeu. This is a translation of the description he published on his blog. The route was created bottom-up, starting in May 2016and completing on May 4 2017. The starting bolt is located about […]

All the Via Ferratas in Sardinia

All the Via Ferratas in Sardinia Via Ferratas have recently become “a thing per-se” and their number is increasing every year. Separated from their original link to the Italian and Austrian Alps, Via Ferratas keep cropping up, either to overcome difficult passages on trekking or just to enjoy spectacular scenarios. In Sardinia alone we can […]

Corso di Arrampicata Sportiva - eSportabile

Corso di Arrampicata

Corso di Arrampicata sportiva Partirà a brevissimo un corso di arrampicata sportiva, gratuito per 15 residenti nel Sulcis-Iglesiente di età compresa tra i 14 e 30 anni. Il corso è parte del progetto eSPORTabile, organizzato dalla UISP Sardegna in collaborazione con Climbing Sardinia e finanziato dalla  Regione Sardegna nell’ambito dei progetti denominati “CultuRas” e “CultuRas2” […]

Ulassai Climbing Festival 2017

Ulassai Climbing Festival 2017

Ulassai Climbing Festival 2017 The climbing bunch at Nannai Climbing Home, supported by the Comune di Ulassai and the Pro Loco, has organized the 1st edition of the Ulassai Climbing Festival.  Scheduled for the weekend 2 – 4 July 2017 and announced as “a weekend full of CLIMBING, HIGHLINING, BIKING, YOGA, TRADITIONAL FOOD & DRINK […]

Climbing Grades Comparison Chart

Climbing Grades Comparison Chart We in Sardinia (and Italy) use mostly the French chart. All guide books and Topos are only show this grading system. For Americans or trad climbers it may be difficult to relate it to their usual system and understand how hard a climbing route may be. The diagram below should make […]

Baunei sistema solare by Jan Kares

Sistema Solare – the new sector in Baunei

Sistema Solare – the new sector in Baunei Czech athlet Jan Kares has bolted a two new sectors in Baunei, right above the exhisting ‘Villaggio Gallico’ and ‘Creuza de Ma’. Jan named the new sectors Sistema Solare and Slava’s Garden with a total of 36 brand new routes ranging from 5C to 8a. You can definitely tell from […]

Dorgali – Invitation to Tender

Rebolting Cala Gonone – Invitation to Tender The borough of Dorgali has recently published an Invitation to Tender for the complete rebolting of all climbing routes created within the territory of Dorgali (Cala Gonone included of course).  The amount of the bid is € 132.097 and it specifies the need of qualifications equal to Alpine Guide.  The bid […]

Rock Climbing in Samugheo Sardinia

New Sectors in Samugheo

New Sectors in Samugheo Samugheo is one of those overlooked climbing locations that lay dormant waiting for the right time to spring to the podium.  Revamped with 2 new sectors: Apoteosi and Tana delle Volpi and rebuilt paths it can now be considered one of the new climbing destination in the Island. The climbing area […]

Louis Piguet

Let’s all praise Louis Piguet

Let's all praise Louis Piguet You may know who Louis Piguet is, but you have all the rights not to know who he is or why should he be praised at all. In effect he doesn’t really like the showbiz. Louis is one of those people who like to make this world better (the climbing […]