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Cheile Turzii

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General characteristics

 Cheile Turzii 


The protected are of Turda Gorge [Cheile Turzii] is located in the N-W Romania, in Cluj County, close to Turda & Cluj Napoca cities. The gorge is crossed by Hășdate river.

Climbing disciplines: multipitch, sports climbing
In place protections:
  • multipitch: mostly old pegs, few routes with new bolts, several dedicated trad routes
  • sports climbing: mostly bolted
Easiest access: Petrestii de Jos Village or Cheia Village
2 campings, on both sides of the gorge (you will need a tent). Otherwise, it is a 20 minutes drive Turda city.
Trek to the climbing areas: 10 - 30 minutes
Best climbing period: spring and autumn
Water source: there is a water spring in the middle of the gorge, next to the tourist path, or camping sites.

Entry fee: 2 Lei for children, 4 Lei for adults

Stone: limestone



Nr.    Name    Stone    Altitude    Height    Routes    Diaries    Climbs    
1.Peretele Cald Fantastic With description With picture English translationlimestone100 m59838
2.Turnul lui Mihai Borşlimestone253
3.Pereţii Alghinelorlimestone452
4.Poligonul Turnul Galbenlimestone20111
5.ATA 2009limestone1200
6.Sectoarele La Circ şi Papagallimestone26456
7.Peretele Pripoanelor With picturelimestone31714
8.Izolare (Sub Pripoane) With description With picturelimestone27 m7014
9.Peretele Caprelor şi Erasmus Nyárádylimestone894
10.Peretele Uriaş Fantastic With description With topo With picture Coordinates English translationlimestone450 m250 m407374
11.Peretele Porumbeilor With picture Coordinateslimestone550 m150 m1130
12.Grota lui Hili Fantastic With topo With picture Coordinateslimestone600 m100 m264
13.Creasta Cocoșului - Școala clujeană Coordinateslimestone400
14.Turnul Ascuţit Fantastic With picture Coordinateslimestone42416
15.Peretele Ciorilor Coordinateslimestone200
16.Poligonul Unguresc With picture Coordinateslimestone700 m16 m500
17.Pestera Călăşturlimestone300
19.Turnul Despărţitorlimestone1102
20.Peretele Aerian Fantastic With description With topo With picture Coordinateslimestone550 m100 m31415
22.Cetăţeaua Micălimestone182748
23.Zona Fisurilimestone924
24.Zona Scoruşlimestone653
25.Zona Gabor Ferilimestone15522
26.Zona Moara Petriduluilimestone6021
27.Cetăţeaua Mare (Colţul Cetăţii)limestone1011
28.Colţul Sanşil Fantastic With picture Coordinateslimestone114356
29.Colţul Crăpat Fantastic With picture Coordinateslimestone550 m150 m324250
30.Colţul Puşcariulimestone400
31.Peretele Suurime Coordinateslimestone421
32.Colţul Rotunjit With picture Coordinateslimestone564
33.Poliţele lui Bieltzlimestone1300
34.Peretele Vulturilor (lângă Peştera Ungurească)limestone300
35.Peretele Laterallimestone510
36.Peştera Ungurească Fantastic With picture Coordinateslimestone411733
37.Peretele din Belvederelimestone800
38.Podul IIlimestone14022

Access and retreat

GPS: N 46° 33' 56.3" E 23° 40' 35.8"    


Route distribution


Cheile Turzii


GPS: N 46° 33' 56.3" E 23° 40' 35.8"    

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