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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 m4089
2.Turnul lui Mihai Borşlimestone251
3.Pereţii Alghinelorlimestone450
4.Poligonul Turnul Galbenlimestone2019
5.ATA 2009limestone1200
6.Sectoarele La Circ şi Papagallimestone26328
7.Peretele Pripoanelor With picturelimestone3178
8.Izolare (Sub Pripoane) With description With picturelimestone27 m700
9.Peretele Caprelor şi Erasmus Nyárádylimestone894
10.Peretele Uriaş Fantastic With description With topo With picture Coordinates English translationlimestone450 m250 m397045
11.Peretele Porumbeilor With picture Coordinateslimestone550 m150 m1130
12.Grota lui Hili Fantastic With topo With picture Coordinateslimestone600 m100 m263
13.Creasta Cocoșului - Școala clujeană Coordinateslimestone400
14.Turnul Ascuţit Fantastic With picture Coordinateslimestone4209
15.Peretele Ciorilor Coordinateslimestone200
16.Poligonul Unguresc With picture Coordinateslimestone700 m16 m500
17.Pestera Călăşturlimestone300
19.Turnul Despărţitorlimestone1100
20.Peretele Aerian Fantastic With description With topo With picture Coordinateslimestone550 m100 m3146
22.Cetăţeaua Micălimestone182132
23.Zona Fisurilimestone913
24.Zona Scoruşlimestone651
25.Zona Gabor Ferilimestone15513
26.Zona Moara Petriduluilimestone608
27.Cetăţeaua Mare (Colţul Cetăţii)limestone1011
28.Colţul Sanşil Fantastic With picture Coordinateslimestone114136
29.Colţul Crăpat Fantastic With picture Coordinateslimestone550 m150 m323640
30.Colţul Puşcariulimestone400
31.Peretele Suurime Coordinateslimestone421
32.Colţul Rotunjit With picture Coordinateslimestone551
33.Poliţele lui Bieltzlimestone1300
34.Peretele Vulturilor (lângă Peştera Ungurească)limestone300
35.Peretele Laterallimestone510
36.Peştera Ungurească Fantastic With picture Coordinateslimestone391624
37.Peretele din Belvederelimestone800
38.Podul IIlimestone700

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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