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Calcarele de la Ampoiţa






  • Description and routes
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  • Map
  • Weather

General characteristics


 Sursă: Silvia Murgescu 

Description - Translated with Yandex Tanslate

Also known under the names of the Gomnu?ei the the Ampoi?a, the Stones of Bocioaca, Stacks the Bucket, and they represent the three blocks of limestone, with a height of between 10 to 50 km, and is located on the Ampoitei is 800 metres from the entrance to the village of Ampoi?a from the DN 74, Alba Iulia-Zlatna.


Rock: it's apparently similar to limestone, but it is a mix between the elements of brecioase cement and lime, which offers a great variety in the texture of the rock, in the light of the layers of the deposit geology (located at the current vertical) orientation and the inclination of the walls.


Features: - faces down or to the vertical with the recesses, without vegetation, and a portion of the loose, on the vertical.


The time period is ideal: the area presents excellent conditions for hiking all year round.



Accommodation:we can find accommodations at the upstream and at the two guesthouses, which offer good conditions.


Camping: you can pitch a tent at the base of the rocks, water, and food can be bought in the village.



Equipment:a single rope of 50 m and 12 to 13 of the loops feature is sufficient for the majority of the route.
Information source





Stone: limestone
Height: 35 m

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Sectors  

Nr.    Name    Stone    Altitude    Height    Routes    Diaries    Climbs    
1.P1, Sector I A With topo Coordinateslimestone20 m920
2.P1, Sector I B With topo Coordinateslimestone15 m1500
3.P1, Sector II A With topo Coordinateslimestone30 m1001
4.P1, Sector II B With topo Coordinateslimestone30 m1200
5.P2, Sector I With topo Coordinateslimestone30 m2605
6.P2, Sector II With topo Coordinateslimestone35 m21211
7.P2, Sector III - Sector Slackline With topo Coordinateslimestone25 m10215
8.P3, Sector I With topo Coordinateslimestone18 m1639
9.P3, Sector II - Diaclază Coordinateslimestone17 m503

Access and retreat - Translated with Yandex Tanslate

GPS: N 46° 07' 06.3" E 23° 28' 42.6"    
Access route: The DN 74, Alba Iulia - Zlatna, on the 10 km in the locality of Ampoi?a follow it to the west, DC-68, up to a group of houses situated at the base of the cliff. For easy access we have a of a country that swings to the right, just before the first homestead, or a narrow path, which is located after the last house.

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Sursă: Silvia Murgescu

Map



GPS: N 46° 07' 06.3" E 23° 28' 42.6"    
Access route: The DN 74, Alba Iulia - Zlatna, on the 10 km in the locality of Ampoi?a follow it to the west, DC-68, up to a group of houses situated at the base of the cliff. For easy access we have a of a country that swings to the right, just before the first homestead, or a narrow path, which is located after the last house.

Weather in Valea Ampoiului