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Attempt on "Take off" 7c max, 140m
A small photo and video report of the attempt of "Take off" in Noravank canyon by: Vladimir Belousov, Roman Isakov, Mkhitar Mkhitaryan. ...
Climbing Armenian Cup (bouldering), May 31 - June 1, 2014
Armenian Alpine Club first time held in the country Climbing Armenian Cup (bouldering) on May 31 – June 1, 2014. The event has been supported...
Armenian climbing team at "Experience the Rocks of Georgia"
Right a year ago "Norwegian Agency of YIA", by the efforts of Per Erling Tilset Larsen and Eirik Skar, took our team to Flatanger, Norway to the...
"Arev" Armenian Rock Climbing Festival, May 25-31 2013
3th “Arev” Armenian Rock Climbing festival was hold by Up The Rocks club on May 25-31, 2013. The event took place in Hell’s canyon and No...
Rock climbing on Basalt Columns of Armenia is banned
"Revival" WI4, 33m
Our greatest friend, Hayk Barseghyan, had found this amazing part of Akhuryan gorge a long ago, but somehow he guessed that it can become into i...
New jump from Davidashen bridge(100m high) - 40m free fall, 55m fall depth
We decided to perform it on 22 of June, on Sunday, but it started raining at that moment and so that the ropes didn’t get wet I decid...
Swinging Rope Jumping 01.12.07
Since I saw Erik Perlman’s film ‘Masters of Stone 5’ in which Dan Osman performs his mad tricks of rope jumping I couldn’t stop thinki...
Less snow, much fun!
A great pleasure and fun is to ski with a good friend Alexey Shustrov, who investigated so much to promote the ski touring in Armenia. A ski week ...
Another great skiing with nice crew!
It's March 2, the weather is quite warm for this time of a year, there should be a tension skiers' minds, but the best is to go and check! ...
The old guides' ski-tour in Armenia
This time we were honored to host the iconic mountain guides Jaccoux Claude and Alberto Re in Armenia. Despite their pretty solid ages a group of ...
Ski touring in Georgia
During the ski tour program in Armenia last year, Philippe Descamps, with his group of skiers, was interested in the ski tour trip in Georgia for ...
"Eagle Ski Club" ski-touring in Armenia
“Eagles”, the way “Eagle ski club” members call themselves here, were the most cheerful group I have skied with! They said Bruce Goodlad, ...
“Zangezour” FA on NE buttress of Mt Khoustoup 3201m
In the night of Oct 24 we finally met with Vladimir Belousov in Zvartnots airport, and then we had a chance to sleep few hours till we would sta...
Mt Ushba south peak (4710m)
When two guys, who had never met before and don’t know much about each other (besides couple of g-mails) immediately set of to climb a serious m...
D-1, Mt Weissmies 4027m
The stories from series ”D” are about one of my Dreams that came in true: I mean that’s the first climbing trip of mine In Europe. The au...
Expedition on mount Alamkouh(4850m), Iran
On the 14th of Aug the team arrived at Tehran. After lodging at our friend Arayik’s place and having a rest along with Sourik we set of...
Aghvan Chatinyan (Armenian hard man)
Aghvan Chatinyan was born on December 14, 1927 in Vardapluri, a village in Stepanavan, Armenia. In 1945 graduated from Kirovakan Agricultural ...
Rock Climbing Standards and Ethics in Armenia
Rock Climbing Routes in Armenia
"Arev" Armenian Rock Climbing Festival, May 2013
"Arev" Armenian First Ascent Open Festival, May 2011
Rock climbing on the Basalt Columns of Armenia is banned
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