ROCCA PENDICE (TEOLO) ROCK CLIMBING AREA | PADOVA PROVINCE

Rock Climb Padova, Rocca Pendice

Rocca Pendice is volcanic cliff located in the Colli Eugenai and has over 300 bolted routes to climb on. The climbing at Teolo (the other name for Rocca Pendice) is technical and takes good footwork and route reading skills. If your style if power climbing you could get 'handed you lunch' at this site, there are many mid ranges climbs that can only be done with technical sequences.

Rocca Pendice is a great area for a 2 -3 days of climbing, sitting just south of the city of Padova and located in the Euganei hills (best know for the hot springs in Abano) there is plenty to do on none climbing days, as a major wine region and protected area the Euganei hills makes for a quite and relaxing area to vacation.

Rocca Pendice rock climbing site offers a great change of pace to the limestone cliffs that dominate the region

ROCCA PENDICE (TEOLO) ROCK CLIMBING GUIDE

REGION Veneto Region
PROVINCE Padova Province
LOCATION Euganei Hills
NEAREST TOWN Teolo
Rock Climb Teolo, Padova
TYPE OF ROCK Volcanic
HEIGHT 200 meters
NUMBER OF ROUTES 360+ (4 to 8a)
LENGTH OF ROPE NEEDED 60 meter
EQUIPMENT 15 quick draws, some anchors do not have clips
APPROACH TIME 10 minutes
SPECIAL NOTES Not a place to climb if rains. Do not leave valuables in car at parking
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Tags: Padova Province,, rock climbing,

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