Rock Climbing of sikkim

Rock Climbing

yuksom Rock

Rock climbing in Sikkim is another thrilling and challenging sport for those who love and live adventure sport. It involves climbing a natural rock formation or an artificial man-made the rock climbing in Sikkim most of the people should be well psychologically prepare and mentally strong it is moderate difficult the route in every rock in Sikkim also designed specially keeping in mind all the features this place had to offer, this multiple rock sports sport tin Sikkim on the beautiful trails or climbing up and down an intimidating boulder with Combining physical strength and mental focus with study climbing routes, figuring out moves as they go, and then use fill of power, flexibility, movement of body  and agility to conquer dizziness  heights. With the safety equipment it depends open rock. General equipment of rock climbing. like Harness, set, Rope Belay System, Helmet, Chalk, Climbing rock climbing Shoes, Slings, Quick Draws, Nuts and Camming Devices, Ice Axes Crampons etc.

Types of rock climbing summary:  Aide Climbing,  Free Climbing, Rope Climbing,  Top Climbing, Lead Climbing, Sport Climbing ,Trad Climbing, Un-Rope Climbing, Free Solo Climbing, Deep Water Losoing Climbing, Bouldering Climbing, Alpine Climbing, Ice Climbing etc.


Rock Climbing in Sikkim


Sikkim is a small state in India, which is located in the north eastern part of country region of India the number of Rock climbing in Sikkim offer an  exciting and adventurous opportunity to the sport with climbs suitable for both novices and experts.

1 . Gangtok East Sikkim 1,650. Meters  4 hour’s drive from NJP/ Bagdogra Airport. Via NH Way.

2. Namachi south Sikkim 1,320. Meters 4 hour’s drive from NJP/ Bagdogra Airport. Via NH Way.

3. Yuksom west Sikkim 1780.meters 7 hour’s drive from NJP/ Bagdogra Airport. Via NH Way.

Rock Climbing of Yuksom it is a small town in State of Sikkim also known as gateway to Goechala trek, Mt. Kanchenjunga trek and the Yuksom was the ancient first capital of Sikkim also amalgamated its Buddhist heritage and monastery located at an altitude of 1800. Meters. Appx. Rock Name: Moni Hang Rock,  surrounding at Yuksom  closed to the  Yuksom above Khoungtay Village (Yaba Ghaw.)

1953 Sir Tenzing Norgay  he was climbed Mt, Everest from Nepal after return in India few years later he was leading groups from Darjeeling Himalayan mountaineering institute at HMI. Scene the time Sir Tenzing Norgay fined the rock around Yuksom  for teaching basic knowledge about rock climbing and mountaineering training from Darjeeling Himalayan mountaineering institute at HMI, students. At that time the rock known as simply, Yuksom Rock.


Yuksom is one of the hottest tourist destination in west Sikkim also world famous trek point of Goechala known as base camp of Goechala trek. Trekker those are interesting for rock-climbing  at Yuksom of trekking season they climbed Yuksom Rock.


Few years later scene 2012 myself Puspa Lall Gurung M.D of Black Yak Expeditions and with my cousin  and relative at Yuksom khoungtay Village. We start promoted the rock Climbing at Yuksom  located at above Yuksom Khangtay Village close to the Yaba Ghaw at an elevations of 1,900.meter.Appx and one hours walk from Yuksom town also we present Name of Rock Moni Hang Rock.


Why Moni Hang Rock: To a lesser extent of rock climbing in Sikkim. One of them famous rock climbing in Sikkim Moni Hang Rock,  Moni Hang was a Limboo Family of (Yaba) also senior citizen of our village at Yaba Ghow of Limboo Family and into the Rock cave he Made it his truly a amazing house and spend many years into the rock cave after 73 Years old he was pass away from his family later we started promoting  rock climbing at Yuksom at that time we consulted about rock name finely we put a name of rock, Moni Hang Rock. Also advantage of Moni Hang Rock there are various natural hold like, Pinches hold, Pockets hold, Sloppers hold, Side hold, Upper and Undercut hold, Edge hold, foot hold, etc. and many type of climbing we do here on Moni Hang rock like Bouldering,  Free Climbing, Free Soloing  Top Rope Climbing, Lead Climbing and Type of Rippling and Jumaring also Moni Hang Rock is one of the tweetable and unforgettable view point of Yuksom.


Moni Hang Rock required you physically as well as mentally strong, Rock climbing in Sikkim is just the perfect adventure activity for you. It is all about agility, capacity and balance of the Rock climber. Rock climbing in Sikkim top activity offers a huge adrenaline rush but requires one to have prior experience.


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