Fri 19th Apr 19, 1:00 am
4 days
Rock Climbing
Let's do Traditional (Trad) Climbing course in Long Dong, Taiwan!
This trip is organized by QXAdventures Long Dong on the north east coast of Taiwan is one of Asia's Premier rock climbing destinations. Located in the northeast part of Taiwan about 45 minutes to 1 hour drive from Taipei, it is home to beautiful beaches, great swimming and diving and historic hiking trails along coastal mountains. Long Dong’s high quality sandstone cliffs stretches for 2km along the coast and offers excellent climbing for climbers of all grades. They feature around 500 routes up to 70m high and includes sports climbing and trad routes, deep water soloing and bouldering. The sapphire blue waters of the Pacific ocean and stunning rock formations create a perfect backdrop to the fantastic climbing with beautiful vistas of Bitou Cape, Sandiao Cape, and Aodi Bay. With top quality climbing and incredible views at the top, Long Dong is the perfect seaside rock climbing destination! This April we will go down to Taiwan to experience trad climbing while enjoying amazing seaside views! Need we say more? Come join us as we climb and explore the spectacular crags of Long Dong! Limited slots available so do sign up soon. Minimum 4 pax to go! *Take note that this trip will be lead by the agent in Taiwan. Trip cost: 5 pax and below: SGD 750 per pax 6 pax and above: SGD 700 per pax (Sign up by 20 March) Please note this trip is not confirmed till we have the minimum number of signups. Do check with MOA staff before purchasing your flight tickets. ************************************************************************************* Disclaimer: Please note that you join this event at your own risk and you are solely responsible for your own health and safety. By signing up for this event, you are agreeing to all our Terms & Conditions -
Personal equipment required are: • Climbing helmet (Can be provided) • Harness (Can be provided) • Comfy climbing shoes • Chalk bag + chalk • Finger tape • Backpack • Water bottle (2L) • Covered shoes/approach shoes Good to have: • Anchor slings (120 - 180cm) • Alpine quickdraws • Spare non-locking carabiners • Sunblock lotion • Sunglasses • Cap • Insect repellent • Anti histamine (if you have any allergic reaction) Clothing: • Toiletries • Rain Jacket • Quick-dry top • 3/4 or long climbing pants • Slippers • Eye mask and ear plugs
Suggested itinerary(Subject to change) DAY 1 (19 Apr): Pickup TPE Breakfast at Hostel Course intro Gear placement and mock leads DAY 2 (20 Apr): Easy trad lead Anchor building Top belays DAY 3 (21 Apr): Climbing classic trad routes that requires top anchor managements and rappel descends DAY 4 (22 Apr): Approach from top of GA Rap into Via Del Drago Experience crack climb climbing Hike out - Wash up at Hostel Back to Singapore