Rock Climbing in Cajon de Arenales - Mendoza

Multi-pitch Rock Climbing in Arenales Mendoza

  • Start Date : 2024-Dec-12
    End Date: 2024-Dec-15
  • Meeting Point:Mendoza
    End point: Mendoza
  • Duration:4 days
    Availability: 8 spots
US$ 300 US$ 240.- 20 % Off

Special price booking until 05 de July!

#AEXROCKICE TRIP - climbing - Arenales Mendoza


Arenales is one of the classic climbing schools, where many take their first steps in multi-pitch climbing. During this program, our climbing guides will take you through carefully selected routes to suit your skills and experience level. As you climb the rock, you'll enjoy stunning views of the Argentine Andes and experience the thrill of overcoming each challenge. Technical and safety instruction will be provided, allowing you to improve your climbing skills and increase your confidence.


Day 1: Meeting in Mendoza, transfer to the Portinari shelter. (approximately 3 hours)  Lunch. In the afternoon, walk to the climbing area to see the walls and make the first climbs in the area.
Return to the shelter for a technical talk, dinner and rest.

Day 2: Breakfast. Early departure to the climbing area for a climbing session on routes of different levels. Lunch during the climb.
Return to the shelter we will chat about what we worked on that day, to move forward the next day, dinner and rest.

Day 3: Breakfast . Early departure to the climbing area for a climbing session on routes of different levels. Lunch during the climb. Return to the shelter for dinner and rest.

Day 4: Breakfast. Very early departure to the climbing area for a last climbing session or a short trek to arrive in time to return to Mendoza. Lunch.
Return to Mendoza at the end of the program. 


Please note that the itinerary may vary depending on weather conditions and the experience of the climbers. Our guides will be at your disposal to adapt the program to your needs and abilities.

Included Services
  • Professional climbing instructors, guides and monitors.
  • Ropes and general climbing equipment.
  • All the personal material necessary for climbing: harness, helmet, carabiner with lock, plate, safety device.
  • Round-trip local transfer from and to Tunuyán / Ref Portinari
  • Full board in the mountains (breakfast, hiking energy, lunch, snack, dinner)
  • General kitchen equipment (pots, heaters)
  • Main first aid kit and equipment
  • Emergency communication equipment: VHF and Satellite Telephone

Services NOT included
  • Round trip transfer to Mendoza.
  • Tips.

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Is it an outing for beginners?

It is an outing for those who have already done at least one climbing outing, course or train with us.

How much do you climb per day?

We climbed all day, making the most of it.

How do you travel?

You can go by car to Mendoza, or by bus.

Where do you sleep?

In high mountain tents.

What equipment should you bring?

See required equipment that you must bring.

Should I bring climbing equipment?

It is not necessary, we include harness + helmet + rope and carabiners, plate, cords, etc.

Required equipment

General Team

Small trekking backpack (35 to 50 liters)
Bag to carry the equipment on a trip
Warm sleeping bag (-5 comfort)


1 Trekking boots (waterproof)
1 extra light spare shoe

FIRST LAYER (First skin)

changes of underwear.
Cotton t-shirts (for being in the shelter and for sleeping)
short-sleeved synthetic t-shirts and/or t-shirts
Long-sleeved synthetic t-shirt
Polypropylene or similar pants or leggings (not cotton). To use as warm inner pants
Multifunction Buff type scarf


pairs of Trekking socks (synthetic-thermal)
Polars and/or light down jacket
Some cotton or wool socks (wool is used for sleeping)
2 long trekking pants.
Fleece type gloves
Warm hat (fleece)

THIRD LAYER (windproof and waterproof)

Waterproof jacket (ultrex or gore tex or similar)


Medical insurance, social work.


FRONT flashlight with batteries (with spare batteries).
Resistant plastic bags for storing clothes.


Sunglasses with UV protection Category 4
Personal first aid kit (medication with the relevant prescription).
High sunscreen, Lip balm
Soap, shampoo (small to share) and small towel.
Toilet paper. Handkerchiefs. Baby wipes.
Sun cap

Climbing Technical Team

Anyone who has climbing equipment can bring it, including harness, helmet, belay device, etc. You will receive a discount on the rate.

Rental Equipment

Trekking sleeping bag

Booking in Advance

US$ 16 + options

Pair of Trekking Poles

Booking in Advance

US$ 10 + options

Rental mittens

Booking in Advance

US$ 8 + options

Pair of Crampons

Booking in Advance

US$ 15 + options

Rental : helmet, crampons and ice ax

Booking in Advance

US$ 36 + options

Combo Top: helmet, crampons, ice ax and full harness

Booking in Advance

US$ 50 + options

Category 3 sunglasses - Shepra Julbo Spectrom

Booking in Advance

US$ 5 + options

Backpack for trekking and mountaineering - Woman

Booking in Advance

US$ 10 + options

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