Located at the mouth of a narrow canyon, between two rocky hills and surrounding the Agastya Tirtha water reservoir in Karnataka State, Badami was once the powerful capital of the Chalukya Empire. Widely known for its rock cut temples and sculptures, as well as the amazing red sandstone cliffs, Badami is considered to be among the top destinations in India for both spiritual and adventure seekers.
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Rock Climbing in Shot Down in Flames Route, Wenatchee, Washington USA
Shot Down in Flames Route is located on Tumwater Mountain, outside Leavenworth Town, at half an hour away from Wenatchee. It is a quiet, isolated location, with a vertical crag on the ridge. The top elevation of the rock is at 3850 ft/1173 m and it is perfect for climbing from May until October.
The skill level required for this climb is grade 1, class 5,10+, not suitable for beginners. Because of the difficult approach to Shot Down In Flames Route by car, from a curvy Ranger Road, this place keeps its privacy and it is perfect, when combined with camping on a beautiful area on Tumwater Mountain.