View larger map

Do you have more up to date information?

These details were last updated on 07/Feb/2014

Paglia Orba

Corsica, FRANCE

Climbs 3 – Rocktype Granite – Altitude 2525m a.s.l – Faces all

Crag features
Paglia Orba is regarded one of the finest mountains in Corsica and is the 4th highest, often likened to a large sharks tooth.

Access notes
Start from the Col de Vergio on Road D84. The Col can be reached by car from Porto on the western coast or from Bastia or Corte on the eastern part of the island.

From Bastia and Corte take RN 193 and at Francardo turn into the Golo valley using D84. The first part of the drive takes you through the magnificent Scala di Sta Regina, a beautiful gorge which invites climbers. The road follows the Golo river and in the climbs in a lot of wide turns towards Col de Vergio.

From Ajaccio take the coastal highway D81. It is not very far but the highway winds around and over a lot of bays and passes. Shortly before Porto you have to go through the Calenche. The road is VERY narrow, and since the Calenche is a major tourist attraction lots of coaches use it. So it can take up to an hour to drive the 5km between Piana and Porto! From Porto get on D84 which leads you to Col de Vergio.

Climbs at this crag

Sort climbs Add missing Climb Upload a file of missing climbs
 Climb nameGradex
1West Ridge (Voie Normale)PD- *1
2East Face (Voie Finch)D- 1
 Climb nameGradex
3Voie du Nid d'aigleTD  
Classifieds
Find Classifieds near to this crag (Indoor Walls, Outdoor Shops, Accommodation, etc)

Moderator Updates to this page are checked by UKC volunteer dannyboy83

USER FEEDBACKLogin as Existing User to add your comments
There are no comments from visitors to this crag.

USER PHOTO GALLERY
There are no photos of this crag available. Click to Upload a new photo for this crag.