Climbing comes in many types, each having its own features and methods. There are several ways to categorize it. For instance, it can vary based on the Climbing area or where you are climbing. Using this category, its types include: Mountaineering or Mountain Climbing, Ice Climbing, Bouldering, Indoor Climbing, and Rock Climbing. For so many years, Rock Climbing has become a major sport or leisure activity for thousands of outdoor sports enthusiasts. In itself, Rock Climbing comes in different styles. These include Indoor Climbing, Traditional Climbing, Bouldering, and many others. Though it is a generally risky sport which demands physical strength and endurance, it poses a different kind of challenge, excitement, and adrenaline rush. This is probably one of the many reasons why a lot of people are so enthusiastic about this activity.
Gangotri in the Garhwal Himalayas too sees excellent high altitude rock climbing but one should always try out the rocking expedition in the summer and autumn months. Rock climbing courses in Uttaranchal are conducted at George Everest House in Mussoorie, Buranskhanda near Dhanaulti, Phoolchatti near Rishikesh. GMVN provides NIM trained instructors, complete climbing equipment with transport, TRH / camping, catering and first aid.