The First Climbing Park in Chongqing opens
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) --The first climbing park in Chongqing: Huayan Climbing Park has just opened.
Huayan Climbing Park is located near the Shuangshan Roundabout, Hualong Avenue, Jiulongpo District, covering an area of 80,000m2.
Huayan Climbing Park has been awarded a “Gecko King National Demonstrative Climbing Park” by the Chinese Mountaineering Association. It integrates a climbing stadium, viewing corridor and landscaping that places cultural elements in full display. In addition, landscape sculpture, art walls and relief walls can also be seen everywhere throughout the park.
The 2017 IFSC Climbing World Cup – Jiulongpo, Chongqing Station will be held at Huayan Climbing Park from April 22nd to April 23rd. Over 130 climbing masters from more than 20 countries and regions including China, France, the United States, Russia and the United Kingdom will take part in 4 individual competitions, presenting an excellent “ballet performance on rocks”.
The design of Huayan Climbing Park shows efficient respect for nature. Square, footpath and rock walls are constructed with characteristic red rocks taking advantages of the mountain, which have formed beautiful settings integrating mountain and forest. Furthermore, with numerous ornamental plants including fragrans, yellow cinnamon root, gingko, ficus virens, oriental cherry, begonia, flowering peach and gardenia, it is a good choice for citizens to relax, go sightseeing and get exercise. (Translated by Sun Jiuyang, Fathom Language Limited)