Rock Climbing is another challenging outdoor sport in Nepal. Rock climbing needs one’s good physical and mental health to practice and is a sport that often tests a climber's strength, patience, agility, and balance along with his or her mental control. There are several spots; natural cliffs and artificial rock walls to perform rock climbing, nearby and outside of the Kathmandu valley. The usage of specialized climbing equipment and knowledge of proper climbing techniques only can make your rock climbing activities safer. The vicinity of Shivapuri-Nagarjuna National Park, at the west and north to the Kathmandu valley are the most used rock climbing spots. One more rock climbing site has been setup nearby the popular hill station of Nagarkot, which is also a popular view point.