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Rock Climbing in Central and South America

The map opposite shows some of the best places to go rock climbing, sport climbing and bouldering in Central and South America, including the Caribbean.

Rock climbing in Mexico

Buy rock climbing guidebooks for Central AmericaMexico offers a great diversity of climbing from sport climbing, and traditional climbing, to big wall routes, long multi-pitch routes and bouldering all over the country.   The largest climbing area is at El Potrero Chico, where there are hundreds of limestone sport routes and multi-pitch routes up to 700m long.   

Close to Mexico City there are numerous climbing areas including good sport climbing at Jilotepec and bouldering at Catavina, Chico National.  However the best bouldering area in Mexico is at Penoles where a desert plateau is filled with hundreds of huge granite blocks.  Find out more…

Rock climbing in Argentina

Patagonia is one of the iconic mountain ranges in the World, in particular the dramatic Chalten Massif and the peaks of Cerro Fitz Roy.  Find out more..

 

Map of the best rock climbing and bouldering areas in Central and South America, including the Caribbean

Map of the best rock climbing and bouldering areas in Central and South America, including the Caribbean Rock climbing, sport climbing and bouldering in Mexico Sport climbing in Cuba Bouldering in the Virgin Islands Rock climbing in Argentina

Rock climbing in Cuba

Buy rock climbing guidebooks for Central AmericaCuba is home to the best sport climbing area in the Caribbean, which is based around the World Heritage Site of The Valle de Vinales.  The routes here weave through improbable lines through stunning overhanging limestone rock with the majority of the routes in the F6a to F7c grade range.  Find out more...

Bouldering in the Virgin Islands

Located to the western edge of the Virgin Islands is Virgin Gorda, where there are many granite boulders.  The main bouldering area is at the southern end of the island with granite boulders scattered along the beach and in the forest just behind the beach.  Find out more…

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Buy rock climbing guidebooks for South America

Buy rock climbing guidebooks for South America