Guidebooks for United States of America
There are many excellent rock climbing areas in the United States of America, and is possible to find some climbing in virtually every State. However there are some world class rock climbing destinations at places such as big wall climbing at Yosemite National Park and bouldering at Hueco Tanks. Click here for more information about rock climbing in the United States of America.
Climb Europe stocks and sells a wide range of rock climbing and bouldering guidebooks all across the United States of America. These have been broken down into the following sub-categories:
Alabama. Horse Pens 40 is the main rock climbing area in Alabama that offers excellent bouldering on sandstone rock.
Alaska. Denali (Mt McKinley) is the highest mountain in North America and offers one of the world's greatest expeditions particularly on its popular west buttress.
California. There are many different rock climbing guidebook for California that reflect the great variety of climbing found in the State. These include Yosemite National Park and Joshua Tree, as well as the bouldering found at Bishop and Lake Tahoe.
Colorado is another state that has many excellent rock climbing areas. Rock climbing guidebooks are available for Boulder Canyon, Flatirons, Eldorado Canyon, Shelf Road and the Rock Mountains amongst other.
Kentucky has some of the best sport climbing in the United States at Red River Gorge in Powell County. The climbing here is on sandstone rock and is easily accessible from most cities in the eastern states.
Nevada. The best climbing in Nevada is at Red Rock Canyon just outside of Las Vegas. The sandstone rock here offers everything from bouldering to multi-pitch routes.
New England in the northeast of America has some of the best bouldering in America on a variety of rock from granite, and schist to fine grained gneiss.
Oregon. Near the towns of Redmond and Terrebonne is the Smith Rock State Park, where there are many sport and traditional rock climbing routes.
Texas is home to the United States premiere and best bouldering area which is Hueco Tanks. Hueco Tanks is renowned for its huecos (holes) and multitude of overhanging boulder problems on Iron rock.
Utah provides sandstone adventure rock climbing at its best. The best of these areas are around Moab including Indian Creek and at Zion National Park, which has many routes aver 300m long. Other areas in Utah include Maple Canyon, which has sport climbing on conglomerate rock.
Washington State is all about big wall multi-pitch rock routes, and is often described as the best alpine rock climbing area in the northwest region of the United States of America.
Wyoming’s best climbing area is Vedauwoo. This area of granite outcrops provide some of the best wide crack and offwidth routes in America, plus some excellent bouldering.
All of these rock climbing guidebooks for United States of America (USA) are in stock (unless otherwise stated) and are dispatched within 2 working days (usually 24 hours) from the UK.
Price:£27.50The Rock ‘N’ Road guidebook is an atlas of North American rock climbing areas and is a fundamental reference guide to over 2,400 crags and locations. This book covers the rock climbing, sport climbing and bouldering found in 50 states of America, 7 states of Canada and some information about Mexico. The book splits the climbing down by each State. This useful book describes the different crags, number of routes, style of climbing, how to get there, where to stay, and general information about the area, though it doesn't describe any individual routes. This is a Falcon Guide which was published in 2003 (2nd Edition) and is written in English text only. More Information
Price:£18.95This is a comprehensive guidebook detailing the bouldering to be found in New York City, covering an area from mid to upper Manhattan. Surprisingly scattered between the sky scrapers and yellow cabs of New York City are a number of bouldering areas, with the most famous and largest area being Central Park. Published in November 2013, all the problems are shown on colour photo topos, along with detailed descriptions. More Information