Guidebooks for Corsica
The island of Corsica has a stunning alpine landscape with peaks over 2,000m that dramatically fall away into the sea. This landscape means there is an abundance of beautiful bolted rock to climb, from coarse weathered granite rock, to sandstone or limestone rock. There is climbing all over the island, from single pitch routes to multi-pitch routes up to 300m long, plus many bouldering areas.
All of these rock climbing guidebooks for Corsica are in stock (unless otherwise stated) and are dispatched within 2 working days (usually 24 hours) from the UK.
Price:£31.95This comprehensive guidebook describes all the single pitch sport routes on the island of Corsica. Also included are some multi-pitch sport routes and some bouldering areas. The guidebook covers 64 separate crags and over 2,000 routes across a wide range of grades. Published in March 2015 this guidebook is in French and English text, with all of the routes illustrated on colour photo topos. More Information
Price:£20.00This is a selective guidebook covering some of the Mediterranean’s finest rock climbs in 7 different countries. The guidebook details 113 multi-pitch routes in Spain, France, Italy, Malta, Croatia, Greece and Turkey. The routes chosen will suit the mid-grade climber with 27 routes from F4 to F5, 52 routes from F6a+ to F6b+, and 34 routes from F6c to F7a. In total 25 different climbing areas are covered with all the routes described in great detail. Each route is shown on a colour photo topo, along with information regarding gear required, type and style of the climbing, approach and descent information. Published in 2014 and written in French and English text throughout. More Information
Out of stock |This is a guidebook describing 19 of the best multi-pitch rock climbing areas in Europe. The 19 locations described are all in great setting, and are iconic places to go climbing in Ireland, France, Spain, Switzerland, Germany, Italy, Norway, Austria, Croatia, Bulgaria, and Greece. For each location there is an overall description of the style and aspect of the climbing, which coupled with personal experiences of the author and topos of iconic routes provide a great read. Published in November 2016, this book will provide great inspiration to go multi-pitch climbing in Europe, and is in English text throughout. More Information
Price:£29.95The Corsica Bloc guidebook describes the main granite bouldering sites on the Mediterranean island of Corsica. In total 26 separate bouldering areas are described across the island, with extensive coverage of the 2 main centres of around Calvi, and the Gorges de la Restonica near Corte (Corti). These granite boulders offer a good range of grades to choose from that is reflected well in this guidebook. Published in June 2014, this guidebook is in French and English text throughout, with all of the problems illustrated on boulder topo maps. More Information
Price:£31.95This guidebook provides a selection of the best multi-pitch traditional rock climbing routes to be found in Corsica. All the areas covered are mainly in the northwest of the island including the limestone areas around Corti, the granite areas north of Aiacciu, Gorges de la Restonica near Corti, plus the area around Bavella in the southeast. In total 110 different routes are described in 12 areas with the routes ranging in length from 150m long to over 600m long. Published in May 2015, this guidebook is in French and English text, and all of the routes are illustrated on clear topo photographs with full descriptions. More Information
Price:£19.99This book covers the various rock climbing, sports climbing, bouldering and deep water soloing in France, Italy, Malta, Portugal, Spain and Morocco, and will help you plan your next rock climbing holiday to south western Europe. A general introduction is given to each country, with lots of photographs, maps and background information, that make you want to go and climb in these countries. Published in December 2007 and in English text throughout. More Information