This coffee table style guidebook describes 19 of the best multi-pitch climbing areas in Europe, and would make a great Christmas present for a loved one or even yourself. All the locations described in this book are in great setting, and will provide great inspiration to go multi-pitch climbing in Europe.
For each location there is an overall description of the situation and style of the climbing, which coupled with personal experiences of the author and topos of iconic routes provide a great read. In addition to the inspiring photographs there is practical information about how to get there, where to stay, when to go, rock quality and routes, and the type of gear required. The author Martin Fickweller is a renown climbing photographer and writer, and the 188 photographs that are in this book are truly fantastic.
The 19 locations described are; Elbsandstein, Germany; Dolomites, Italy; Gorges du Verdon, France; Ratikon, Switzerland; Fair Head, Northern Ireland; Calanques, France; Montserrat, Spain; Lofoten, Norway; Riglos, Spain; Wilder Kaiser, Austria; Presles, France; Paklenica, Croatia; Mello, Italy; Vratsa, Bulgaria; Bavella, Corsica; Picos de Europa, Spain; Sardinia, Italy; Wendenstocke, Switzerland; and Meteora, Greece.