This is a selective guidebook covering some of the Mediterranean’s finest rock climbs in 7 different countries. Rock climbing by the sea is a magical experience and is one of the most enjoyable ways of spending a weekend or an extended holiday. Sun, sea and rock – the climber’s dream!
The guidebook details 113 multi-pitch routes and is aimed at the visiting climber looking for the best multi-pitch routes in that particular area. The routes chosen are mostly well equipped, and will suit the mid-grade climber. There are 27 routes from F4 to F5, 52 routes from F6a+ to F6b+, and 34 routes from F6c to F7a.
The guidebook covers Montanejos, Costa Blanca, Ibiza and Mallorca in Spain; Les Calanques, Cap Canaille, Baou de St Jeannet and Corsica in France; Finale, Muzzerone, D’ Amalfi coast, Gaeta, Circeo, Sardinia and Sicily in Italy, Gozo in Malta, Paklenica and Omis in Croatia, Kalymnos, Symi and Crete in Greece; along with Olympos and Geyikbayiri (Antalya) in Turkey.
For each climbing area there is a general description of the type and style of climbing available and the best areas worth visiting. Each route is shown on a colour photo topo, along with technical information such as gear required, grade per pitch (including overall obligatory grade), descent information, and access details.
Published in 2014 this guidebook is written in French and English text throughout, along with practical information on how best to plan your holiday with details regarding transport and accommodation.
Number of pages is 288.
Size is 166mm x 242mm.