This is the definitive guidebook describing all the bouldering in the Horse Pens 40 (HP40) area in Alabama. This is the most complete and accurate guidebook to be printed that describes this fantastic Sandstone area! Horse Pens 40 is the “must have”, bouldering guidebook with hundreds of high-quality problems for the V5 and under boulderer. There are acres of bulbous faces, blunt prows, delicate slabs, crimpy overhangs & water grooves. Also included are the bouldering areas of Moss Rock Preserve and Palisades Park.
Horse Pens 40 is a privately owned park by the very climber-friendly Schultz families, who live on the land and go out of their way to provide visitors with the ultimate Southern hospitality and bouldering experience. With ample camping, cabin rentals, showers, a camp store, and a restaurant located within about 30 seconds walk of the boulder field, HP40 might be the most convenient bouldering destination you’ll ever visit. Situated on a mountain top in the northeast corner of Alabama, HP40 has quickly become one of the premier winter bouldering destinations in North America
Local climber, boulderer & author of this guidebook, Adam Henry was one of the first people to discover HP40 for its bouldering wealth. Adam shares his in depth knowledge of the problems, the park, and its history in this comprehensive guidebook. The guidebook is full of aerial topos, colour boulder photos & detailed descriptions of every problem, with colour coding and star rating. Also there are clear and concise maps for all of the bouldering areas.
Published by Greener Grass Publishing in March 2010 this guidebook for Horse Pens 40 is in English text throughout.
Number of pages is 186.
Size is 145mm x 215 mm.