Sport climbing on the Ligurian coast east of Genoa
This is the definitive guidebook for rock climbing on the sea cliffs at Muzzerone and Levante Ligure, situated between Sestri Levante and La Spezia in the Liguria region of Italy. It details 28 major sea cliff crags, of which 20 are in Muzzerone, and describes over 600 routes across a wide range of grades. There is a wide choice of routes from slab routes to endurance overhang walls and multi-pitch routes make this area an amazing sea cliff climbing area.
At the start of each crag, there is information regarding exposure to the sun, how well it is bolted, and how good the parking is. Each crag has a location map, and a good description giving a general overview and character of the area and type of rock climbing to be found. QR codes are given for the parking areas to download onto your mobile device. All the climbs are described with clear topo diagrams and French grades.
Published in March 2017 this guidebook is in German text throughout and includes many stunning action photographs. Taken by a drone there are also many fantastic aerial photographs that show the different sectors of Muzzerone.
Area: Liguria, north west Italy
Difficulties: 3 to 8 french scale / single and multi pitches
Protection: sport climbing conditions
Season: all year round