Climbing in Croatia (except Paklenica)
This definite guidebook for Croatia (except Paklenica) in its 8th edition offers a total of 70 climbing areas and over 3600 routes. The guide includes all equipped climbing areas and walls along the Adriatic coast, as well as the most interesting areas of the inland. Each area is described in an introductory text about its main features, accommodation and access to the area.
All other information - number of routes of different grades, route lengths, access times, GPS data, orientation/sun, climbing styles, wall characteristics, best season, child-friendliness - are clearly presented in pictogram form. The guide is trilingual throughout - at the beginning of each crag there is a description in Croatian, German, and English.
Conclusion: very good guide, very rich in content.
Described areas: Split and the islands of Hvar, Brac & Vis; Istria region, which covers the area around Pula, Rovinj & Pazin; Areas around Rijeka & Karlobag; Areas around Zagreb
Difficulties: predominant 5th, 6th and 7th grade french scale / single and multi pitches
Protection: mostly sport climbing conditions
Season: all year round
Language: Croatian / German / English
8. edition 2019
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