Scenic beauty, wide range of routes in all grades, "short distances", well-developed road network, countless accommodation options of all categories, cheap flights, mild climate and winter sun - a lot of arguments for a climbing trip to the beautiful Balearic island. So let's go to Mallorca! Now more than ever, because the new edition of the Mallorca Guide by Rockfax is finally on the market.
In addition to sport climbing you will also find the DWS - spots and routes in this book .
The guide is in proven Rockfax manner very clearly laid out. All walls are described in great detail by means of pictograms (including protection, orientation, hours of sunshine, wind, number of visitors) - for the individual routes, additional information is provided on climbing style, length and enjoyment factor.
The topos are placed over very good color photographs and are very easy to read throughout. The guide is illustrated with many photos. Additionally, there is plenty of information on lodging, food and drink, transportation, and other activities.
Sport Climbing - Can Ortigues, La Vall Verde, Cala Llamp, C'an Formiga, Puig de Garrafa, Santa Ponça, Galilea, Ca's Catatà, Sa Cantera, Penyal d'es Grau, Es Verger, S'estret, Valldemossa, Sa Gubia, Fraguel, Port de Sóller, C'an Nyic, Gorge Blau, Es Queixal, Alaró, Caimari, Es Grau des Ruc, La Creveta, El Fumat, Xon Xanquete, Puig St. Marti, El Calo de Betlem, Ermita de Betlem, Son Servera, Sa Mola de Felantix, Felanitx, Cala Magraner, Torre d'en Beu, Tijuana
Deep Water Soloing - Cova del Diablo, Porto Cristo, Porto Cristo Novo, Cala Barques, Cova des Burador, Porto Colom, Cala Marcal, Cala Brafia, Cala Estreta, Cala Sa Nau, Cala Mitjana, Cala Serena, Santanyi, Cala Llombards, Port de Sóller, Sa Calobra, Porto Pi
Difficulties: predominant 6th and 7th grade french scale / singel and multi pitches, dws
Protection: sport climbing conditions, dws
Season: all year round
A. James, M. Glaister, D. Beail