Climbing is a sport full of adventure and challenges. More specifically, today, we want to focus on the climbing rock. It’s a sport very interesting but also extremely dangerous. There were so many wounded while trying to conquer a cliff. However, for many people, this thing makes this sport becomes more interesting and unique. They travel around the world to find the cliff that with normal people, climbing is impossible to conquer. Today, in Top 10 best place for climbing, iLuvSport will suggest to you the places that to conquer, even with professional rock climbers, is also very challenging.
1. Red River Gorge
The Red River Gorge is a popular location for rock climbing in the Eastern United States. There are many routes from easy to difficult for you to choose.
2. Acadia National Park
Acadia National Park with dramatic sea cliffs of pink granite and breath taking inland escarpments offer routes suitable for all abilities, ages.
3. Silver Mountain
Silver Mountain offers some of the longest, most challenging climbs in Upper Michigan. In the fall, the surrounding forest comes alive with colors to make a beautiful backdrop for this climbing area.” -Bill Thompson of Down Wind Sports
4. Rifle Mountain Park
“Grand Teton National Park is arguably the most awe-inspiring alpine climbing destination in the lower forty-eight states.The area is known as the ‘American Alps’ for a reason. Go in the fall for cool weather and amazing photo ops when the Aspen trees turn bright yellow.” -Angela Hiatt
5. Indian Creek, Moab
The Moab area and Canyonlands are a climbing paradise. The crack routes of Indian Creek are legendary and need no introduction.
6. Gibraltar Rock
Twenty minutes above Santa Barbara, Gibraltar was the first place roped climbing was done in the area. Main rock is Gibraltar rock, on the left of the road. Many various sized walls and crags lie in the vicinity, the best being Cold Spring Dome, a 20-minute hike over the hill.
7. The Pinnacle
Marquette is the epicenter for climbing in Michigan. The area offers over 100 routes and hundreds of boulder problems.
8. Star Wall at Donner Summit
The gem of North Tahoe climbing. Trad, sport, bouldering, multi-pitch; Donner Summit has some of it all. Hundreds of routes, right off the road, on beautiful granite.
9. El Capitan, Yosemite National Park
“No list of beautiful climbing destinations could be complete without paying homage to Yosemite National Park. It is a place of legends, and the views that once inspired John Muir to dedicate his life to the mountains will no doubt stir your imagination, if not your soul.” -Angela Hiatt
10. Red Rock Canyon
“Believe it or not, one of the best places to learn to climb multi-pitch is the Nevada desert, just outside of Las Vegas.” –Janelle Smiley