Bouldering around Lleida and 8B by Gu


Saturday, 3 March

Lleida is the Mecca for hard core route climbing where you within a good hour can find crags like; Siurana, Margalef, Oliana, Santa Linya and Terradets etc. When it comes to bouldering, El Cogul is the biggest area but lately several more spots have been found. Guntram Jörg reports about several nice sand stone areas and yesterday he did La Bestia, 8B in Cervia. "The sandstone here needs a lot of friction so it´s the best to climb in really cold temperatures. At the moment it´s already to hot and we only climb at night or early in the morning. The quality is comparable to Albarracin. Really great slopers and also some good crimp boulders, really intense climbing, need the whole body power and you get really tired ;) " More info in Catalan

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