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Czech Republic Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: rdlennon on May 5, 2009  with updates from Mike Citellus
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The Czech Republic, perhaps best known as having produced some of the world's top climbers in recent decades, is packed like most other European countries with excellent climbing opportunities. Its two most noted destinations are the Northeastern Bohemian sandstone towers, made famous in the film 'The Sharp End' and by the scary local trad ethics. Petrohrad, which could be considered the Pawtuckaway of Eastern Europe, is a major regional draw for those who want an abundance of granite bouldering in a magical forest. In between lie countless smaller limestone, sandstone, and granite crags, quarries, and boulders. The Czech Republic is rich with rock and is a great destination.

Getting There 

Prague has a major international airport, and from there rail connections take you to any part of the country in under three hours.

Climbing Season

Weather station 29.6 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Featured Route For Czech Republic
Rock Climbing Photo: First ring

Trenikova spara (Practise crack) 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Europe : Czech Republic : Adrspach
P1 Hand crack for 100ft over two rings(bolts)P2 traverse left and chimney up to friction slab to higher[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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Rock Climbing Photo: Czeckvar Pivo.
Czeckvar Pivo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Adrspach
Rock Climbing Photo: Primator Maibock. Photo by Blitzo.
Primator Maibock. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: beautiful little spires...
beautiful little spires...
Rock Climbing Photo: Primator Double Bock. Photo by Blitzo.
Primator Double Bock. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo:
Rock Climbing Photo: Prachov-Bic, VIIa (5.8) spliter crack in CESKY RAJ...
BETA PHOTO: Prachov-Bic, VIIa (5.8) spliter crack in CESKY RAJ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Teplicke skaly (Teplice rocks)
Teplicke skaly (Teplice rocks)

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By Maciej Fijalkowski
May 15, 2010
Regarding sandstone areas in Czech Republic - ethics vary. Not all of them are as scary as one depicted on the Sharp End. Worth noting is an area called Labak which is on the German/Czech border and contains a whole lot of sport (hard!) routes.
By Sam Feuerborn
From: Durango, CO
Jun 19, 2011
The sandstone routes get better bolted the harder they get, expect to be placing knots and threads on more moderate grades but I would highly recommend checking it out!
By Pindryc Milan
Nov 3, 2011

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