Urban bouldering is found in a number of park around the city of Berkeley.
Afterwards, a decent selection of beer can be found at the local Safeway, which is on Shattuck Place about a mile south of the rock. There are also numerous breweries and bars in Berkeley's downtown area, and also on Telegraph Avenue, which can be found just south of the U.C. Berkeley campus.
Camping can be done in a few nearby parks. Check the East Bay Regional Park District Camping web page
for current details.
See individual parks for directions.
Weather station 1.4 miles from here
85 Total Climbing Routes
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Classic Climbing Routes in Berkeley
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Berkeley:
Featured Route For Berkeley
Center Overhang (aka Pitfall) V3 6A
: San Francisco Bay Area
: ... : Indian Rock
This route ascends the lower overhung roof to the left of the chimney in the main bouldering area. It is located about 15 feet left of the main chimney. Begin the climb by starting up the face just on the left side of the roof, and then pull your way up the main section of the overhang. The top of the rock is off until you get to the basketball- like jug to the middle-right of the roof. There is a prominent sidepull about 10 feet off the ground, and the crux is getting a hand pulling from this ...[more] Browse More Classics in CA