Powell River offers excellent climbing. Everything from bouldering, sport, and trad. The Eldred Valley has enough rock to easily rival Squamish. The Climbers Guide to Powell River is available at MEC and at the following locations in Powell RIver: Breakwater Books, Powell River Outdoors, and Powell River Tourist Info Center.
From Vancouver, take 2 ferries, starting from Horseshoe Bay to Langdale, then drive the sunshine coast and hop on another ferry from Earls Cove to Saltery Bay. Keep in mind the second ferry is free. The total time for the trip is around 3-4 hours.
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Synchronicity 5.12b V7+ International : Canada : ... : Stillwater
Thin technical climbing up the center of the triangle and into the thin crack. Colin Dionne has bouldered this route as part of the bouldering loop which includes climbing up and down and between (no touching the ground) most of the routes at the stacks....[more] Browse More Classics in International