Costa Blanca Rock Climbing
Costa Blanca in the Alicante province of Southern Spain is home to several excellent limestone crags and towers offering sunny sport climbing and traditional multi pitch adventures. The town of Calpe is the climbing hub of the area and a good place to find cheap accommodations. This area is popular with British tourists and climbers and lacks the charm and character of many other areas of Spain but is still well worth a visit.
flights, trains and busses access this area of Spain.
Weather station 8.1 miles from here
41 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',6],['3 Stars',15],['2 Stars',10],['1 Star',8],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Costa Blanca
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Costa Blanca:
Featured Route For Costa Blanca
Diedra UBSA 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
: ... : Penon d'Ifach
This über-classic climbs the south face of the Peñon D'Ifach direct before veering off left to finish. A series of dihedrals and some polished face climbing leads to a pinnacle before launching through the crux, making a short rappel, and finishing in a polished, but stellar overhanging dihedral. Sparingly protected by bolts, you may decide to bring some extra gear, but I found it hard to place and somewhat unreliable in the bullet-proof polished glass limestone. Here is a description of th...[more] Browse More Classics in International