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Czech Republic Rock Climbing 

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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]

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Rock Climbing Photo: P4 window

Pres fichtli 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13  Europe : Czech Republic : Adrspach
P1. Squeeze chimney to ring and traverse left to ring.P2 climb chimney/cave to ring. P3 climb up a chimney (ring),jump to plateau and than through cave to treeP4 Through small window back and up.P5 Face climb to[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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Rock Climbing Photo: Teplicke skaly (Teplice rocks)
Teplicke skaly (Teplice rocks)
Rock Climbing Photo: Adrspach
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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: Primator Double Bock. Photo by Blitzo.
Primator Double Bock. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Primator Maibock. Photo by Blitzo.
Primator Maibock. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Czeckvar Pivo.
Czeckvar Pivo.
Rock Climbing Photo: beautiful little spires...
beautiful little spires...

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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