Szklarska Poreba is a bustling tourist town along the boarder. Famous for its glassworks and health resort this small town has plenty to entertain: a waterfall, all the ice-cream you can eat, skiing in the winter, great hiking trails, and even a roller-coaster. But most importantly there is some great climbing... There are many small granite outcrops and towers scattered around the area, many easily accessible from the main road.
West of Jalenia Gora along the main road: Hwy 3 (E65) lies the town of Szklarska Poreba.
Climbing Season For the Europe area.
Weather station 25.5 miles from here
8 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Szklarska
Wesele Bolka (Bolek's Wedding) 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Europe
: ... : Spiewak
This is a beautiful route. When I saw it, I knew I had to climb it. Unfortunately it is a little short and a little dirty. Start a little left of center and work up to a horizontal. This first section looks dirty, but the necessary holds are clean. Step right and up into a small overhang where the perfect hand crack begins (#2 camelot). Jam up to another horizontal (#1 camelot) and finish up the shallow crack left on the arete. The crux may be the top out mantle into blue-berr...[more] Browse More Classics in International
By Jacek Czyz
From: Chicago, Summit CO; PL
Mar 16, 2016
A comparison for some of the free climbing technical rating systems including USA, UIAA and polish Kurtyka Grade = Skala Krakowska