Climbing Gym Medellin: Reviewing the Best the City Has to Offer [2020 Update]

Altitud Climbing Gym – Belén Medellin Altitud is Medellin’s original climbing gym (and one of the oldest in Colombia!). Located on the border between the Laureles and Belén neighborhoods, the gym offers a nice selection of bouldering and sport climbing walls. This is the only artificial wall in Medellin where you can top rope or […]

Abejorral Climbing: Why You Need to Go to La Peña [2020 Update]

In the past few years, La Peña de Abejorral, (most commonly referred to as Abejorral) has risen from obscurity to be become one of Antioquia’s top climbing destinations. I took my first trip here in January of 2019, and I have to say that I was very pleasantly surprised by Abejorral. La Peña has slowly […]

The Best 3 Places For Rock Climbing Near Medellin, Colombia

What’s one of the best things to do in Medellin? Rock Climbing! Why not go for a quick day trip climbing to one of these locations close to town? Medellin has a number of places you can climb, both indoor and outdoor. This is list to get you started. It will be focusing on the three […]

Rock Climbing in the Andes, A Guide to 3 of South America’s Best Rocks

Here it is, three of the best rock climbing destinations the Andes Mountains have to offer. These areas are spread out across three counties, and are generally situated at the hotspots of each countries’ alpine and climbing destinations. Other posts have talked about more well known climbing areas, but this post is for the true […]