Top Bouldering & Rock Climbing in Chile and Santiago

Chile is a adventurer’s paradise. This country has it all – high snow capped volcanoes, thousands of acres of untapped wilderness, granite spires, glaciers, and some of both the driest and wettest places on earth. Making this list was particularly hard because there were so many good places that ended up left out. You could […]

All You Need to Know to Rock Climbing in Piedra Parada Argentina

Piedra Parada is Argentina’s sport climbing paradise. Located in rural Chubut Province about 130 kL east of Esquel, it offers some of the continent’s best selection of single pitch sport routes. This location has something for everyone, with routes starting at 5.easy and going all the way up to 5.14d, and everything in between. One […]

Climbing Gym Medellin: Reviewing the Best the City Has to Offer [2021 Update]

  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 sport climb. There are about […]

Abejorral Climbing: Why You Need to Go to La Peña [2021 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 […]