Escalar, May/June 2006
Dani Andrada – a Compulsive Climber
An interview with one of the most talented and charismatic Spanish climbers of nowadays.
by Jordi Pastor
La Cañada del Capricho
La Cañada del Capricho, the pioneer sport zone of the Tenerife island is breathing with fresh air… Presentation of climbing spots of the region of the Teide, the highest peak of Spain.
by Javier Martín-Carbajal
24 Hours with El Capitán
A 24-hour adventure of Tommy Caldwell and Beth Rodden with The Nose and Freerider.
by Tommy Caldwell
Alfacar – at the foot of the Sierra Nevada
The limestone rocks of the Sierra de Alfaguara, near Alfacar village caused the expansion of sport climbing in the Natural Park of Sierra de Huetor. In spite of few decades of fame, the region still keeps many “virgin” 6 grade routes to be climbed.
by Bernardo Giménez
Boulder en Barna – Climbat
Thanks to the union of Desnivel and Top 30 there is now a great climbing place with 600 meters of excellent climbing on artificial walls in the heart of Barcelona - photo presentation of the place.
Climbing Shoes – Choice and Opinions
by Tino Núñez
Oltá – a Wall with a View
photos and text by David Munilla