Come join Save Mount Diablo for a day of beginning rock climbing instruction at Mount Diablo’s classic Boy Scout Rocks. We will go over equipment instruction as well as coaching on a number of top rope climbs, and provide insight into the importance of climbing stewardship at both climbing areas and in outdoor recreation. Rock climbing is a very fun activity with great benefits.
AGE REQUIREMENT: 14+ years old
Be sure to bring:
- Plenty of water
- Sturdy shoes you are comfortable hiking in
- MUST BRING: Rock-climbing shoes
SMD will provide harness, ropes, hardware necessary and instruction.
Heavy rain cancels.
Participants will be required to accept our COVID-19 Protocol (available during registration).
***There will be a $10 park entrance fee (exact change; iron ranger/no attendant)
This event is limited to 8 participants.
Distance: 2 mile hike in
Hike elevation change: 200’
Leaders: Sean Burke, Save Mount Diablo Land Programs Director
Meet: Rock City Parking Lot – S Gate Rd, Danville, CA 94506
All Discover Diablo hikes are subject to, and will honor, all applicable COVID-19–related restrictions in place for our area.
(Photo by Sean Burke)