Bloco do Pedrogão - PNSAC
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RuiJSDuarte
N 39° 32.385 W 008° 35.648
29S E 534876 N 4376754
Quick Description: The first few openings of the Blocks dates from the year 2000, mainly in highest blocks in the mill sector. From 2003 almost all were open to currently existing lines in the Park sector and other Mill sector.
Location: Santarém, Portugal
Date Posted: 10/27/2011 7:40:45 AM
Waymark Code: WMCYPG
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member RIclimber
Views: 8

Long Description:
The first few openings of the Blocks dates from the year 2000, mainly in highest blocks in the mill sector. From 2003 almost all were open to currently existing lines in the Park sector and other Mill sector.
The Natural Park of Serra de Aire e Candeeiros is a protected area created in May 4th, 1979 and has an area of ??about 38,900 hectares.
It consists of huge caves, lapias fields, cliffs and a large underground river system.
As a key element of this region we have the rock and the modeling of natural elements gave rise to numerous caves and galleries: a paradise for speleologists.
In the picture we can see one of the main spots for the rock climb, called "blocos" in Pedrogão..
In this page "http://blocopedrogao.blogspot.com/" we can see the guys in action.
Number of named routes: 10-20

Approximate height of the cliff: 15

Website: [Web Link]

Type of climbing: Bouldering Only

Is there camping or a hotel nearby?: no

Park Website: Not listed

Toprope Anchors: Not listed

Range of difficulty: Not listed

Parking Coordinates: Not Listed

Public Viewpoint: Not Listed

Visit Instructions:
Post at least one photo of the climbing area, a photo of climbers on the wall is a bonus.
If you're a climber, a list of what gear you used would be helpful.
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