On Belay – Rock Climbing
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Orchard Staging Area
1550 Castle Rock Rd
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
to 1:00 PM
AGE REQUIREMENT: 14+ years old
Come join Save Mount Diablo for a day of beginning rock climbing instruction at Mount Diablo’s Pine Canyon. 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.
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).
This event is limited to 8 participants.
Land: East Bay Regional Park/Mount Diablo State Park
Distance: Under 2 miles round trip
Hike elevation change: 200’
Leaders: Sean Burke, Save Mount Diablo Land Programs Director
Meet: Orchard Staging Area Parking Lot in the Diablo Foothills Regional Park
1033 Castle Rock Rd, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
G PS Coordinates: 37.89590818166795, -121.99644862953862
(Photo by Haley Sutton)