Belaying – Climbing –

Come join Save Mount Diablo for a day of introductory rock climbing on the classic Boy Scout Rocks of Mount Diablo. We will review equipment instructions as well as training on a number of top rope climbs, and provide an overview of the importance of climbing stewardship in climbing areas and in outdoor recreation. Rock climbing is a very fun activity with great benefits.

AGE REQUIRED: 14 ​​years and over

Be sure to bring:

  • Snacks
  • Lots of water
  • Hide
  • Sturdy shoes you’re comfortable in for hiking
  • MUST BRING: Climbing shoes

SMD will supply the harness, ropes, necessary hardware and instructions.

Heavy rain cancels.

Participants will be required to agree to our COVID-19 protocol (available upon registration).
*** There will be a $10 park entry fee (exact change; ranger/no attendants)

This event is limited to 8 participants.

Rating: Easy

Distance: 2 km walk

Elevation of the hike: 200′

Leaders: Sean Burke, Director of Save Mount Diablo Land Programs
Meet at: Rock City Parking Lot – S Gate Rd, Danville, CA 94506

All Discover Diablo rides are subject to, and will adhere to, all applicable COVID-19 restrictions in place for our region.

(Photo by Sean Burke)