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:
- Lots of water
- 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.
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)