This is the second and updated edition of the Roca Verde climbing guidebook to the Cordillera Cantabrica climbing region of Northwest Spain. It includes the regions of Asturias, Cantabria and Leon. Inside find the best sport climbing crags and routes in these regions. With over 50 crags, 239 sectors and nearly 3500 routes; an overview of the bouldering; links to videos and over 200 full colour action photos this is the definitive guide to the Roca Verde region. Select guide in both English and Spanish.
Learn more about the region, this book, and its author in this 2017 Rock and Ice article by Bobbi Bensman.
About Richie Patterson: Currently working as the Marketing Manager at Wild Country Richie has been climbing for 34 years and has enjoyed all kinds of climbing: bouldering, traditional routes and sports climbing as well as a bit of mountaineering and alpinism. He’s established new routes up to E8 / 8A+ in the UK, bouldered up to 8A and has climbed in France, Germany, Italy, Greece, and the USA.
He’s been living in Asturias for eight years and is in the midst of bolting and trying a number of projects on the fantastic cliffs!!