10 Best National Parks for Rock Climbing


2. Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, California

Located within the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park includes glaciers, rugged rock faces and steep inclines – all the features rock climbers desire. Climbing within the park is easy, which leads to crowds, especially during the summer. However, venturing a short distance away from the overcrowded John Muir trail rewards climbers with relatively unpopulated climbing territory.

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