The Europe rock climbing road trip is Rockbusters favorite time of the year. How could it not be? We’re driving across the continent, stopping at all of the most iconic crags and any other you want to visit. You can focus on climbing as much as possible, while experiencing the freedom of the ultimate climbing road trip. We love it and our guests love it, so we do it year after year!
The nature of the Climbing Eurotrip allows you to dip in and out of it as you wish. You can join us for the whole duration (8 weeks) or join us for your favourite locations. The atmosphere of the Rockbusters Eurotrip is legendary. Everyone quickly becomes a part of the Rockbusters family. After weeks on the road, it’s always hard to say goodbye and you’re likely to come back for more next year!
We’ll introduce you to many of Europe’s best climbing locations, like the Frankenjura, Margalef or Ceuse.
You will experience sport climbing at its best, receive expert coaching and guidance, as well as have the most fun you ever have while rock climbing! Join us for the whole duration of the Europe rock climbing road trip or just choose the destinations or dates that work for you. come along for as long or short as you want - we’ll even pick you up from the airport.
Our performance coaching is ongoing throughout the tour. Below are the examples of topics covered:
Choosing the most suitable climbing gear for your needs and how to use it safely
Belaying, lead belaying, setting up top-ropes and lead climbing in the way that’s most conducive to learning new rock climbing skills
Standard climbing calls and best communication practice to ensure safety wherever you go
Using guidebooks so that you can become a confident, independent climber
Understanding of objective outdoor risks so you can make it home safely every day
Cleaning the anchors and routes so you can retrieve all your gear safely
Movement skills (technique) for more efficient climbing
Footwork on slabs and vertical faces, using balance and correct feet placements to maximize your efficiency on the rock (for climbers leading f5 or harder)
Steep climbing techniques (overhangs), resting and saving energy (for climbers leading f6c or harder)
The Europe rock climbing road trip is suitable for climbers of all levels as our experienced team of instructors and guides will plan the itinerary to suit the needs of the whole group. Everybody gets to climb as much as they can, receiving as much coaching as they need.
Our main focus is having long, epic climbing days (without having an epic!). You can tackle many routes each day and spend plenty of time on the rock.