- Mandatory Machete Climbing Closure
(posted: Feb 03, 2018)
The southern portion of the Machete Ridge rock formation and access trails are closed to all climbing and off-trail hiking.
New Pinnacles Climbing Guide Released
posted: October 21, 2007
Pinnacles climbers have been waiting for over ten years for an updated guidebook and now that guide is here. Brad Young has put together the most thoroughly researched and fully comprehensive guide ever published:
- Over 800 Route Listings
- 96 Topos
- 27 Finely Detailed Maps
- Photos to supplement Maps and Topos
- 14 Page Climbing History
- First Ascent Notes
- Routes By Rating
- Complete Index
- and more!
The new guide should be shipping in November and will be available for purchase at local gyms, climbing shops and Pinnacles National Park itself. We do not have information regarding Web resources for the guide, but FOP will keep you posted.
A huge shout out to Brad for all his work and to those who assisted him with the work. The new guide will definatley enhance the Pinnacles climbing experience.