Paklenica National Park is a river canyon, formed by soluble rocks dissolution and is located in the south slopes of Velebit mountain in northern Dalmatia. A truly amazing natural scenery awaits for the visitor as the park is home to two impressive canyons, limestone vertical cliffs, caves, beautiful valleys and an abundance of flora and fauna.
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Rock Climbing in Mountain Quarry, Perth, Western Australia Australia
Mountain Quarry is considered to be a great climbing location close to Perth. Mountain Quarry provides with some of the highest climbing opportunities close to the metropolitan area with some trad routes and a number of bolted sport routes. The quarry consists of granite, mostly solid, but there are still some loose sections.
The spot is appropriate for more experienced climbers, as most of the climbing routes are in the upper grades (20+). In addition, the Main Wall is up to 50 m/164 ft high, offering great panoramic views of the surrounding area. Furthermore, access to the top of the quarry can be made by both sides. Last but not least, the best period for rock climbing is from September to May. Note: it is advisable to wear a helmet.