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 The Flagpole: Becky-Schoening Route, Wenatchee, Washington USA
Flagpole climb is located in Stewart Range, in the area of the famous Enchantment Lakes. It is a remote rock, with top elevation at 7900 ft/2407 m, suitable for rock climbing from May to October. The skill level required for this climb is grade III, class 5,7. It is an unusual climb on a sharp section and finishes with a bolt ladder.
Once you reach the top, the summit is spectacular, offering amazing views of the Enchantment Lakes and the surrounding summits. Becky-Schoening Route is not a very popular destination for rock climbers but it is definitely a very rewarding one. Take a map and a compass, ice axe and crampons, a small rack, aiders and loops with you.