Discover one of Europe`s lesser known yet more diverse climbing areas. In a radius of 50 km you have more than 40 climbing spots at your disposal, with the majority of them right at the camp's doorstep in the Natural Park of Sintra-Cascais. Our certified and experienced guides will share their profound local knowledge with you and present you daily a new challenge, always according to your personal level. Professional advices and video analysis of your efforts will push your climbing to a new level during your stay at The Lodge. No matter if it is your first steps outside your local indoor climbing gym or you simply want to improve your rock climbing techniques, our guides will find just the right spot for you.
You can choose between Top-rope climbing or Leading.
Guiding at a glance:
No better time to try something new than on holidays! The Natural Park of Sintra-Cascais offers perfect conditions for climbing novices. In a safe environment our certified and experienced climbing instructors will teach you your first vertical steps in one of the region's established outdoor climbing sites. Feel the adrenaline rushing through your venes, while you climb higher above the ground, with the Atlantic ocean's deep blue water underneath you.
In the beginner course a so-called top-rope will always guarantee your safety, while our instructors will teach you the sports basics like equiment use, safety rules, basic knot, basic climbing techniques and top-rope belay knowledge.
Beginner course at a glance:
The Natural Park of Sintra-Cascais offers countless possibilities for Bouldering. We have the basic equipment like crash pads, rock shoes, chalk bags and chalk for rent, plus can provide you with a map of several bouldering spots. As some of the best spots are well hidden in the forest we advise you to take a guide for some days to make the best out of your time.