Climbing in Curacao with RCC
Curacao has a unique combination: climbing, beach, fun, and sun! Visiting curacao is the dream holiday!
Over the last years, RCC has been committed to developing climbing sites and converting Curacao into the best climbing destination in the Caribbean region. RCC proudly offers all participants a safe and fun climbing experience.
- High quality limestone type climbable rock formations at four different sites for all levels
- The climbing walls are mainly facing North which provides shade most of the day
- The tropical weather is perfect for all year round climbing
- Developed and overall good tourism infrastructure
- Daily flights from the USA, Europe (Amsterdam) and Latin American
- Large accommodation variety & facilities for all budgets
- Easy access to transportation, climbing walls and scenic locations
A half day climbing sport is a fun activity for people of all ages, individuals, couples, families or organized groups.
RCC Certified Climbing Guides has years of experience both as climbers and as guides. In addition you will also experience hiking and rappelling.
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Located by Hato, Roi Rincon shows amazing rock formations with 18 total low to moderate routes, sport and top rope short lines and nice temperatures all day long during most of the seasons
This park is administered by Stitching Uniek, an RCC partner
Climbing Grade: the difficulty ranges from 5.6 to 5.11+
Access: you can’t miss the yellow colored gate, drive until you can’t go further than park, walk on the main path for about 5 minutes and the routes will be at your left side
Located at CaracasBaai right across from the old fort, a great place for beginner climbers in a very scenic spot by the ocean. These standing alone rock formations have sport and top rope short routes, very fun slab climbing that fits anyone’s skills and strengths, best temperatures are early morning to noon.
Climbing Grade: the difficulty ranges from 5.5 to 5.10C
Access: At the roundabout, turn left onto the Caracasbaaiweg, keep following the Caracasbaaiweg. Follow the road to what seems to be its end, continue the seaside road to the private pier entrance; just before the entrance you turn left, continue this road to a T‐intersection, then turn right
Piscadera Area is the north face of Seru Pretu, with four areas starting at Piscadera wall amazing overhung, the next sector is Queen, Seru Pretu and 25 minutes hiking up the trail is Jack’s sparrow wall, there is a total of 25 bolted routes. For this area you will need 12 quickdraws and maximum 60 meters rope, this spot may get very hot at certain hours specially between May to September, bring extra water and sunscreen.
Climbing Grade: the difficulty ranges from 5.9 to 5.13B
Access: Drive on Helmin Magno Wiels blvd until reaching Piscadera weg roundabout, exit towards the obvious mountain so called Seru Pretu, then turn right and uphill until you reach a dead-end street, you will see Mrs. Luduina house on the right and the trailhead to the left of her house. Follow the trail up to the walls.
Climbing at Tafelberg
The north face wall of Tafelberg has the most amazing rock climbing in the island; exhibiting a quality solid limestone and clean wall of around 1.7 Km wide; routes are up to 50 meters height; wall is shaded for the most part of the day and wind blows constantly creating a nice cooler temperature for climbing.
The approach to the walls is between 30 to 60 minutes hike from the beginning of the trail; transportation means are available from the entrance gate to the trail head; There are 26 sport routes from 5.7 to 5.12C and 1 trad climb 5.7 set up; RCC is working to equip up to 500 more routes in 2021.
Climbing trips are available for newcomers or those who would like to hike and climb with an experienced guide. Belaying partners are also available for experienced climbers travelling alone.
Full day guided climbing at Tafelberg cost US$85 for groups of more than two people or US$125 for a solo climber.
Solo or group experienced climbers must check in at the shop, sign the waiver and pay the entrance fee US$30
“My experience climbing with th RCC team in Curacao was incredible!, they really know the climbing spots and are very professionals. Thanks again Guys!”
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Tafelberg entry fee-
For those that are climbers and do not need RCC equipment or guide to enter and climb for a day. In this service we offer as optional equipment rental, for those climbers that visit CCO, learn about climbing right there and have no equipment with them.
One day equipment rental (rope 20$, shoes 10$, 10 express for free)
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