El Pital, Chalatenango, El Salvador
Great Pedro Bluff, Jamaica
Las Aradas, El Centro, San Ignacio, Chalatenango, El Salvador
Parque Mirador del Sur
St. Maarten/St. Martin
Vieques Boulders Puerto Rico
Virgin Gorda, BVI
This page is home to all of the North American, Central American, & Carribean Island countries excluding the United States. For information on the US, please refer to the area page for the pertinent State.
Destinations to the Great White North are often best accessed by automobile. Driving over the border is safe & easy, but be sure you have your documents in order (see below). For most destinations to the South, air travel is the most convenient approach. Some destinations in northern Mexico (such as El Potrero Chico are often approached via car.
Federal laws require a valid US passport for return travel to the US. While you may be able to exit the country, you can't get back in. Details on how to obtain a passport can be found here. There are a few complicated exceptions to this rule if returning from Canada or Mexico via automobile (or foot/bicycle). Details can be found here for Canada and here for Mexico. Note that the "exceptions" are probably are not really any simpler than just getting a passport.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for North America:
North Face - Chouinard/Beckey/Doody 5.7 Mod. Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine, 12 pitches, 5000 feet, Grade IV Jasper National Park : Mt. Edith Cavell
Beckey-Chouinard 5.10 Trad, Alpine, 15 pitches, 2000 feet, Grade IV Howser Towers : South Howser Tower
Southeast Face 5.11- Trad, Alpine, 18 pitches, 2000 feet, Grade V The Cirque of the Unclimbab... : Lotus Flower Tower
All Along the Watchtower 5.11 C2- R Trad, Aid, Alpine, 32 pitches, 3000 feet, Grade VI Howser Towers : North Howser Tower
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Camay 5.6 International : Canada : ... : Mont Pinacle
The route starts at the 2nd belay of Classique (5.4). A 45 minute walk will bring you to the bottom of the Directissime area (see the "Guide d'escalade en Estrie" guidebook).The route follows the obvious crack and corner. Exit the roof by the right.2 60m rappels to the bottom. If you leave nothing at the base of the climb, a walkoff from the top might be a better option....[more] Browse More Classics in International