Rock climbing programs for beginners will be held at High Rocks Area of Ralph Stover State Park on Saturday, October 12th from 9:00-11:30am and 12:30-3:00pm. Registration is required at http://tinyurl.com/ralphstovercal.
High Rocks Area, donated to the state in 1956 by noted Bucks County author James Michener, has become one of the most popular public rock climbing areas in the region. Climbing programs led by state park staff offer visitors a low-cost chance to experience the exciting sport of outdoor rock climbing.
All necessary equipment, including helmets, harnesses, and climbing shoes are provided. Donations to the park educational fund are requested.
Climbing areas are chosen to be accessible for most beginning climbers, ages seven and up, and offer a variety of easy to intermediate climbs.
Delaware Canal and Ralph Stover State Park educators offer regular educational and recreational programs. For a full list of upcoming events, see below or visit the park’s online events calendar at http://tinyurl.com/delcanalcal.