About the book
With amazing rock faces rising from perfect beaches and the blue sea, Thailand is a dreamy destination for rock climbers all over the world. This guidebook not only tells you all you need to know about the hundreds of rock climbs that exist in Thailand, but also gives the do's and don'ts of travel in The Kingdom. Accompanied with first hand stories and a complete history of the region, this guidebook is a must for any climber traveling to Thailand.
- More than 350 sport routes for climbing in Thailand, rated 1-5 stars for their appeal
- Up-to-date post-Thailand tsunami information
- Information on Thai history, culture, and geology, along with useful Thai language phrases
- Author royalties used for route rebolting efforts in Thailand, done in conjunction with the American Safe Climbing Association (ASCA)
This new guide contains everything climbers need to make the most of Thailand, both on the rock and off. You'll find information on local transportation, lodging, sightseeing, guide schools, and gear shops, as well as how to preserve your gear from the wear and tear of warm salt water breezes, and much more.
By Sam Lightner Jr.