En esta entrada os contamos nuestra experiencia haciendo psicobloc en Mallorca; cómo hacer psicobloc, dónde hacer psicobloc en Mallorca, cuales son los. The deep water soloing (known locally as Psicobloc) is well developed and excellen. DWS or Psicobloc in Mallorca. Featured in. The place was Porto Pi and this became Mallorca’s first bouldering venue. Miquel continued his obsession with Psicobloc by opening new.

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Mallorca has recently become world famous as a deep water soloing venue, with world class climbers like Chris Sharma visiting during the summer and autumn months. There are mqllorca sea cliff venues, particularly in the psicoblox east of the island, covered in pockets, juggy tufas, cracks and crimps catering for many styles.

A dual format grading system is used. Deep water soloing is incredibly tempting for people fresh into rock climbing. It is the ultimate way to hang out on a beach looking very cool and it involves hardly any equipment or knowledge of knots.

However, I must stress at this point there is much more to this sport than meets the eye if you want to avoid serious injuries.

Firstly, the important thing is having a safe fall. A safe fall means an uninterrupted fall into deep water. The steeper routes normally have the safest falls. Which means there is more route choice if you like steep climbing and it is important to be feeling strong.


You have to be a fairly good climber even to get mallprca on many of the routes. Also it takes a while to feel comfortable with the falls. Most of the developed deep water soloing areas are over on the east of the Island.

At Rock and Ride we have made it our mission to find other deep water soloing areas on the island where we can offer a safe and enjoyable introduction to the sport. Contact us to find out more about our introductory DWS sessions.

It is strongly frowned upon psifobloc the local council. There are plenty of hotelsvillas and apartments available on the East coast. A pair of rock shoes that will get repeatedly wet. After the first splash down you spend the rest of the day climbing in wet shoes.

You get used to it! Also you need to find a solution to the wet chalk bag problem.

Deep Water Soloing in Mallorca

I take liquid chalk which I leave on a convenient ledge. It tends to stay applied for the duration of the route. Lots of sun tan lotion and a good friend to keep it topped up.

This is the joy of DWS, you can head to the popular spots alone and find buddies along the way. The biggest safety tip is to get into this sport slowly.



Make sure you know the exit area from the sea. If needs be, install a rope to assist getting out. A floatation device is psicoloc to assist in rescues and if you get tired.

Some areas will require a small boat to access. Most serious incidents have involved people getting into difficulty trying to exit the water. Even short deep water climbs can give a heart pumping experience! If you would like to experience Deep Water Soloing on Mallorca, then join one of our weekly deep water soloing introductory sessions.

Get in touch with them for more information on climbing courses, guided multi-pitch adventures, advanced coaching, traditional climbing, deep water soling and more. Activity Reviews Climbing Guide. Where to go Most of the developed deep water soloing areas are over on the east of the Island.

What you will need A pair of rock shoes that will get repeatedly wet. Safety The biggest safety tip is to get into this sport slowly.