The quality of the granite blocs is complemented with the purity and Avatar-like feel of the surrounding flora and fauna. Experiencing Rila, once referred as a mini-Yosemite is more than just a regular boulder trip. The place will purify your mind and refill your vital energy. You will gain perfect focus and unimaginable motivation for your hardest sends.
Embraced by the highest mountain on the Balkans you will have plenty of opportunities for additional adventures during your rest days.
We know from experience, at the end of the trip it will be hard to leave Rila’s paradise.
There are around 400 boulders with grades ranging from 6b – 7c. Not so many blocs in the low end of the grades.
There is no bouldering guide book for Rila. All knowledge is kept and passed by the people who developed the place. Our guides are members of that community.
Here’s some additional information about the area:
– Campsite (8€/night pp)
– Bungalow (18€/night pp)
– Hotel, Villa options available upon request
Personal First Aid Kit:
Your tour guide will carry a first aid kit. However, we recommend that you carry a small first aid kit for personal use. This could contain things like plasters, sterile dressings and bandages, a blister kit, pain killers e.g. paracetamol and ibuprofen, antiseptic cream, antihistamine cream (for insect bites), sunburn cream, anti-diarrhoea pills e.g. Imodium or Lomotil and rehydration salts e.g. dioralyte.
Please ensure you carry essential personal medication in your hand luggage rather than checked in bags.