Rock climbing guidebooks

Malta Rock Climbing the comprehensive guide (2007) is currently out of print but CAN BE RENTED for people climbing in Malta & Gozo.

  • 1300 Traditional routes
  • 200 Sport routes
  • Lots of Bouldering and Sea Level Traversing
  • 380 pages
  • Available to rent

This is Malta’s most comprehensive guidebook detailing over 1500 climbs in all parts of Malta, Gozo & Comino. Since publication there has been a lot of new routes added and many routes newly equipped with just lower-off’s or fully bolted. So when you visit a climbing location from this guidebook you are likely to find more additional routes.


Sport Climbing in Malta & Gozo (2013) is the most recent guidebook containing ONLY sport routes in Malta, Gozo & Comino.

This is dedicated to bolted sport climbing in Malta and contains a mix of older trad routes that have been recently retro-bolted and some new routes that are newly bolted and only found in this guidebook.

If you buy this “Sport Climbing in Malta & Gozo” book you can also rent the “Malta Rock Climbing the comprehensive guide” for a reduced price.


The Adventure Guidebook to the Maltese Islands (2009) is a pocket sized guidebook containing a variety of sports in Malta, Gozo & Comino.

  • 400 Climbing routes
  • Diving, Climbing, Bouldering, Deep water soloing, Biking & Hiking
  • 278 pages
  • Available from most bookshops in Malta

This pocket guide is a convenient size to help you explore many of the best locations and adventure activities. Most bookshops in Malta will have a copy of this book to purchase direct from the shop. We do not sell this book online.

positive review  Fantastic day coasteering, lots of thrills, spills, jumps and climbs. Brilliant fun for all 6 of us - age 15 to 52. Very friendly team who were encouraging, patient and made us feel very relaxed. Thanks everyone!

Dave Crosthwaite Avatar Dave Crosthwaite
13 August 2020

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