The ferocity of scaling nature’s rugged landscape is replicated through the outstanding climbing wall in Groningen, The Netherlands. The Excalibur towers at 121 feet as the tallest climbing wall in the world at the Bjoeks Climb Center. Its colossal height isn’t the only thing that makes it such a difficult climb; a sleek curve that’s 36 feet from the base creates an artificial overhang which can also be experienced when climbing a real peak. The curve creates a variation of challenges for a thrill-thirsty seeker to enjoy.

excalibur-worldtallestclimbingwall-gselect-gessato-gblog-08

excalibur-worldtallestclimbingwall-gselect-gessato-gblog-07

excalibur-worldtallestclimbingwall-gselect-gessato-gblog-03

excalibur-worldtallestclimbingwall-gselect-gessato-gblog-01

Tags:
    • Lost Lindenberg

      Around the World

      A tranquil retreat with tree house-like suites built in a tropical forest in Bali. Founded…

    • Two Years On A Bike

      Around the World

      An epic journey from Canada to the southern tip of Argentina. Following on the footsteps…

    • Gutshof Güldenhof

      Architecture

      A farming complex from the 18th century converted into a multi-functional art center. Located in…

    • The 10AM Lofts

      Around the World

      An old warehouse in Athens converted into an event space, four lofts, and a penthouse….

    • Around the World

      A sustainable, off-grid and 100% solar-powered hotel in Oaxaca. Located close to Casa Wabi, the…

    • Around the World

      A boutique hotel inspired by Oaxacan temples and the idea of serene contemplation. Located at…

    • Around the World

      A stylish boutique hotel in Chelsea, New York. Visiting New York is often included on…

loader