VO

Characteristics

VO is a big area that consists of boulders and walls surrounded by forest. The landings are good for the most part. Parts of the area are close to a sports centre and are easily accessible by road from the city. VO is divided into several sections: Sebulba, Dillerium, Havet, Engard and Sjöstenen. See also 27crags

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Directions

Sebulba, Dillerium, Havet, Engard and Sjöstenen are located by the 2.5, 5, and 10 km running tracks at the Karstorp sports ground which is close to the fire station in the centre of Västervik. Park by the sports ground or the industrial estate north of the sports centre.

Coordinates

To the parking lot at Karstorp sports ground:   16°37’37”O, 57°45’12”N
The closest camping can be found at Lysingsbadet in Västervik, phone +46490-258000, www.lysingsbadet.se. You can rent cottages at Tofvehult, phone +46490-26351 www.tofvehult.se and at Live in Nature at Kallersnäs gård, +46768-513090 www.liveinnature.se. Camping KustCamp, phone +46493-10221, www.campa.se, Eight Little Homes Youth Hostel in Överum, phone +46493-30302 www.overum.nu, cottages and camping at Risebo fritid, phone +46493-33046 www.risebofritid.se.

Shops

The closest grocery stores and petrol stations are located in Västervik.

Västervik Climbing Centre

The climbing centre in Västervik is the main meeting point for climbers. It is located by the old water tower on Repslagargatan 5. There is free Wi-Fi internet access there. You can also borrow a computer and browse the internet for free. It is a place where you can meet, trade stories, read climbing magazines and watch climbing films. The latest information on climbing and other outdoor activities in the area is available there. There is also a climbing gym available, where you can climb and get to know other climbers. Call +46490-37466 for more information.

Climbing Shop

On the climbingcenter. There are goods from Organic, Five ten, Evolv, Volx, Singing Rock, Petzl, Klean Kanteen, Metoliusi. You can rent crashpads here.