First ascent of Touch & Go, 1961. A couple of pito...
This is a huge continent with every type of climbing imagineable.
Fly via Europe. East and South Africa have the biggest climbing commnunities.
Weather station 24.7 miles from here
336 Total Routes
['4 Stars',39],['3 Stars',101],['2 Stars',96],['1 Star',61],['Bomb',0]
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Africa:
Featured Route For Africa
North Face (Torre N'lundi) 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
: ... : Torre N'lundi - Sentinel To...
Pitch 1: Easy chimney/corner up the East side of a small pillar on the North side of the tower. No protection except for a small stopper right at the top that is not really worth it. 5.6 (50')Pitch 2: Start right off top of pillar and work straight up to a small ledge. Move to right edge of the ledge, then continue up, trending left to a 2 bolt belay. 7 bolts. 5.10 (100')Pitch 3: Move straight up off belay to bulge and trend left through bulge (very exposed!) to the left horizon of the fac...[more] Browse More Classics in International
Latest Regional Forum Messages
By Mark Elliot
Oct 21, 2008
I have climbed both Mt. Kenya, and Mt. Kilimanjaro (twice). I have great contacts and know the program for getting around, backwards and forwards. I'll post some photos and info when it's not 2 am.
By Katie Gr
Jan 13, 2011
Hey Mark, I will be in Kenya and was hoping to get some beta from you about climbing Mt. Kenya and Kilimanjaro. I'd appreciate any info ya got...
By Lukas S
From: Longmont, CO
Nov 29, 2012
Looking for more specific info regarding climbing in West Africa, specifically potential in Senegal. If there is some nearby, that would be helpful also. Please, any tips would be appreciated!