Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
South Africa

Select Area...
Bronkies 
Cederberg  
Rocklands 
Table Mountain 
Waterval Boven 

South Africa Rock Climbing 


Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Location: -30.789, 24.3018 View Map  Incorrect?
Page Views: 16,540
Administrators: Michael Sullivan, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Charlie-Ann on Jan 3, 2009
You & This Area
Best climbs for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]

Description 

Beautiful country with tons of climbing

Getting There 

airplane

Climbing Season



Weather station 17.8 miles from here

193 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',44],['3 Stars',86],['2 Stars',49],['1 Star',10],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',8],['5.7',2],['5.8',17],['5.9',22],['5.10',56],['5.11',23],['5.12',7],['5.13',4],['>=5.14',1],['',0],['<=V1',1],['V2-3',6],['V4-5',14],['V6-7',13],['V8-9',12],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',7],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in South Africa

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for South Africa:
The Rhino   V8+ 7B+     Boulder, 18'   The Pass : Rhino Boulders
Arrow Final   5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a PG13     Trad, 3 pitches   Table Mountain
Jacobs Ladder   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 3 pitches, 230'   Table Mountain
Snakeskin Safari Suit   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch   The Wonderland crags : Hallucinogen Wall
Browse More Rock Climbing Classics in South Africa

Featured Route For South Africa
Rock Climbing Photo: The crux move to the lip of the boulder, photo by ...

Macho King V10 7C+  Africa : South Africa : ... : Barracuda Boulder
The awe inspiring flake out the frontside overhang on the Barracuda Boulder. Start on the obvious chalked block below the flake. Ride the flake out the roof using some combination of heel hooks, toe hooks and terrible feet out left. Once you have climbed through the flake, move up to slopers and a poor undercling and make the crux move to the lip. From here work up and right until you can mantle onto the tall face above. Wander up the 25-30 foot face/arete above to the top of the boulder. The wh...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

Comments on South Africa Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -

The Definitive
Climbing Resource

Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run

Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps

Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes

Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!