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Lionshead Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 4,681'
Location: -17.50483, 31.50035 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Grant Russell on May 27, 2017

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The lions head kopje is a very distinctive feature easily seen from the main road. The whole massif can be likened to a lion couchant, with the head on the left.

Please contact mountain club of Zimbabwe (MCZ) for details

Getting There 

Head out on the enterprise road towards Shamva, at about 45km along shamva road the kopje can be seen to the left of the road, parking is just below lionshead.

Climbing Season

Weather station 13.9 miles from here

15 Total Climbing Routes

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