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Uganda Rock Climbing 

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A beautiful nation ("the Pearl of Africa"), Uganda boasts all sorts of climbing. From excellent cragging and bouldering to hard alpine routes in the Rwenzoris, Uganda has it all.

Getting There 

Fly via Europe.

Climbing Season

For the Africa area.

Weather station 6.6 miles from here

26 Total Climbing Routes

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Matoke Fingers V5 6C  Africa : Uganda : Luwazi Rock
SIT START matching the wide crimp, right foot smearing on a small strip of rock below and to the right of the starting hold, left foot flagging out left. First move is the crux, a big, dynamic right hand throw to a small flat crimp above and to the right of the start. Get a toe onto the start hold and go left hand to the gritty sloper above. Match the sloper and go out right to a slightly in-cut crimp. Crossover to the big jug above and to the right of the in-cut crimp. Top out over the jug and ...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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Rock Climbing Photo: Basalt up in Karamoja. July 2011
Basalt up in Karamoja. July 2011

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By Joe Freeman
Mar 29, 2012
If your interested in climbing here in Uganda talk to the uganda mountain club. They have a group on facebook. they organize climbs at Wajala and other crags.

There is climbing in Uganda and they are bolting new lines and exploring old ones.
By Joe Forrester
From: Palo Alto
Jan 15, 2014
I am going to be up in the Arua area from mid February to March. Is anyone around and would like to climb? PM me....