Neil Adams on the first ascent of Tusker on The Bo...
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
339 Total Routes
['4 Stars',42],['3 Stars',99],['2 Stars',98],['1 Star',62],['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
Jacobs Ladder 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Africa
: South Africa
: Table Mountain
A must do classic. This route is an excellent introduction the airy traverses found on Table Mountain.Approach:Facing the mountain, hike to the far left side of Staircase Ledge. You will have to shuffle around an awkward boulder and step onto a well worn tree. This marks the start of the route.P1, 12 meters, grade 14. Starting from the tree climb a crack near the arÍte until you reach an overhang. Build a cramped belay in the pod below the overhang.P2, 35 meters, grade 16. From the pod traverse ...[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!