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South Africa Rock Climbing 

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Location: -30.789, 24.3018 View Map  Incorrect?
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Beautiful country with tons of climbing

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Weather station 17.8 miles from here

132 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',20],['3 Stars',58],['2 Stars',40],['1 Star',9],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in South Africa

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for South Africa:
Arrow Final   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b PG13     Trad, 3 pitches   Table Mountain
Jacobs Ladder   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 3 pitches, 230'   Table Mountain
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Featured Route For South Africa
Rock Climbing Photo: Trish Gaertner on the traverse pitch of Jacobs Lad...

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 arĂȘte 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

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