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Ice Climbing MCSA National Ice Meet Eastern Cape 8 to 12 August 2018
By Neil Margetts on Jul 19, 2018 | No Comments

The MCSA JHB and EC sections have taken the initiative to organise a National Winter Ice Climbing event …

Mountain Search and Rescue Mountain Club of SA: Search and Rescue Team Fundraiser
By Ant Hall on Jul 17, 2018 | 4 Comments

If you (or your loved ones) enjoy being ‘Out There’ in the mountains, please consider supporting those who …

Bosch Crag, Bosch Kloof, Montagu Montagu Crag Closures
By Justin Lawson on Jul 9, 2018 | 7 Comments

This article stems from activity in Bosch kloof, Montagu during the past week.

SANCF Nationals 2018
By CityROCK on Jul 2, 2018 | No Comments

SANCF – Guts and sweat in the beginning and glory and accomplishments in the end! This was the …

Rocklands clean up Rocklands: 46 Arrows clean-up
By RAD HearTheLand on Jun 24, 2018 | No Comments

The 2018 Rocklands season is in full swing and big-name climbs are being crushed daily by some of …

Nikwax Win With Nikwax
By Justin Lawson on Jun 20, 2018 | No Comments

Nikwax – stand a chance of winning an awesome Black Diamond Fineline Strech Rain Shell.

Strubens Valley Strubens Valley Video
By Ultrarunner on Jun 19, 2018 | No Comments

A video from the Roadside Attractions Crag at Strubens Valley.

Rocklands The Realm, Rocklands
By Justin Lawson on Jun 13, 2018 | No Comments

Video and article about opening a new bouldering area called The Realm in Rocklands.

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Woman injured after falling on Table Mountain hiking route
Jul 15, 2018 | No Comments

A young woman has been admitted to hospital with a suspected head injury after falling on a hiking trail on Table Mountain in Cape Town late on Saturday afternoon, paramedics …

CityROCK is hiring!
Jul 4, 2018 | No Comments

CityROCK Cape Town Gear Shop is hiring!

The Truth About Hiking In The Drakensberg
Jun 27, 2018 | No Comments

Some brutal honesty about what it is really like to hike in the Drakensberg mountains in South Africa. A lot of this information can apply to any wilderness or mountainous …

The Risk of Regret
Jun 27, 2018 | 1 Comment

Risk is inherent in all things we do. But, the biggest risk in life is looking back at all the opportunities we let pass us by.

Everest – The Summit Climb
Jun 12, 2018 | No Comments

Raw and Unfiltered. The final climb on Mt. Everest. Experience what climbers endure on their final push to the top of the world.

5 Essential Hiking Hacks
Jun 7, 2018 | No Comments

5 Hiking Hacks to keep you going on the trail.

Crypto currency stunt on Everest linked to Sherpa guide’s death
May 31, 2018 | No Comments

A promotional stunt by an Irish tech company to bury $100,000 worth of a new cryptocurrency at Everest’s summit has been linked to the death of a Sherpa guide, the …

Babsi Zangerl Sends Her First 9a in Switzerland
May 24, 2018 | No Comments

Austrian climber Barbara “Babsi” Zangerl blasted her way up Speed Intégrale (9a/5.14d) in Voralpsee, Switzerland.

Wadi Rum (Official Film)
May 24, 2018 | No Comments

Journey to the big wall climbing paradise of Wadi Rum, deep in the desert of Jordan.

Messner and Habeler’s 1978 First Ascent of Everest Without Supplementary Oxygen
May 22, 2018 | No Comments

The 8th of May marked the 40th anniversary of the Italian Reinhold Messner and the Austrian Peter Habeler’s first ascent of Everest without the aid of supplementary oxygen.