New Routing in Zimbabwe

Derrick Starling and friends have been busy putting up new routes in Zimbabwe at Bulldog Crag, shumba Shaba, Matopos.   projecting a couple of them but so far grades go at SA 13, 16, 17, 20, 22, 23.  They need a few more climbs to confirm grades. We are still developing the crag at shumba Shaba and think that there are at least six more climbs to be bolted.

Below:  Photos of a project bolted by Derrick Starling – In the red tshirt is me, no shirt is Tim Kluckow and the vest is Dom Stackler. The project runs at 22/23.


Dom Stackler working a project at Bulldog Crag, Shumba Shaba, Matopos – Zimbabwe.

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3 Responses to New Routing in Zimbabwe

  1. jacques Nov 28, 2014 at 10:35 am #

    wow, cool dude!

  2. Warren Gans Nov 28, 2014 at 12:06 pm #

    So Rad! Would love to road trip Zim one day

  3. Derrick Starling Nov 29, 2014 at 2:12 pm #

    Thanx guys, would be great to have more people come up and climb the routes we have been putting up.

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