Author Archive | Gavin Raubenheimer

New Access requirements to Hilton College Crags

Due to changes at the school they have had to start charging mountain bikers, birders, etc who use the estate. The MCSA negotiated a special system for its members.


Monteseel Rock Climbing

F3 + Monteseel = a dry mouth

Gerald took the biggest lob so far of his nine month old climbing career and I caught my first ever leader fall. The year was 1986 and we were learning fast what F3 at Monteseel was all about.

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Climbing accident at Monteseel

A 22 year old female climber, broke her lower right leg in two places when she sustained a 2 meter fall while bottom-roping the route called Cain (10).