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The Bold and the Beautiful – New Crag in Montagu

In April this year Riki & Justin Lawson together with Stuart Brown of De Bos, started bolting a new crag…


Rockstock 4 ! Rocklands, South Africa

This is the real deal – Rockstock will take place over the long weekend in August.


bpa free bottles

Why BPA Free Drink Bottles?

Bisphenol A (or BPA for short) is a compound used in the manufacturing of many plastics. There have been many reports in main stream media about the dangers of BPA leaching in to the drinking water or food of containers made with BPA.

MCSA National Meet – Towerkop 2010

2010 National Meet in Ladismith (W/Cape) coinciding with the 125th Anniversary of Nefdt’s Route – The first rock climbing route in South Africa 18 – 25 September 2010


Borneo Big Wall Expedition

The team made it up 6000ft vertical through six ecologic zones to base camp on a high ridge of Mt. Kinabalu.

Training, Protection and Nutrition for Optimal Climbing

For a long term enjoyable climbing experience, you need to take care of several physical aspects of climbing – training, preventing injury, and improving recovery.

Extreme Ice Survey

EIS uses time-lapse photography, conventional photography, and video to document the rapid changes now occurring on the Earth’s glacial ice.

Magaliesberg protection: Information on Kgaswane Lodge ,illegal development in the MPE

At a meeting of the General Committee of the Johannesburg Section held on Monday, 7 June 2010, a unanimous decision was reached to support the Magaliesberg Protection Association (MPA) in taking a decision of the MEC of Northwest Province on appeal to the High Court.


Centenary of the First Ascent of the Sentinel (Northen Drakensberg)

WJ Wybergh and Lt NM McLeod first climbed the Sentinel via the standard route on 29 September 1910.

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Keur Kloof – Montagu – Access & Bolting

Recently a forum member enquired about access and bolting at Keur Kloof in Montagu

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