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Pic of the Week 2013 Calendar

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Suicide Gorge, Kloofing

Suicide Gorge Video

Dave Glass made a video of a trip down Suicide Gorge.


Bains Kloof

Cape hikers body retrieved in Bainskloof

A hiker whose body was retrieved from the Bainskloof mountains may have slipped and fallen to his death.

Joe Möhle at the Painted Rocks area near Tafraout.

MCSA Supertramp Award 2013

The 2013 MCSA Supertramp Award of up to R15 000 is available to a young South African who either individually or in a group will take on a mountaineering-related expedition / trip during 2013.

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Mayan Smith-Gobat Punks in the Gym

Mayan Smith-Gobat repeats Punks In The Gym

Mayan Smith-Gobat makes the first female repeat of Punks In The Gym (8b+) at Mount Arapiles, Australia.


Adam Ondra 9a Flash

Adam Ondra 9a flash

Adam Ondra has flashed Southern Smoke Direct in Red River Gorge, giving it a personal grade of 9a.


Wild Country Ropeman 3 Recall

Wild Country Ropeman 3 Recall

For the safety of all of our customers we are issuing an immediate recall of the Wild Country Ropeman 3.


African Alpine Adventures Photo competition

African Alpine Adventures Photo Comp

Our splendid panel of African Alpine Adventures Photo Comp independent judges, Garreth Bird, Georgia Court, and Robert House, have made their decisions.



Sasha Digiulian Video Preview

A preview for the upcoming Sasha Digiulian video. In October 2011, Sasha DiGiulian became the first American women to climb the grade 9a.


Ashima in the first crux of 'Lucifer'

Ashima Shirashi sends at Red River Gorge

Eleven year old Ashima Shirashi has done her second 8c+ ‘Lucifer’ at Red River Gorge.