Stellenbosch - CT

Swop tips on moves, route conditions, etc.
Post Reply
User avatar
Justin
Posts: 3844
Joined: Sat Apr 30, 2005 8:31 am
Real Name: Justin Lawson
Location: Montagu/Cape Town
Contact:

Stellenbosch - CT

Post by Justin » Tue Feb 05, 2019 1:08 pm

Hoping someone can help me out.
Question 1: If a person wanted to get from Stellenbsoch to CT (City Centre) by 07:30 in the morning, what time would you leave Stellenbosch?

Question 2: To miss out on traffic completely, what time would you leave Stellenbosch?

Thanks
Climb ZA - Administrator
justin@climbing.co.za

User avatar
Thermophage
Posts: 447
Joined: Thu Jan 20, 2011 11:03 am
Real Name: Cuan Lohrentz
Location: Cape Town

Re: Stellenbosch - CT

Post by Thermophage » Tue Feb 05, 2019 1:14 pm

Justin wrote:
Tue Feb 05, 2019 1:08 pm
Hoping someone can help me out.
Question 1: If a person wanted to get from Stellenbsoch to CT (City Centre) by 07:30 in the morning, what time would you leave Stellenbosch?

Question 2: To miss out on traffic completely, what time would you leave Stellenbosch?

Thanks
Probably leaved 06:00 to be safe. I used to go in from tygerberg side every day to town...If anything goes wrong on the road you're screwed.
To miss traffic completely...just stay in Stellenbosch :lol:

User avatar
Nic Le Maitre
Posts: 1364
Joined: Mon Apr 02, 2007 9:40 am
Real Name: Nic Le Maitre
Location: Harrismith

Re: Stellenbosch - CT

Post by Nic Le Maitre » Tue Feb 05, 2019 1:17 pm

FYI, Google Maps arrive by feature is your friend...

But from personal experience, to arrive at 0730, leave by 0530-0600
There's no traffic if you're on the road by 4.30-4.45. It then takes about 45 min.
Happy climbing
Nic

User avatar
Justin
Posts: 3844
Joined: Sat Apr 30, 2005 8:31 am
Real Name: Justin Lawson
Location: Montagu/Cape Town
Contact:

Re: Stellenbosch - CT

Post by Justin » Tue Feb 05, 2019 1:49 pm

Thanks guys! Big city life over here... having to re-learn a few things since getting back 8)

Googles Arrive by Feature doesn't appear to take into account (accurately anyway) the congestion of traffic that one would encounter !?
Climb ZA - Administrator
justin@climbing.co.za

User avatar
Nic Le Maitre
Posts: 1364
Joined: Mon Apr 02, 2007 9:40 am
Real Name: Nic Le Maitre
Location: Harrismith

Re: Stellenbosch - CT

Post by Nic Le Maitre » Tue Feb 05, 2019 2:38 pm

Justin wrote:
Tue Feb 05, 2019 1:49 pm
Googles Arrive by Feature doesn't appear to take into account (accurately anyway) the congestion of traffic that one would encounter !?
I think it does, but go with the worst case prediction, not the best.
Happy climbing
Nic

Post Reply