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Revision as of 10:30, 15 May 2015


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Jurassic Park

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Latitude-33.769408
Longitude20.115578
Climbing TypeSport
Crag GradientOverhanging
Walk in10 min walk from Avalon Springs
Crag AspectMorning Shade and Late Afternoon Shade
ProvinceWestern Cape
AreaMontagu
SectorBad Kloof


Jurassic Park is in the area called Bad Kloof in the town of Montagu. The walk in is +- 10 mins. This crag is overhanging and gets morning shade and late afternoon shade. There are 5 bolted climbing routes SA grades 18-35. Adam Ondra opened Mazawattee 8c+ (the hardest route in South Africa) in 2009.


Jurrasic Park Routes from LEFT to right.

# ROUTE NAME / AREA GRADE # BOLTS RATING BOLTING/OPENED INFO DESCRIPTION
1. Against the Grain 7c/28 7 Bolts FA. J Samson. 1995.
2. Jabulani 7c+/29 9 Bolts FA. S Bradshaw Jnr. 1999
3. Mazawattee 35/8c+ BB. Sean Maasch. FA. Adam Ondra. 2009.
4. Nugget Slab 18/6a 8 Bolts BB. J Terblanche. FA. J Colenso & G Holwill. 1991. On slab opposing overhang.

History

In 1996, Sean Maasch opened Animal House at grade (8b+/33). A year later, he admitted that he had chipped many of the holds and returned to chop the bolts.*

  • History Credits – Guy Hollwill