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{{Infobox Crag
 
{{Infobox Crag
 
         | Latitude = -33.812101
 
         | Latitude = -33.812101
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         | Province = Western Cape
 
         | Province = Western Cape
 
         | Area = Montagu  
 
         | Area = Montagu  
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        | Sector = Keur Kloof
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        | Picture = [[File:PathToLineup.jpg|350px|alt=The Line Up, Keur Kloof]]
 
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The Lineup (in Afrikaans, die ''Uitkennings Parade'') is a great crag for winter as it gets a lot of sun. It goes into the shade during mid-afternoon, so climb here after mid-afternoon in summer.
 
The Lineup (in Afrikaans, die ''Uitkennings Parade'') is a great crag for winter as it gets a lot of sun. It goes into the shade during mid-afternoon, so climb here after mid-afternoon in summer.
  
'''Approach '''
 
  
Park at the start of Keur Kloof (as for Heaven crag). Walk towards the Rose Bowl and then take the turn-off for Joe's Garage. The Lineup is on the left hand side of the Rose Bowl valley. It is orange in colour. The Lineup has one of the shortest walk-ins in Keur Kloof (approximately 25 minutes).
 
  
[[Image:PathToLineup.jpg|center|path to the Lineup]]
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'''Approach '''
  
'''Routes'''
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Park at the start of Keur Kloof (as for Heaven crag). Walk towards the Rose Bowl and then take the turn-off for Joe's Garage. The Lineup is on the left hand side of the Rose Bowl valley. It is orange in colour. The Lineup has one of the shortest walk-ins in Keur Kloof (approximately 25 minutes).
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[[File:PathToLineup.jpg|600px]]
  
[[Image:LineupTopo.jpg|center|The Lineup]]
 
  
* '''Piccadilly Line 26''' [5B, C] FA: Keith Forbes, October 2006<br>Go straight up. Grade is about 24 if you go  out right at the third bolt.
 
* '''Feline''' 22/23 [4B, C] FA: Jeremy Samson, August 2006
 
* '''Hotline''' 23/24  [7B, C] FA: Keith Forbes, June 2006
 
* '''The Line of Fire''' 25  [8B, C] FA: Keith Forbes, August 2006
 
* '''The Plumbline''' 26 [6B, C] Jason Temple-Forbes & Ross-McBride, July 2006
 
* '''Powerline''' 29? (open project) [C, N, needs some more bolts]
 
  
Routes on the right are sustained and steep (much steeper than it looks in the topo photo!). Routes on the left are vertical and technical. The righthand side of the crag is about 20m tall, and the lefthand side is about 10m tall.
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[[File:LineupTopo.jpg|600px]]
  
'''Photos'''
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Lineup Topo
  
[[Image:KeithOnTlof.jpg|frame|center|The Line of Fire]]
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{|  border="1" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="2"
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|  align="center" | <b>#</b>
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|  align="center" | <b>ROUTE NAME / AREA</b>
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|  align="center" | <b>GRADE</b>
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|  align="center" | <b># BOLTS</b>
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|  align="center" | <b>RATING</b>
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|  align="center" | <b>BOLTING/OPENED INFO</b>
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|  align="center" | <b>DESCRIPTION</b>
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| 1.
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| Piccadilly Line
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| 26
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| 5B, C
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| FA: Keith Forbes, October 2006
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|  Go straight up. Grade is about 24 if you go out right at the third bolt.
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| 2.
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| Feline
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| 22/23
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| 4B, C
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| FA: Jeremy Samson, August 2006
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| 3.
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| Hotline
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| 23/24
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| 7B, C
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| FA: Keith Forbes, June 2006
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| 4.
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| The Line of Fire
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| 25
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| 8B, C
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| FA: Keith Forbes, August 2006
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| 5.
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| The Plumbline
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| 26
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| 6B, C
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| Jason Temple-Forbes &amp; Ross-McBride, July 2006
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| 6.
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| Powerline (open project)
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| 29?
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| C, N, needs some more bolts
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[[Image:RossOnFeline.jpg|frame|center|Feline]]
 
 
[[Category:Montagu]]
 
[[Category:Montagu]]
[[Category:Keur Kloof]]
 

Latest revision as of 12:21, 30 September 2015



The Line Up, Keur Kloof
The Lineup

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Latitude-33.812101
Longitude20.105966
Climbing TypeSport
Crag GradientVertical
Walk in30 minute uphill walk
Crag AspectAfternoon Shade
ProvinceWestern Cape
AreaMontagu
SectorKeur Kloof

The Lineup (in Afrikaans, die Uitkennings Parade) is a great crag for winter as it gets a lot of sun. It goes into the shade during mid-afternoon, so climb here after mid-afternoon in summer.


Approach

Park at the start of Keur Kloof (as for Heaven crag). Walk towards the Rose Bowl and then take the turn-off for Joe's Garage. The Lineup is on the left hand side of the Rose Bowl valley. It is orange in colour. The Lineup has one of the shortest walk-ins in Keur Kloof (approximately 25 minutes). PathToLineup.jpg


LineupTopo.jpg

Lineup Topo

# ROUTE NAME / AREA GRADE # BOLTS RATING BOLTING/OPENED INFO DESCRIPTION
1. Piccadilly Line 26 5B, C FA: Keith Forbes, October 2006 Go straight up. Grade is about 24 if you go out right at the third bolt.
2. Feline 22/23 4B, C FA: Jeremy Samson, August 2006
3. Hotline 23/24 7B, C FA: Keith Forbes, June 2006
4. The Line of Fire 25 8B, C FA: Keith Forbes, August 2006
5. The Plumbline 26 6B, C Jason Temple-Forbes & Ross-McBride, July 2006
6. Powerline (open project) 29? C, N, needs some more bolts