Legoland

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Legoland

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Latitude-33.813778
Longitude20.091539
Climbing TypeSport
Crag GradientVertical
Walk in1 minute flat walk
Crag AspectEarly morning shade & Late Afternoon shade
ProvinceWestern Cape
AreaMontagu
SectorBosch Kloof


This is one of Montagu's most popular crags due to the easier grade of routes and the 1 minute walk-in.
Legoland is child friendly and dogs are allowed. The crag gets early morning & Late Afternoon shade.

How to get there

From Ashton/Cape Town direction: The large gravel parking area is just before the first bridge on the right.
From Montagu direction: Drive towards Ashton/Cape Town, about 1km after the tunnel you will see the large gravel parking area on your left just over the bridge.
There is no cellphone reception at this crag.

Rules

You MUST park outside the gate by the main road (R62). DO NOT under any circumstances drive in and park directly at the crag. You may obviously drive in if you are staying over night at the Tolhuis. This crag is on private land and climbing there is by permission of the land owner, so please respect the rules. The land owner has forbidden access the the crags in Bosch Kloof.

Legoland is Montagu’s most popular climbing area due to the easier grades and quick access. There are 25 routes here with grades ranging from 12 to 24. Legoland gets early morning & Late Afternoon shade, it is child friendly and dogs are allowed. Please note that you must clean up after your dog – dogs are not permitted past Legoland. Please do not litter and pick up any litter that you find.

Toilet: There are no toilet facilities at this crag. For No. 1’s: Please walk down the road away from the crag. For No. 2’s: Please bag your faeces and toilet paper and take discard of it elsewhere (i.e. do not leave your faeces or toilet paper at the crag).

Access to this crag and other crags in Montagu is dependant on our behaviour – please do not jeopardise access by breaking the rules


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Topo

Route List

Legoland Routes from the far LEFT of the crag towards the right (i.e. back towards the car park) Routes from the far LEFT of the crag towards the right (i.e. back towards the car park)

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# ROUTE NAME / AREA GRADE # BOLTS RATING BOLTING/OPENED INFO DESCRIPTION
1 I Tink Not 12 6 Montagu Rock Adventures 2000 This is the furthest left route (#1). Located around the east facing corner.
2 I Bewieve So 16 7 Montagu Rock Adventures 2000 Same start as #1- I Tink Not but climbs to the chains of #3 - I Bewieve So Direct
3 I Bewieve So Direct 16 7 Jason Temple-Forbes 2002
4 The Rope Man 17 9 ***** Deon Knipe 2003 #4. #5. #6 share the same start. #4 climbs the left route and has it's own top anchors.
5 The Missing Link 17 7 ***** Stuart Brown 2003 #4. #5. #6 share the same start. #5 climbs to the anchors of #6.
6 Hey, Come On 19 7 ***** Tony Lourens 1993 #4. #5. #6 share the same start. #6 climbs the right route and has it's own top anchors.

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# ROUTE NAME / AREA GRADE # BOLTS RATING BOLTING/OPENED INFO DESCRIPTION
7 Persitence of Time 19 6 ***** Derek Marshall 2003 Climb up the arete
8 Bon Giorno Bambina 21 11 **** Tony Lourens 1997 Long route in the dark corner. 60 meter rope required!
Buona Serra Signorina 20 11 **** Tony Lourens 2013 Takes the arête and face to the right of Buon Giorno Bambina.
9 Bolt Your Bitch 22 3 John Terblanche 1998 Climb under the BIG overhang onto the face
10 Slap and Tickle 21 3 John Terblanche 1998 Climb up the ramp and onto the face
The Shocker 17 Trad * Justin Lawson / Emile Pretorius 2010 Start up the slab and climb the face right of Crack Baby & finish at Crack Baby Rings - not bolted due to loose rock.
11 Crack Baby 18 8 **** Stuart Brown Climb up into and through the crack under the shady nook to the left of Eddy.
12 Eddy of Bovidence 24 4 ***** Prof. Steve Bradshaw 1993 Classic grade 24 testpiece. Short & Powerful
13 Cheapskate Student 24 4 Craig Bruton 1998 Not the most popular climb at this crag. Careful belaying is advised.
14 Cleinous Hing 24 4 Ed February 1994 Short & Powerful. Careful belaying is advised.
15 Baboons on the Roof 21 4 B Whitehead 2004 Powerful finishing move at the end.

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# ROUTE NAME / AREA GRADE # BOLTS RATING BOLTING/OPENED INFO DESCRIPTION
16 Caramel Roller Coaster 17 6 Stuart Brown 2004
17 Chocolate Speedway 18 6 ***** Guy Holwill 1993 Classic grade 18 test piece.
18 Life and Times of Mike Hunt 15 5 ***** Guy Holwill 1993.

20050421 Stuart Brown replaced top anchors.

19 Not with New Brim 15 6 Guy Holwill 1993.

20050421 Stuart Brown replaced top anchors.

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# ROUTE NAME / AREA GRADE # BOLTS RATING BOLTING/OPENED INFO DESCRIPTION
20 Oh My Goodness 18 4 Guy Holwill 1993.

20050421 Stuart Brown replaced top anchors.

21 Mild Thing 15 4 Guy Holwill 1993.

20050421 Stuart Brown replaced top anchors.

22 Easy Does It 16 5 Beth Higgins 1993.

20050421 Stuart Brown replaced top anchors.

23 Pipe Dreams 18 6 Nick Matthews 1994.

20050421 Stuart Brown replaced top anchors.

The first route on the right hand side of the crag - with two old pipes sticking out.

Crag Pictures

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