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| Dirlink = [[File:Ad climbza montagu info.jpg|link=http://www.climbing.co.za/directory/montagu/]]
 
         | Latitude = -33.784854
 
         | Latitude = -33.784854
 
         | Longitude = 20.116596
 
         | Longitude = 20.116596
         | Climbing Type = Sport, Multi-pitch, Trad
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         | Climbing Type = Sport, Trad, Multi-pitch
 
         | Rock Type = Quartzite/Sandstone
 
         | Rock Type = Quartzite/Sandstone
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        | Sun / Shade = Morning sun / afternoon shade
 
         | Season = All year round
 
         | Season = All year round
 
         | Province = Western Cape
 
         | Province = Western Cape
 
         | Area = Montagu  
 
         | Area = Montagu  
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'''= How to get there''' Take the road towards Barrydale, 1.6km after the Guano Caves turnoff, keep an eye out for a gate on the right hand side with a sign that reads "The Farm".  Turn in there and follow the signs to the parking area.
  
= How to get there = Take the road towards Barrydale, after Guano Caves turnoff, keep an eye out for a gate with a sign that reads 'Rock Climbing on R62'
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'''= Access'''  Free but an email must be sent to [http://mailto:thefarmroute62@gmail.com thefarmroute62@gmail.com] before arriving.
  
= Fees & Permits = R10 per day - Call the farmer BEFORE you go - 082 681 5570
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'''= Accommodation & Food'''  Montagu
  
= Accommodation & Food = Montagu
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'''= Attractions & Activities'''  Montagu
  
= Attractions & Activities = Montagu
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'''= Map'''  33°49'46.70"S,  20°11'35.45"E
  
= Map =
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'''= Topo'''  Topo / RD Download --> http://www.climbing.co.za/download/53681/
  
[[File:Climbing on R62.jpg]]
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= Routes =
  
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'''= Pumpkin Sector =''' <br>
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1. Pump’kin Pie * 21/6c+ [6B,C] H. Venter 2011<br>
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2. I Need to Wee *** 12/4a [9B,C] J. Hayden 2014 - Nice easy beginner slab.
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'''= Main Sector =''' <br>
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3. Child in Time **** 19/6a+ [8B,C]  T. Lourens 2012<br>
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4. Fields Of Gold ****  22/6c [10B,C]  T. Lourens 2012<br>
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5. Top of the Morning ***** 20/6b [14B,C] T. Lourens 2012<br>
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6. Cross Breed ***** 22/6c [13B,C] H. Venter 2011<br>
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7. Toe Jam 18/6a (Trad)<br>
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8. Traditional Jam 17/5c (Trad)<br>
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9. Coffee Before Jam ***** 19/6a+ [9B,C] H. Venter 2011<br>
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10. Little Farm Boy *** 20/6b [9B,C] H. Venter 2011<br>
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11. Marmion Marmalade ***  16/5b [9B,C] H. Venter 2011<br>
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12. Goes Like a Tractor 15/5a (trad)<br>
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13. Reflections on Mirror Wall **** 22/6c [8B,C] H. Venter 2011<br>
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P. Project (loose rock to be cleared) 17/5c [B,C] Closed (H. Venter)<br>
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'''= Black Slab Sector =<'''br>
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14. Pink is the New Black *** 16/5b [8B,C] H. Venter 2014<br>
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15. Black Sparrow *** 16/5b [9B,C] H. Venter 2014<br>
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16. Black Pearl *** 17/5c [8B,C] H. Venter 2014<br>
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17. The Flying Dutchmen *** 17/5c [8B,C] J. Hayden 2014<br>
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18. Lekker soos ’n Cracker *** 17/5c [B,C] H. Venter 2014<br>
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Pitch 1. 25m 17/5c [10B,C] <br>
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Pitch 2. 28m 16/5b [11B,C]<br>
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19. Black Flags in The *** 19/6a+ [8B,C] J. Hayden 2014<br>
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20. The Three Musketeers 17/5c (Trad)<br>
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Pitch 1:  25m 16/5b <br>
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Pitch 2: 28m 17/5c<br>
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21. Farfallina *** 18/6a [9B,C] T. Lourens 2014<br>
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22. Long Way From Stellenbosch **** 23/6c+ [9B,C] H. Venter 2011<br>
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'''= Awestruck (shady side) ='''<br>
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23. Talk is Cheap *** 24/7a [9B,C] A. Caddy 2011<br>
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24. ’n Boer Maak ’n Plan ****  22/6c [9B,C] H. Venter 2011<br>
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25. Awestruck *** 22/6c [12B,C] H. Venter 2011 <br>
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'''= Awestruck (sunny side) ='''<br>
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26. Citrus in Summertime *** 18/6a [9B,C] H. Venter 2012<br>
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27. Buff-knee the Vertical Slayer **** 22/6c [13B,C] A. Green, H. Venter 2011<br>
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'''= God Child Sector ='''<br>
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28. The God Father **** 25/7a+ [14B,C] H. Venter 2011<br>
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29. God Child ***** 22/6c [13B,C] H. Venter 2011<br>
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30. Jabba the Hut **** 31/8a+ [7B,C] C. Martinengo July 2014<br>
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31. Grip Daddy **** 22/6c [13B,C] H. Venter 2011<br>
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32. Roots 20/6b [Mixed Trad]<br>
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[[File:Climbing on R62 crag.jpg]]<br>
 
[[File:Climbing on R62 crag.jpg]]<br>
 
Above is a photo of the entrance to the farm - The climbing is in the kloof between the two yellow arrows (ignore the arrows - they are irrelevant)
 
Above is a photo of the entrance to the farm - The climbing is in the kloof between the two yellow arrows (ignore the arrows - they are irrelevant)
  
 
>> Back to [[Montagu]] page
 
>> Back to [[Montagu]] page

Latest revision as of 18:34, 14 May 2015

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The Farm
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Latitude-33.784854
Longitude20.116596
Climbing TypeSport, Trad, Multi-pitch
Rock TypeQuartzite/Sandstone
SeasonAll year round
ProvinceWestern Cape
AreaMontagu




= How to get there Take the road towards Barrydale, 1.6km after the Guano Caves turnoff, keep an eye out for a gate on the right hand side with a sign that reads "The Farm". Turn in there and follow the signs to the parking area.

= Access Free but an email must be sent to thefarmroute62@gmail.com before arriving.

= Accommodation & Food Montagu

= Attractions & Activities Montagu

= Map 33°49'46.70"S, 20°11'35.45"E

= Topo Topo / RD Download --> http://www.climbing.co.za/download/53681/

Routes

= Pumpkin Sector =
1. Pump’kin Pie * 21/6c+ [6B,C] H. Venter 2011
2. I Need to Wee *** 12/4a [9B,C] J. Hayden 2014 - Nice easy beginner slab.

= Main Sector =
3. Child in Time **** 19/6a+ [8B,C] T. Lourens 2012
4. Fields Of Gold **** 22/6c [10B,C] T. Lourens 2012
5. Top of the Morning ***** 20/6b [14B,C] T. Lourens 2012
6. Cross Breed ***** 22/6c [13B,C] H. Venter 2011
7. Toe Jam 18/6a (Trad)
8. Traditional Jam 17/5c (Trad)
9. Coffee Before Jam ***** 19/6a+ [9B,C] H. Venter 2011
10. Little Farm Boy *** 20/6b [9B,C] H. Venter 2011
11. Marmion Marmalade *** 16/5b [9B,C] H. Venter 2011
12. Goes Like a Tractor 15/5a (trad)
13. Reflections on Mirror Wall **** 22/6c [8B,C] H. Venter 2011
P. Project (loose rock to be cleared) 17/5c [B,C] Closed (H. Venter)

= Black Slab Sector =<br> 14. Pink is the New Black *** 16/5b [8B,C] H. Venter 2014
15. Black Sparrow *** 16/5b [9B,C] H. Venter 2014
16. Black Pearl *** 17/5c [8B,C] H. Venter 2014
17. The Flying Dutchmen *** 17/5c [8B,C] J. Hayden 2014
18. Lekker soos ’n Cracker *** 17/5c [B,C] H. Venter 2014
Pitch 1. 25m 17/5c [10B,C]
Pitch 2. 28m 16/5b [11B,C]
19. Black Flags in The *** 19/6a+ [8B,C] J. Hayden 2014
20. The Three Musketeers 17/5c (Trad)
Pitch 1: 25m 16/5b
Pitch 2: 28m 17/5c
21. Farfallina *** 18/6a [9B,C] T. Lourens 2014
22. Long Way From Stellenbosch **** 23/6c+ [9B,C] H. Venter 2011

= Awestruck (shady side) =
23. Talk is Cheap *** 24/7a [9B,C] A. Caddy 2011
24. ’n Boer Maak ’n Plan **** 22/6c [9B,C] H. Venter 2011
25. Awestruck *** 22/6c [12B,C] H. Venter 2011

= Awestruck (sunny side) =
26. Citrus in Summertime *** 18/6a [9B,C] H. Venter 2012
27. Buff-knee the Vertical Slayer **** 22/6c [13B,C] A. Green, H. Venter 2011

= God Child Sector =
28. The God Father **** 25/7a+ [14B,C] H. Venter 2011
29. God Child ***** 22/6c [13B,C] H. Venter 2011
30. Jabba the Hut **** 31/8a+ [7B,C] C. Martinengo July 2014
31. Grip Daddy **** 22/6c [13B,C] H. Venter 2011
32. Roots 20/6b [Mixed Trad]

Climbing on R62 crag.jpg
Above is a photo of the entrance to the farm - The climbing is in the kloof between the two yellow arrows (ignore the arrows - they are irrelevant)

>> Back to Montagu page