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=== Wolfberg ===
 
=== Wolfberg ===
* Energy Crisis 20
+
* Energy Crisis (20)
* Celestial Journey 22
+
* Celestial Journey (22)
* Alone in Space 22
+
* Alone in Space (22)
 +
* Eclipse (13)
 +
* Knobless Robot (18)
  
 
=== Tafelberg ===
 
=== Tafelberg ===
* Big Groove 20
+
* Big Groove (20)
* Comes a Time 20
+
* Comes a Time (20)
* Baboon Speak 21
+
* Baboon Speak (21)
* Rooibosch (18')
+
* Rooibosch (18)
 +
* Pillar Box Standard Route (17)
 +
* Woodrow Arete (18)
  
 
=== Krakadouw ===
 
=== Krakadouw ===
 
* King Kong 21/22
 
* King Kong 21/22
 
* Ichthyasaurus 21/22
 
* Ichthyasaurus 21/22
*Austrolopethicus
+
* Austrolopethicus
  
 
=== Table Mountain ===
 
=== Table Mountain ===
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* Atlantic Crag
 
* Atlantic Crag
 
* The Dream
 
* The Dream
 +
* Bombay Duck 17
  
 
=== Lions Head granite ===
 
=== Lions Head granite ===
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=== Lion's Head Sandstone ===
 
=== Lion's Head Sandstone ===
* Clifton Crest (16)
+
* Clifton Crest (15)
  
 
=== Lakeside Pinnacle ===
 
=== Lakeside Pinnacle ===
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* Hellfire (the route) 24
 
* Hellfire (the route) 24
 
* Burnout
 
* Burnout
 +
* Aurora (19)
 +
* Joker Smoker (17)
  
 
=== Montagu ===
 
=== Montagu ===
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* Dreams of White Dogs (26)
 
* Dreams of White Dogs (26)
 
* Dog of Thunder (30 A0)
 
* Dog of Thunder (30 A0)
 +
 +
=== Kransberg ===
 +
* Aasvoël's End (17 R)
 +
* Angel Recess (15)
  
 
=== Magaliesberg ===
 
=== Magaliesberg ===
 
* Mhalbs:  
 
* Mhalbs:  
          Space Walk (21)
+
          Space Walk (21)
          Crystal Fire (23)
+
          Crystal Fire (23)
          Egowhip (23)
+
          Egowhip (23)
          Straight Edge (16)
+
          Straight Edge (16)
 +
          Final Cut (25)
 +
 
 
* Upper Tonquani:  
 
* Upper Tonquani:  
                  Last Rites (19)
+
          Last Rites (19 X)
                  Red Corner (17)
+
          Red Corner (17)
                  Hawks Eye (13)
+
          Hawks Eye (13)
                  The Moke (17)
+
          The Moke (17)
                  Hyperadrenia (20)
+
          Hyperadrenia (20)
                  Alchemy (22)
+
          Alchemy (22)
 
* Cedarberg:  
 
* Cedarberg:  
            Boggle (19)
+
          Boggle (19)
            Difficult Shapes and Passive Rythms (21)
+
          Difficult Shapes and Passive Rythms (21)
            Tigatrix (18)
+
          Tigatrix (18)
            Hangdog (21)
+
          Hangdog (21)
            Golden Balls (15)
+
          Golden Balls (15)
            Butterfly (16)
+
          Butterfly (16)
            Twist & Shout (28)
+
          Twist & Shout (28)
 +
          Cedarberg Corner Direct (13)
 
* Boulder:  
 
* Boulder:  
 
           Dogstyle (23)
 
           Dogstyle (23)
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           Blood and Chocolate (18)
 
           Blood and Chocolate (18)
 
* Kranskloof:  
 
* Kranskloof:  
              The Cruise (22)
+
          The Cruise (22)
              Golden Goose (17)
+
          Golden Goose (17)
              The Swarm (direct finish) (19)
+
          The Swarm (direct finish) (19)
              Pistol (18)
+
          Pistol (18)
              Arch of Time (24)
+
          Arch of Time (24)
              Clime of the Century (20)  
+
          Clime of the Century (20)  
              Foetus (17)
+
          Foetus (17)
 
* Lower Tonquani:  
 
* Lower Tonquani:  
                  Hourglass (17)
+
          Hourglass (17)
                  Exstacy (17)
+
          Exstacy (17)
                  Doppler Effect (21)
+
          Doppler Effect (21)
                  Circuit Breaker (22)
+
          Circuit Breaker (22)
                  Just Hot (23)
+
          Just Hot (23)
                  More Monkey Than Funkey (21)
+
          More Monkey Than Funkey (21)
                  Red Column (15)
+
          Red Column (15)
                  Sands of Time (19)
+
          Sands of Time (19 R)
                  Gnasher (19)
+
          Gnasher (19)
                  Question of Balance (21)
+
          Question of Balance (21)
 
* Fernkloof:  
 
* Fernkloof:  
            Fernkloof Pinnacle (17)
+
          Fernkloof Pinnacle (17)
            Dextrose
+
          Dextrose
            Lazarus   
+
          Lazarus   
 
* Hamerkop:  
 
* Hamerkop:  
           Quintessence
+
           Quintessence (22)
           One Crack Mind
+
           One Crack Mind (19)
           Amazing Grace Direct
+
           Amazing Grace Direct (18 X)
 
+
          The Beer Hunter (20 X)
 
* Eureka Dome:  
 
* Eureka Dome:  
            Aftermath
+
          Aftermath
 
+
 
* Dome:  
 
* Dome:  
      Fallen Angel
+
          Fallen Angel
      Devil's Advocate
+
          Devil's Advocate
      Magic Dragon
+
          Magic Dragon
      Muffin Direct
+
          Muffin Direct
      Time Limit
+
          Time Limit
 
+
 
* Grootkloof:
 
* Grootkloof:
              Isolation Pinnacle (11)
+
          Isolation Pinnacle (11)
              Dive Bomber (direct)
+
          Dive Bomber (direct)
 
+
 
* Castle Gorge:
 
* Castle Gorge:
              Donner en Bliksem (20)
+
          Donner en Bliksem (20)
 
+
 
* Trident:
 
* Trident:
          Apex
+
          Apex
          Swiss Army Knife
+
          Swiss Army Knife (17 R)
  
 
=== Wilgepoort ===
 
=== Wilgepoort ===
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=== Boven ===
 
=== Boven ===
* Heart of China
+
* Heart of China (23)
 +
* Al's Bells (19)
  
 
=== Monteseel ===
 
=== Monteseel ===

Revision as of 16:48, 5 December 2012

A list of best Trad routes in ZA - Any grade, anything goes, can have a bolt here or there but must be primarily Trad

(I'm going to keep on editing my list (below) with suggestions that are made at http://www.climb.co.za/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=2961
Alternatively, login to add to the list.

Wolfberg

  • Energy Crisis (20)
  • Celestial Journey (22)
  • Alone in Space (22)
  • Eclipse (13)
  • Knobless Robot (18)

Tafelberg

  • Big Groove (20)
  • Comes a Time (20)
  • Baboon Speak (21)
  • Rooibosch (18)
  • Pillar Box Standard Route (17)
  • Woodrow Arete (18)

Krakadouw

  • King Kong 21/22
  • Ichthyasaurus 21/22
  • Austrolopethicus

Table Mountain

  • Triple Indirect
  • Jacobs Ladder 17
  • Roulette 19
  • African Lunch 23
  • Magnetic Wall 19
  • Atlantic Crag
  • The Dream
  • Bombay Duck 17

Lions Head granite

  • Millions (1Cool
  • Bastille Crack (20)

Lion's Head Sandstone

  • Clifton Crest (15)

Lakeside Pinnacle

  • Crack of Dawn (17)

Muizenberg Crag

  • Crackle
  • No Name Brand
  • Understairs and Dilettante

Du Toits Kloof

  • Exposure in the F Major
  • No more bells
  • Renaissance

Yellowwood Amphitheatre

  • Armageddon Time

Hellfire

  • Hellfire (the route) 24
  • Burnout
  • Aurora (19)
  • Joker Smoker (17)

Montagu

  • Technicolour Darkness [area closed]
  • Nuclear Waste [area closed]

Karbonaaitjieskraal

  • Rastarock
  • Divine Dog

Manoutsa

  • Hard Rock Cafe (18)

Blyderivier

  • Green Bottle (19)
  • Prelude to Luka (20)
  • Book of Baloo (21)
  • Silver Ribbon (18)
  • Sundance Kid (19)
  • The Iron Curtain (24)
  • Cactus Dykes (20)
  • Buried Treasure (20)
  • Mother Nature's Necessities (19)
 (Check the Blydepoort Classics RD for more)

Blouberg

  • Eight Miles High (24)
  • Dog Day in Heaven (25/6)
  • Hey Jude (21)
  • Dreams of White Dogs (26)
  • Dog of Thunder (30 A0)

Kransberg

  • Aasvoël's End (17 R)
  • Angel Recess (15)

Magaliesberg

  • Mhalbs:
          Space Walk (21)
          Crystal Fire (23)
          Egowhip (23)
          Straight Edge (16)
          Final Cut (25)
  • Upper Tonquani:
          Last Rites (19 X)
          Red Corner (17)
          Hawks Eye (13)
          The Moke (17)
          Hyperadrenia (20)
          Alchemy (22)
  • Cedarberg:
          Boggle (19)
          Difficult Shapes and Passive Rythms (21)
          Tigatrix (18)
          Hangdog (21)
          Golden Balls (15)
          Butterfly (16)
          Twist & Shout (28)
          Cedarberg Corner Direct (13)
  • Boulder:
          Dogstyle (23)
          Sabre (19)
          Raging Bull (20)
          Slipstream (18)
          Blood and Chocolate (18)
  • Kranskloof:
          The Cruise (22)
          Golden Goose (17)
          The Swarm (direct finish) (19)
          Pistol (18)
          Arch of Time (24)
          Clime of the Century (20) 
          Foetus (17)
  • Lower Tonquani:
          Hourglass (17)
          Exstacy (17)
          Doppler Effect (21)
          Circuit Breaker (22)
          Just Hot (23)
          More Monkey Than Funkey (21)
          Red Column (15)
          Sands of Time (19 R)
          Gnasher (19)
          Question of Balance (21)
  • Fernkloof:
          Fernkloof Pinnacle (17)
          Dextrose
          Lazarus  
  • Hamerkop:
          Quintessence (22)
          One Crack Mind (19)
          Amazing Grace Direct (18 X)
          The Beer Hunter (20 X)
  • Eureka Dome:
          Aftermath
  • Dome:
          Fallen Angel
          Devil's Advocate
          Magic Dragon
          Muffin Direct
          Time Limit
  • Grootkloof:
          Isolation Pinnacle (11)
          Dive Bomber (direct)
  • Castle Gorge:
          Donner en Bliksem (20)
  • Trident:
          Apex
          Swiss Army Knife (17 R)

Wilgepoort

  • The Key (Direct first pitch) (21)
  • Cabernet/Muscadel Crack combination (18)
  • McFats LGP

The Hell

  • To Hell with skin

Magageni

  • Snakeskin Arete (20)

Mary (E Cape)

  • The Legend (26)

Paarl Rocks

  • Stem Gem - 22

The Berg

  • The North Face Route on Sentinel Peak (also called the Angus-Leppan Route)
  • Devil's Tooth.
  • Mponjwana, Standard Route.
  • The Bell, Hoper's Route.
  • The Pyramid, Standard Route.
  • The Column, Escarpment Arête.
  • The Monk's Cowl, Standard and Barry's Route.
  • The Injasuti Western Triplet, North West Ridge Route.
  • Giant's Castle, Schole's Route.
  • Giant's Castle, Makaza and the Main Loteni Couloir (ice routes).
  • Not so auto (on Monks cowl)

Boven

  • Heart of China (23)
  • Al's Bells (19)

Monteseel

  • Powderfinger
  • Fiddler in the roof
  • Granny's souped up wheelchair

Pinnacle Gorge

  • Lycra Trea
  • Por_noster
  • Slow ecstasy
  • Snip Snip
  • Fingercrack
  • Think Pink

Nagas Gorge

  • Old man's ecstasy
  • Moonjig

Lady Slipper

  • MacKegnie's madness
  • Twinkletoes
  • Flashdance

Hogsback

  • Fame and fashion

Both gorges in EC