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This guide covers everything.
 
This guide covers everything.
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[http://www.climbing.co.za/gallery2/thumbnails.php?album=17  Click here to look at some photos posted by members of the ClimbZA forum:]
  
[http://www.climb.co.za/topo/pdf/Dec%202010%20Waterval%20Boven%20online%20guide%20Final.pdf ONLINE GUIDE TO SPORT AND TRAD CLIMBING AT WATERVAL BOVEN, SOUTH AFRICA.]
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* [http://www.climbing.co.za/topo/pdf/WatervalBovenGuide20130311.pdf ONLINE GUIDE TO SPORT AND TRAD CLIMBING AT WATERVAL BOVEN, SOUTH AFRICA - Updated March 2013.]
  
 
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Baboon Buttress
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'''Baboon Buttress'''
  
PROJECT 3 meters right of After thought (Evan Margetts) Chains are placed, no hangers as yet
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HYPOPNEA 25 *** [6D,A] Weird but a cool outing! From the ledge at the chains of Dreamers (23), un-clip the chains and keep clipping diagonally left, breathing slowly..go way left..then up to the chains. If you do this and Dreamers as one pitch, you need a 70m rope and tie knots in the ends and extended draws! FA: Gustav Janse van Rensburg 2013
DO NOT CLIMB UNTIL OPENED.
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Hallucinogen Wall
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Iron Lotus 21 ** (8D) Climb the thin face just right of rocky, staying on the face(Going left makes it easier).  
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FA: Darryl Margetts and Evan Margetts 2010
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Revision as of 12:05, 26 May 2013

Waterval Boven is one of South Africa's premier spots for sport climbing. There are hundreds of excellent quality sport routes on orange sandstone.

The Waterval Boven Guide

This guide covers everything. Click here to look at some photos posted by members of the ClimbZA forum:

Add New Routes below:

Baboon Buttress

HYPOPNEA 25 *** [6D,A] Weird but a cool outing! From the ledge at the chains of Dreamers (23), un-clip the chains and keep clipping diagonally left, breathing slowly..go way left..then up to the chains. If you do this and Dreamers as one pitch, you need a 70m rope and tie knots in the ends and extended draws! FA: Gustav Janse van Rensburg 2013