Claus Riding led us on an expedition to the Verste Punt Pinnacles this past weekend.
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Africa Amphitheatre is that big wall on Table Mountain overlooking the city centre of Cape Town, a few hundred metres east of the upper cableway station. It is the royal wall on a regal mountain.
Don set off with a clutch of pitons and hammer. He aided a thin seam up the very attractive steep white face until he could free climb up to an overlap… Jonathan Levy and Tim Hughes joined Mike and Don to follow up their route on its first ascent.
It would seem that there is an expectation in the Cape Town climbing community that someone else will take care of the problem.
The Anchor Replacement Fund (ARF) recently installed the following abseil anchors on Lions Head sandstone: