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Table Mountain trad

Postby Rastaman » Wed Jun 28, 2006 11:01 am

A buddy and myself are keen to do an easy trad route up Table mountain.
What is the best route up? Something in the range of 10 to 15.

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Postby JonoJ » Wed Jun 28, 2006 12:09 pm

In that range, without doubt one of the top contenders is Africa Crag. 12 or 14, depending on which first pitch you do.

Spectacular route regardless of grade!!

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Postby Rock Hopper » Wed Jun 28, 2006 1:43 pm

Frasier’s Variation to Arrow is a classic easy line (about an E1 - Grade 12)

About 3 pitches long on the lower Arrow buttress. India Giver on Venster buttress (about a 13, I think, can't remember the no. of pitches)

Grab a route book such as \"The Ledge\" or “Cape Peninsula classics”

Chose a line of least resistance and follow you nose to the top.


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