The hard gripping sandstone of the Western Cape with interestingly weathered features makes for an amazing play- ground for rock climbing. It is an ideal place for this sport, both for beginners and advanced climbers. At the Silvermine Nature Reserve and Lakeside Pinnacle you will have the great opportunity for half a day to get to know this beautiful sport or to improve your skills. Both locations are easily accessible from Cape Town, being in the Cape Peninsula, and offer a wide range of routes, with varying degrees of difficulty. Our qualified guides will ensure for a safe and fun experience, providing you with all the necessary knowledge. The captivating scenery will leave you with a promise to return.
The beauty of rock climbing lies in the adventurous spirit it requires, in the challenge to overcome your physical and mental limits and in the elegance and balance needed to practice it. But climbing also means outdoor and closeness to nature, the understanding and acceptance of it and everything it is made of. And the South African mountains and cliffs are a perfect opportunity to live this. During our full day rock climbing tour you will have the chance to enjoy an awesome adventure and the stunning views in the midst of which these cliffs rise.
Rocklands is undoubtedly famous for its world class bouldering but this should not deter you from sampling the fine sport climbing. It is located in the Cederberg mountains, about 250 km from Cape Town and provides a large variety of quality climbing of all grades in bouldering. The area features over 500 different routes, which you are able to explore during the 3 - 5 days adventure trip. The accomodation is provided at the Pakhuys campsite, within walking distance from these majestic rock formations.