Wonderland Area

  • Grade context: SA
  • Approach time: 15 Minutes
  • Photos: 18
  • Ascents: 1,238

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Created 13 weeks ago




Nice variety of climbs with easy access from Tranquilitas and beautiful views. Climbs are easy to find and the area has a nice variety of routes. The area is nice and cool after 11.

Access issues

Climbing Permits Wonderland The Wonderland crags are spread over multiple private land parcels including MCSA, Mahem and Tranquilitas. The MCSA has negotiated for all climbers to have access to these properties via a climbing permit. Permits will be offered at discounted rates to members of the MCSA or guests at Tranquilitas/Mayhem. Following are the permit types and costs: Day Permits R 60 Day permits for MCSA/ Tranquilitas members R30 Weekend Permits R100 Weekend permits for MCSA/ Tranquilitas members R50 Month permits R 600 Month permits for MCSA / Tranquilitas R300 Annual R1600 Annual for MCSA / Tranquilitas R1 200 By purchasing a permit you agree to the Conditions & Waiver Free parking to permit holders at Tranquilitas reception only and in demarcated spaces. Permits will be mandatory and people found without one will be treated as trespassers. Permits can be purchased from Tranquilitas reception via SnapScan or Zapper. For annual permits e-mail


A path on top of the cliff provides multiple paths / scrambles to reach nearly each individual crags. They are also all linked so walking along the base is possible throughout.

Where to stay

Tranquilitas Adventure Campsite is 10 minute walk from the crag making it a natural choice. Tranquilitas Adventure Farm has a large campsite with several shady trees. There are also chalets, safari tents, luxury tents and a luxury farmhouse for groups of 6 - 12.

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