Wedwoe Buttress

  • Grade context: SA

Access: Coronavirus COVID-19 Alert level 2

Physical distancing and restrictions on leisure and social activities to prevent a resurgence of the virus.

Alert level 2 will be in place from 31 May 2021. Alert level 2 was in place from 18 August to 20 September 2020. Adjustments to the regulations will be updated as soon as possible after it is published.


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Created about a year ago - Edited 17 days ago


Opposite and slightly below Thai Sector

Access issues inherited from Wolfberg

You will have to obtain a permit to climb at Wolfberg, as it is on private land. Ask for more details at the reception for Sanddrif (https://www.sanddrif.com/)

Ethic inherited from Wolfberg

No bolting allowed. Strictly a trad area.


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1 16 30m
2 13 30m

On the Aretê on the far side (right) of the buttress. Start below the undercut face on the big block.

  1. CLimb the face to the ledge (halfway), continue slightly left to the left of the overhang.

  2. Pull through the overhang on the left then continue to the top.

FA: Wood, A. Wood, R de Decker & F. MacIntosh, 2011

FA: A. de Klerk & E. February, 1998

FA: J. Wright & D. Bottomley, 1983

FA: J. Fisher & G. Robbins, 1983


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