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The Johannesburg Section of the Mountain Club of South Africa actively fosters and facilitates mountaineering. This incorporates climbing, trekking, mountain walking and related activities, and promoting fellowship between people with these interests who are committed to the conservation of mountain areas.

Bobejaansberg

Name of venue

Bobbejaansberg (Also known as Mutango Lodge) - currently closed, no access

Information courtesy of Climb ZA

Brief summary of venue

Crag is on private property north of Pretoria off the Moloto Road. Various grades from 10-24. Also some bouldering.

Permit/ permission info

All climbers must sign in at Mutango Lodge and pay entrance fees before proceeding to crags. Current cost R50 per person.

Approximate travelling time from Johannesburg

Approx 1 hour.

Take the N1 North, turn off at the Zambezi drive toll plaza, currently R720. Turn right, (east) towards Cullinan. Turn left at the first robot after the highway on-ramp, which is the road towards Moloto. Continue for 24.9km, you'll clearly see the rock face and the entrance to Mutango lodge on your right hand side. Enter the roadside gate and drive a couple of hundred meters towards the second gate & guard which is clearly visible from the first gate.

Parking information

 

Park at the base of the cliffs. Entrance is on left hand side before main entrance. Visitors must report to reception first.

Info on walk in

 

Walk-in can be a little overgrown, but fairly easy. Takes about 10 minutes.

Accommodation

 

Accommodation can be arranged at the lodge, where there are chalets and camping.

Availability of water for drinking

There is no water at the crags.

Climbing route guide

This venue is currently closed. See below

See Climb ZA: http://www.climbing.co.za/wiki/index.php?title=Bobbejaans_Berg

Climbing information

 

 

Lunch spots

 

The lodge serves food and drinks

Child friendly

 

Swimming

There is a swimming pool at the lodge.

Camp fires

No

Attractions

Some walking trails around the tops of the crags. Lodge arranges host of corporate and team building events

Dangers

Usual. Some of the rock can be loose.

Relevant contact information?

http://mutangolodge.co.za/

 

Old Moloto Rd
R573, Boekenhoutskloof
Pretoria
GPS: S 25 32.294′ E 28 27.554′

 

Lodge: (+27) 79 349 2898

Head Office: (+27) 11 662 2807

Fax: (+27) 86 623 4190

 

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