Bobbejaansberg (Mutango), Pretoria

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
Child friendly
Swimming  There is a swimming pool at the lodge.
Camp fires  No
Other 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.
Contacts 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