Rock Climbing Cape Town

Some of the best rock climbing in South Africa is minutes away from Cape Town and is perfect for all experience levels.


The Western Cape offers some of the best climbing available in the country. If you stay anywhere near Cape Town you can get onto high quality rock routes within minutes.Various types of climbing are available in grades to suit all levels of experience and ability. The Peninsula chain offers multi-pitch traditional climbing ranging from easy classics to hard test pieces on quality rock. If you are a climber, you will not leave South Africa disappointed.

Guided Rock Climbing

We offer guided rock climbing for all levels of experience and fitness. Highly experienced guides all suitably qualified and registered. All required equipment is provided. Cape Peninsula Sport Climbing Half day sport climbing. There are excellent routes available for all levels and you will be shown the best crags and your safety will be ensured. On the menu will be places such as Silvermine Nature Reserve, Lakeside Pinnacle, historical Peers Cave or the giant granite domes of Paarl Mountain in the Winelands.

Private Guiding

If you’re looking to work on your personal climbing skills, one on one, or would just like to experience the solitude of the mountains in safety with a guide. Private guiding gives you the options to see the places you want, climb the peaks or routes you wish and gain the skill and experience you require.

Price includes:

  • Guide fees
  • Rock climbing equipment where applicable
  • Free Cape Town city bowl area transport if required
  • Technical equipment such as harness, helmet, shoes, ropes, etc

Price excludes:

  • Additional transport
  • Meals
  • Accommodation
  • Permits
  • Cable car fees
  • Personal insurance, etc.


LengthApprox. 4 hours
Departure TimeVarious
Start PointSilvermine Nature Reserve / Lakeside Pinnacle
TransportOnly Cape Town city bowl area if required (Additional cost if outside city bowl)
DepartsEveryday (weather dependant)
Minimum People2