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Camps Bay The Shire Boulder


Walking Time: 10 Minutes

Height: 2 Meters

Geography: 🌲

Access the Shire boulder from the small parking area at the top of Kloof road. From there, walk the mountain bike trail that runs down the mountain towards Camps Bay.

Number Grade Developer Information
1 Himura 7a Lohrentz Crouched start, RH on sloping pinch and left in small 2 finger pocket. Big move left and topout up up the slab.
2a Dig Down To Get Dirty 7b+ Unknown The new sit to the original Himura line. Start low on two opposing good sidepulls. Move right to sharp sloper, big move up to slopey sidepull/pinch, LH to small 2 finger pocket and finish left as Himura.
2b A Journey In The Dark 7c Unknown Start as “Dig Down to Get Dirty”, but finish straight up.
3 Frodo 5 Lohrentz Start on good hold and move up the slab on beautiful pockets.
4 Sam’s Pockets 6c+ Unknown Sit start matched on the RH face, move up the overhanging arête onto the arête in the other direction to two perfect pockets. Mantle over and finish up the slab.
5 Frodo’s Ring 7a Unknown Left start to Sam’s Pockets.
6 Fool Of A Took 5+ Kuhnert Stand start topout of Himura.
7 Strider 6c+ Kuhnert Same start as Underhill but exit earlier up face to crimp and mantle over the edge.
8 The Prancing Pony 6b+ Kuhnert Same start as underhill but exit straight up dynamically to a jug.
9 Underhill 6b Kuhnert Sit start on the crimp and traverse along the rail. Climb up round the corner.

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