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Topside Her Majesty’s Boulder


Walking Time: 30 Minutes

Height: 5 Meters

Geography: ⛰️

Access Topside Her Majesty's Boulder from the Silvermine Car Park, Balley's Kloof or Echo Valley. This boulder is, as one climber puts it, "a huge, house-sized boulder with great views of Kalk Bay and Simonstown." Please view the location on Google Maps or Boulder Cape Town Map.

Number Grade Developer Information
1 Bring Out The Gimp 6b+ Unkown Sit-start on the jugs below the slabby bulge on the left side of the boulder. Climb diagonally up and left to topout.
2 Friendly Monsters 7b Unknown Start on the rail between Bring Out the Gimp and the Accountant’s Project, and climb directly up and over the blunt prow. Happy slapping!
3 Accountant’s Project 8a Allan Sit-start on the slopey crimp rail and do some hard, footless campus moves until you can top-out.
4 Leo’s Crack 6c Unknown Stand-start below the obvious crack right of the Accountant’s Project and climb directly up and out. Top-out is scary.
5 Sarah 7a Unknown Crouch-start on the large sloping hold in the middle of the boulder and climb up and right to the top. A tall, proud line.
6 Warm Up Sit 6c Unknown Sit-start on the incut crimp rail and climb into the Warm Up.
7 Warm Up 6a Unknown Stand-start, climb the line of flat jugs just left of the blunt arete.
8 Slopey & Stupefying 7a+ Unknown Sit-start on the incut crimp rail, climp diagonally right up the prow to the obvious sloper and dyno to the top. A bit eliminate.
9 Slimy yet satisfying 5c Unknown Climb the line of jugs on the far right of the boulder.

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