March 22, 2010 – Birkett Climbs Massive South African Route

UK hardman Dave Birkett has free climbed a new 11-pitch route in the Ben Heatlie amphitheatre in the Hex River Valley near Cape Town, South Africa. The route Remote Control 7c (5.12d)  was climbed on natural gear and is a worthwhile adventure for anyone interested in exploring this isolated canyon. More details here and here.


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