With an altitude of 1344 m/4409 ft, Ben Nevis is the highest mountain of Scotland. Fort William, on Ben Nevis' foot, is the central town of the Highlands. The Tower of Ridge is one of the most interesting routes up to the summit. Pretty demanding rock climbing abilities are required during the ascent.
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Rock Climbing in Howick Falls, Howick Town, KwaZulu-Natal South Africa
In just 5 minutes walk, there is the majestic 100 m/340 ft Howick waterfall, which is easily accessible, offering an epic rock climbing adventure to the more adventurous climbers.
Graded between 15 and 27 and classified as moderate to hard, the spot is not suitable for children. The climbing here is vertical with slightly overhanging. with 20 routes amongst the grades. Due to the loose rocks, it is advisable to wear helmets and since the presence of waterfalls makes it hard for one to be heard, it is useful to work out a system of ropes or hand signals or carry a cellphone or radio so as to communicate in case of an emergency.
Relevant activites based in South Africa
This 2-3 hour adventure is the most popular adventure activity where you can experience the best that Tsitsikamma offers! If you are keen to explore deeper into the Storms River Gorge, and experience the deep, long, quiet pools with ancient forests and deep caves then the kayak and lilo trip is for you!