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Vertigo Adventures

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18 Auckland Street, Paarden Eiland | Unit 11, Island Park, 7405, South Africa
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Impressive rock climbing on Table Mountain

I make with Tristan a half day tour for rock climbing on Table Mountain. So far i only have... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
ElMarc79
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Nuremberg, Germany
Amazing climb at the Table Mountain

Great day out with Tristan whose skills, experience & patience really helped to conquer our fears... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
margotfeutren
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Vertigo Adventures is South Africa's specialist mountain guiding company, with experience in the French Alps, Yosemite and, of course, South Africa. Rock climbing and hiking/trekking experiences for the fit and adventurous are our vorte, our highly...more
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18 Auckland Street, Paarden Eiland | Unit 11, Island Park, 7405, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

I make with Tristan a half day tour for rock climbing on Table Mountain. So far i only have experiences in sport climbing (mainly one and a few multi pitch routes). For me it was the first time that i climbe a trad-multi-pitch-route on a...More

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TrystanFirman, Owner at Vertigo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

I actually found the stopper & sling a few days later by chance - they had a more exciting time on (or off) the cliff than you did! :-) Always a pleasure, and it was most certainly a fun morning out...next time something a little...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

Great day out with Tristan whose skills, experience & patience really helped to conquer our fears. Awesome dude! I would definitely recommend him to any adrenaline addict, expert or beginner :)

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TrystanFirman, Owner at Vertigo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Thank you so much for the compliments! Of course it is always made much easier when people like you are so open to the experience :-) then we ALL have a fun day out!!

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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

After reading great reviews I booked a full day sport climbing trip with this company. I was paired up with Jodie and couldn't have been happier! Jodie was knowledgeable, friendly, and all around great person to climb with. I would highly recommend this company to...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Absolutely a great day of rock climbing ! It was my first time multi pitching and I admit I was a little bit afraid.. but Tristan is a great guide, makes you feel confident and follows you step by step. Great experience and a necessary...More

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TrystanFirman, Owner at Vertigo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2018

Max! You ran back to Italy...so I guess the next time will be in Italy :-p It was so cool to hang out with you and convert hiking into climbing :-) You must DEFINITELY get out multi-pitching more, you styled it!

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Reviewed 14 December 2017

I booked a full day trip with Tristan on Table Mountain and I had an amazing time - Tristan was great both in terms of safety and in terms of fun - I asked for something challenging and definitely got out of my comfort zone!...More

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TrystanFirman, Owner at Vertigo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2017

Thank you for the kind words Caroline! Wow did we pick a great day eh! Windless sunshine in near high summer is rare indeed, what a fun day out!

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Tristan took myself and 2 friends on a day of trad multi-pitch climbing. Well organised, very safe, and overall a fantastic day out! Highly recommended!

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TrystanFirman, Owner at Vertigo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2018

Thanks for the kind words Hayley! It is always super awesome to have fun with people on the side of a cliff face - and you guys made it so for sure! Fun and enjoyment make the world go around...

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

I had booked a half day of sports climbing and a full day of trad climbing on Table Mountain. Both days were fabulous. Jodi took me to Lakeside Pinnacles for an awesome sports climbing experience, picked perfect routes that I was able to comfortably lead,...More

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Jodie F, Manager at Vertigo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Thank you! It was great fun to take you out to the mountains and spend time with you while sport climbing. The Cederberg now awaits you ;)

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Reviewed 1 October 2017

Tristan took my husband and me trad climbing on Table Mountain and sport climbing at Silvermine. We had a fantastic time and would highly recommend Vertigo Adventures to anyone looking for a wonderful climbing experience!

Thank TooMuchCydney
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TrystanFirman, Owner at Vertigo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Ha! And you styled it so! What a fun couple of days, and some leading on Table Mountain and Silvermine for y'all as well :-) ...can't wait for the Gunks next year!

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Reviewed 7 August 2017

When in Cape Town I couldn't miss the climbing on Table Mountain and Tristan took me up for both my first trad climbing and first multi-pitch experience. He chose the routes based on my climbing level and he took the lead, letting me fully enjoy...More

Thank Xavier K
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TrystanFirman, Owner at Vertigo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Merci Xavier! ...and we shall definitely meet again, if not wild Madagascar then Mauritius :-)

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Highly recommended Cape Town based outdoor and climbing guide with extensive local and regional experience for 1:1 guiding or small group outings. Friendly and professional attitude geared toward custom climbing outings, sport or trad, at famous Table Mountain or at the numerous other climbing opportunities...More

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TrystanFirman, Owner at Vertigo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Thanks so much for the kind words! It was an amazing 10 days visiting my favorite area's: Table Mountain; Cederberg; Namibia!! to name a few :-) (and I even took your advice and did a Red-Buss Tour ;-P )

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