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Vertigo Adventures

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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 1 week ago via mobile

We had Tristan take us up Table Mountain (India Venster route) It was a great experience and I would highly recommend making use of Tristan’s expertise in the mountains.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ZaneA60
TrystanFirman, Owner at Vertigo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much Zane. Despite (or maybe in spite of) the rain, it was great. Moody weather made the coffee on top even better!

Reviewed 9 November 2018

I am a full-time mountain guide in the USA, with American Mtn Guide Assoc certifications in Alpine and Rock climbing. I was on a family vacation in October 2018, had one day free, and wanted to check out Table Mtn. Knowing the value of a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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TrystanFirman, Owner at Vertigo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2018

Some days are better than others, and this days was awesome - just running up the best rock shooting the breeze was fantastic. You know you've been in the company of strong folk when, choosing to walk down over standing in the cable car que,...More

Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

I have done some outdoor climbing, but Tristan made this experience amazing. Tristan was on-time, very easy to get along with, and a consummate professional who made me feel safe and challenged. Tristan found routes that were just within my skill limits, but he kept...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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TrystanFirman, Owner at Vertigo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Thanks for the kind words - like we talked about, its tough to not be impressed by climbing on Table Mountain, but there's still a lot to make it REALLY fun :-) It helps having fun people along though, so thanks for the laughs!

Reviewed 15 October 2018

My brother and I went climbing with Teodor last week at the Lakeside crag in the Cape Town area and we had a great time! I am a regular climber in the gym, but new to outdoor climbing, and my brother is a novice climber....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Benjamin G
TrystanFirman, Owner at Vertigo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2018

Hi Ben Thanks for the kind words and really glad it worked out time-wise!

Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We had an epic time with Teodor hiking/scrambling up Kloofs Corner Ridge and then rock climbing up Arrow Final route which goes up right under the cable car. Teodor was an awesome guide. He taught us about the flora and fauna along the hike and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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TrystanFirman, Owner at Vertigo Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2018

Thank you so much for the message! That's a great combination and a great finalè, we really happy you enjoyed it!

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

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank ElMarc79
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

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 :)

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank margotfeutren
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!!

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

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Alex D
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

Date of experience: January 2018
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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!

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

Date of experience: December 2017
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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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Edward M
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Response from TrystanFirman | Property representative |
Hey Edward! Indeed, the meet n greet Geneva social scene eh :-P Be cool if you pop out sometime...even if your sister thinks you're there to visit her :-) (I hope your easy bus arrived)
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