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Access issues inherited from Arapiles

State Park

Ethic inherited from Arapiles

Mount Arapiles is first and foremost a trad climbing area. The few sport climbs tend to be in the higher grades where no natural pro is available.

Bolting, particularly retro-bolting, is discouraged and should only be undertaken after extensive consultation with the local climbers, first ascensionists, etc. Inappropriately placed bolts have been chopped.

Do not chip the rock.

Look after the park.

  • Stick to the paths.

  • Don't disturb the wildlife.

  • Routes near peregrine falcon nesting sites are closed in the spring.

  • Minimise the impact of your camping (fuel stoves not fires, take your rubbish with you, etc).

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Routes

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1
15 Daze Gone By Trad 15m

Detached pillar on left end of 'Bonsai' Buttress.

FA: Jon Muir, Mark Moorhead c., 1980

2
18 Dave Trad 20m

Dubious pro. Noddy thinks this is almost identical to 'Daze Gone By' but the routes will have to be repeated to make certain.

FA: Dave Gairns, Chris Baxter, 1982

3

Crack behind left-most tree and on up smooth wall.

FA: Geoff Little, Jon Muir, 1988

4
24 Bonsai Banzai Trad 13m

Take right crack via tree. When crack ends, move right and up.

FA: Jon Muir, Geoff Little, 1988