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Description:© (Pat61)

Head up right side of block on left then through weakness in overlap

Start: Left-most route on the main, orange face

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).


Route History:

There is no known route history.


Located in Lower Curtain Wall approx:
Long/Lat: 141.833011,-36.748256

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Route Grade Citations

19 Community registered grade
19 * Arapiles, Selected Climbs
19 ** A Rockclimbers Guide to Arapiles/Djurite
19 ** ** ACA Route Register

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 65%

Lead Styles

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Comments keywords

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