- Height: 18m
- Ascents: 319
- 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).
First Ascent: original start by Peter Lindorff & Chris George early 70s with 2 aids
First Ascent: that was freed by Kevin Lindorff., Apr 1975
First Ascent: Kevin Lindorff & Ed Neve, 20 Jul 1975
Located in D Minor Pinnacle approx:
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Route Grade Citations
|18||Community registered grade|
|18||★ Arapiles, Selected Climbs|
|18 *||★ ACA Route Register|
|18||★ A Rockclimbers Guide to Arapiles/Djurite|
Overall quality score: 66%
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