- Height: 18m
- Ascents: 22
Follow the seams straight up from the start of 'Cadenza' and finish up that climb Take care as gear is hard to see and place.
- 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: Chris Dewhirst & Phillip Stranger, 21 Jan 1968
First Free Ascent: Kim Carrigan & Chris Peisker, 7 Apr 1979
Located in D Minor Pinnacle approx:
Route Grade Citations
|24||Community registered grade|
|24 *||★ ACA Route Register|
|24||★ Arapiles, Selected Climbs|
|24||★ A Rockclimbers Guide to Arapiles/Djurite|
Overall quality score: 68%
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