- Height: 35m
- Pitches: 2
- Ascents: 133
- Description:© (Breezy)
Good line up right side of 'D Minor' Pinnacle.
Start: Below bulging crack on arete right of 'D Minor'.
16m (16) Climb line past bulge. Varient start (19) is little flake 2 metres right of the bulging crack.
14m (18) Traverse right along the big break and take the crack up the middle of the wall. Two bulges at the top provide the excitement.
- 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: Ian Speedie, John McLean. Aid reduced by Mike Stone & Keith Lockwood in 1970. Freed : Chris Baxter, 1974
Located in D Minor Pinnacle approx:
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Route Grade Citations
|18||Arapiles, Selected Climbs|
|18||A Rockclimbers Guide to Arapiles/Djurite|
|18 *||ACA Route Register|
Overall quality score: 58%
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