- Height: 40m
- Ascents: 21
- Description:© (kieranl)
This good crack system is the only surviving piece of a long-forgotten girdle traverse of the 'Organ Pipes'. Perhaps it would have had more credibility if it had started with a tyrolean from the top of the 'D Minor' Pinnacle.
The bolts on this need sorting out. They are all old carrots, many unneccessary and in the wrong places for free climbing.
Start: At a little corner below and right of 'The Wraith'.
- 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 Baxter, Tim Hancock.. Freed Chris Baxter, Kevin Lindorff & Mike Stone. May 1976., 1970
Located in Organ Pipes approx:
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Route Grade Citations
|19||Community registered grade|
|19||A Rockclimbers Guide to Arapiles/Djurite|
|19 *||ACA Route Register|
|19||Arapiles, Selected Climbs|
Overall quality score: 53%
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