- Height: 120m
- Pitches: 5
- Ascents: 695
Start at the R end of the base of the buttress.
43m (12) Up the slab (some fiddly pro) to L facing corner. Up corner to ramp. Belay at top of ramp.
12m (12) Move around the arete, then up. Airy traverse L around the arete (grovel across or grab the undercling, lean back and find good holds above), and across the front face to belay on the nose.
20m (12, crux) Diagonally R across the face to a bottomless chimney. Belay at the top of the chimney.
15m (12) Up the steep juggy line to the Bard Terrace.
30m (12) Up the bottomless corner then R onto and up the wall.
First Ascent: Jim Newlands and Bruce Hocking, Mar 1965
Located in Bard Buttress approx:
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Route Grade Citations
|12***||Arapiles, Selected Climbs - 2008 2nd ed|
|12 ***||ACA Route Register|
|12||Arapiles, Selected Climbs|
|12||A Rockclimbers Guide to Arapiles/Djurite|
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