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Description:

A way to the top of the cliff. Unfortunately it breaks down very quickly into an unpleasant gully.

20m (8) From the right end of Flinders Lane, climb a juggy corner into a chimney. Belay on second ledge. 45m (4) Up the chimney-gully.

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).

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Route History:

  • First Ascent: Greg Lovejoy & Bob Craddock, 1964

Location:  

Located in Tiger Wall approx:
Lat/Long: -36.756496,141.844257

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Route Grade Citations

8 Community registered grade
8 Arapiles, Selected Climbs
8 ACA Route Register

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 43%

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great fun nice easy interesting bridging jugs traverse

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