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Description:© (deano)

Up the wall past some thin crux moves, finishing R of rooflet (which is a bit loose).

Start: 10m L of 'Fault Line' and 2 m R of hanging black rock a few metres off the ground.

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).


Route History:

  • First Ascent: Peter Newman, Kim Carrigan & Mark Moorhead, 1979


Located in New Image Wall approx:
Long/Lat: 141.842697,-36.755262

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Route Grade Citations

22 Community registered grade
21 * Arapiles, Selected Climbs
22 * A Rockclimbers Guide to Arapiles/Djurite
22 * * ACA Route Register

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 62%

Lead Styles

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Comments keywords

crux hard good lovely classic awesome fall runout tricky face rest interesting dodgy balancy

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