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Description:© (kieranl)

A very nice climb at the grade.

Start: Start at the deep chimney line (Driftwood) that is the major feature of the 'Left Watchtower Face'.

  1. 60m (13) Up chimney to large ledge (as for Driftwood). If you don't have a 60 metre rope there is a comfortable belay niche at 20m [as used on the first ascent] which allows 2 reasonable length pitches.

  2. 48m (14) Up orange streak to ledge then left and up wall to big ledge on left.

  3. 16m (12) Walk 10 metres left and up flake.

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Route History:

  • First Ascent: Roger Caffin, Sue Wilcox, 10 Apr 1966

Location:  

Located in Left Watchtower Face approx:
Long/Lat: 141.838284,-36.752078

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Route Grade Citations

14 * * ACA Route Register
14 * Arapiles, Selected Climbs
15 A Rockclimbers Guide to Arapiles/Djurite
15 Principal

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 58%

Lead Styles

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beautiful steep

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