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Start: Start directly below the turret perching high above the right end of the face, just in front of a large boulder.

  1. 40m (12) Up 2 metres to horizontal weakness, travers delicately left along this for 6 metres, then go up to major overlap. Traverse left to break through left end of overlap to large ledge. Walk right to obvious, left-facing corner.

  2. 25m (12) Jam corner to roof and step right around arete. Climb wall past some old pitons to an inset ledge below final tower.

  3. 30m (12) Traverse right to shallow corner. Up corner then steeply up front of turret. Scramble down back.

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Route History:

  • First Ascent: Bruce Hocking, Mike Stone, 19 Mar 1965

Location:  

Located in Right Watchtower Face approx:
Long/Lat: 141.836659,-36.751605

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Route Grade Citations

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

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Lead Styles

Lead styles pie chart

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