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Description:© (jgoding)

Excellent, steep fun. Solid at the grade with fiddly gear on the crux.

Start: Start on the left edge of the pillar, as for "Yesterday's Rooster".

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: Kevin Lindorff, Rod Young & Greg Child, 1978

Location:  

Located in Upper Gully approx:
Lat/Long: -36.752767,141.838547

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Route Grade Citations

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

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 65%

Lead Styles

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Comments keywords

crux sustained hard pleasant fun cool nice good sweet great awesome committing rest interesting arete dodgy easy cruisy traverse fiddly

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