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If you know where this cliff is the please take a minute to locate it for the climbing community. Contact us if you have any issues.


Has sun from about 11.30am in winter and is protected from the wind.

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Access issues inherited from Blue Mountains

The Blue Mountains are a World Heritage listed area. The Grose Valley, the cliffs around Katoomba and much of the Narrow Neck peninsula are part of the Blue Mountains National Park which is managed by the NPWS. The Western Escarpment - where most of the climbing is - is Crown Land managed by the BMCC. While the NPWS Plan of Management nominates several locations in the National Park where rock climbing is deemed appropriate, the majority of the climbing remains unacknowledged. To maintain access our best approach is to 'Respect Native Habitat, Tread Softly and Leave No Trace'.


Drive down Megalong Rd for 2.8km to parking on the left. Park smart as there is only enough room for a couple of cars. Cross the creek, via log bridge, and follow cairns up the hill. Walk is approximately 10mins.

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Ethic inherited from Blue Mountains

Although sport climbing is well entrenched as the most popular form of Blueys climbing, mixed-climbing on gear and bolts has generally been the rule over the long term. Please try to use available natural gear where possible, and do not bolt cracks or potential trad climbs.

Because of the softness of Blue Mountains sandstone, bolting should only be done by those with a solid knowledge of glue-in equipping. A recent fatality serves as a reminder that this is not an area to experiment with bolting.

If you do need to top rope, please do it through your own gear as the wear on the anchors is both difficult and expensive to maintain.

It would be appreciated if brushing of holds becomes part of your climbing routine - do it with a soft bristled brush and never a steel brush!

The removal of vegetation - both from the cliff bases and the climbs - is not seen as beneficial to aesthetics of the environment nor to our access to it. However, the fast growing scrub can conceal walking tracks in mere months, so bringing a pair of secaturs and pruning as you walk is a good way of helping out with the constant task of track maintenance. Some appropriately discreet pruning is a far better alternative then track braiding (which causes far more damage). It's also a good warmup for your forearms!


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18 * Goldfinger Trad 12m

The dirty but decent looking crack. It will get better as it cleans up. Take small cams and a vision of what could be.

face crack right of vegetated corner

FA: R.Ford

FA: R.Ford, 2004

20 Casino Royale Sport 15m

FA: J.Andersen, 2004

18 * Honey Rider Sport 60m 3
  1. 20m (18)

  2. 15m (12)

  3. 25m (18)

FA: J.Andersen & K.McKenzie, 2003

10 ** George Lazumbe Trad 12m

FA: J.Anderson

19 ** Mr Big Sport 80m 3

3 pitches.Belayer should take a helmet.

  1. 30m (16)

  2. 25m (13)

  3. 30m (19)

FA: C.Coghill/J.Anderson

16 * Mr Big pitches 1&2 Sport 55m

FA: Julian Andersen & Chris Coghill


FA: C Coghill & J Anderson

13 * Unknown Trad 50m

Take gear!

16 Cold Finger Sport 12m

Slab, Right of Mr .

Add a grade or so if you stay on line.

FA: S Puchala, 2000

17 Casual Assassin Sport 12m

Has an extra ring as a variant. (Long story). And shares lower offs with Cold Finger.

FA: S Puchala, 2000

15 Flying Circus Sport 14m

Arete on rings right of CA. Has lower offs.

FA: S Puchala, 2000


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