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A popular beginners' climb. Start five metres left of Running Crack below a short, wide corner crack.

  1. Up the corner crack and chimney to a huge ledge and tree belay.

  2. Left over ledges then up the slanting corner. A tricky step right to a break, then the wide crack and corners lead easily to the top.

Ethic: inherited from Booroomba Rocks

The ethic at Booroomba is generally staunchly traditional. Most climbing goes either entirely on gear or gear with bolts for those walls where there is insufficient gear to protect climbs. Climbs are occasionally rebolted, but retro-bolting would be considered vandalism of the lowest order.


Route History:

  • First Ascent: John Price & Peter Aitchison, 8 Oct 1967

    Alternated leads


Located in Integral face approx:
Lat/Long: -35.557356,148.989298

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Route Grade Citations

11 Community registered grade
11 ACT Granite

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 49%

Lead Styles

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Comments keywords

solid tough hard pleasant good amazing great fun nice scary flake chimney jamming dodgy crack

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