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One of the better slabs of the grade. Start just to the left of a flake resting against the slab 15 metres left of 'Sunstroke'.

  1. 25 metres - a technical start. Delicately up for seven metres, step right to a small ledge, then straight up to belay on 'Sunstroke'.

  2. 35 metres - danger - superb but unprotected. Move right over broken rock, back left up a short ramp then straight up the slab to the overlap. Belay stance on the right. Finish up 'Equilibrium', 'Solantic', or 'Tachyon'.

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.

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Route History:

  • First Ascent: Paul Daniel, John Carlson & Mike Peck, 1979

Location:  

Located in Northern Slabs approx:
Long/Lat: 148.996000,-35.555011

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Route Grade Citations

17 Community registered grade
17 * ACT Granite

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Overall quality score: 75%

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