Waihoo Mostly sport climbing45 routes in crag
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Lots of steep rock and new route potential. 90 second walk in.
Park 1.3km West of Waihoo Road/ Sherwood Forest Road intersection in small pull in on the left hand side of the road. Walk up mountain bike track for 90 seconds until you go up a little rock step then duck down left and you're at 'Hero Wall'. To get to the bottom Caves and Route, head diagonally down hill along the ramp below 'The Pretender'.
AT THE MOMENT (DEC 2014) WAIHOO ROAD IS IN DECENT CONDITION SO ITS QUICKEST TO DRIVE UP THIS WAY (READ 2ND DIRECTIONS BELOW)
Driving directions from Coffs Harbour are as follows:
Take the Pacific Highway North. After about 14km turn west onto Bucca road. Set your odometer to zero here and use the following mileages:
After about 4.6km turn right onto Sherwood Forest Road
12.1km stay left at the junction with Marys Waterhole road.
15.1km stay left a the junction with Plum Pudding Road.3
21km go straight ahead/right at the junction with Waihoo Rd.
22.3km park on the left in a small parking spot.
Access is also available via Nana Glen however Waihoo road is often in a poor state so it is best to use the access outlined above. If you are approaching via Nana Glen:
At Nana Glen turn east onto Bucca Rd. After 1.5km turn left onto Morrows Rd and set your odomenter to zero:
- - Follow Morrows Rd for a few kilometers where it forks.
- - Take the right fork across the railway line. The road now becomes Waihou Rd. Keep going up zig zags until you reach Sherwood Forest Rd
- - Turn a sharp left onto Sherwood Forest Road.
- park on the left in a small parking spot.
A mixed of sport and trad routes but all the routes are well equiped with lower offs and solid bolts
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