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Description:

Classic. - Start at large corner with huge roof. Up corner to traverse line on left wall. Follow this out to arete, move around arete and up crack to projecting tooth of rock. Move out left onto wall and then straight up wall to top. If you can deal with the first few feet of loose(ish) rock it is well worth it for the fun 'no hands rest' on the tooth of rock and for the excellent finish up the final wall.

Ethic:© inherited from Wonderland

Bolting of routes is legal and there is quite a bit of potential for new lines. Most older routes top-out and adding bolt anchors at the top is deemed acceptable in the interest of preserving vegetation at the top of the cliff. Replacing bolts on routes is OK if required but adding bolts to existing routes is not. The sandstone often offers solid, natural protection which should be used instead of fixed protection where possible.

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Route History:

  • First Ascent: Richard Curtis & Brian Birchall, 1991

    My favourite climb for this trip. I was originally going to call it 'Slink and Steal' but decided it deserved a more positive name.

Location:  

Located in Wonderland approx:
Long/Lat: 153.055273,-30.041646

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Route Grade Citations

*** Brian Cork
21 Principal
21

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 79%

Lead Styles

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super awesome terrifying chossy traverse

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