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A collection of fairly large boulders almost directly due west from Goog Gap.

© (mjw)

Access issues inherited from Evans Crown Tarana

Evans Crown Tarana is a Nature Reserve so when climbing please keep your impact to a minimum so that NPWS doesn't ban climbing.

Ethic inherited from Evans Crown Tarana

National Parks and Wildlife Service have requested the following:

Contact Bathurst district NPWS before climbing

No new routes to be developed

No cleaning of rock faces

No camping or fires within the reserve

No use of bolts, fixtures or identifying routes with paint

Some content has been provided under license from: © Australian Climbing Association Queensland (Creative Commons, Attribution, Share-Alike 2.5 AU)


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15 R * Shark Fin Special Trad 12m

Start: Odd shaped clean edged boulder between the 'Crown' and 'Split Cwymn Boulder'. Slabby arete.

FA: J.Friend, 1977

16 R * Split Cwym Trad 15m

Start: Prominent boulder west of the 'Crown'. "Like butterfly wings reaching up for the sky". Chimney as far as you can go, then arete and the west half of the boulder.

FA: J.Friend, 1977

18 R Spinster Crack Trad 8m

Start: Obvious crack on large boulder on which SC rests.

FA: D.Taylor, G.de Lacy & B.Stevens, 1989

24 ** Stairway to Heaven Sport 8m

Start: On right inside the SC boulder. 2m left of arete.

FA: B.Stevens, G.de Lacy & D.Taylor, 1989

25 ** The Pain, The Pain Sport 8m

Start: 3m left of StH. Dont cheat!!

FA: G.de Lacy & B.Stevens, 1989

23 * High-rise Wombat Trad 18m

Start: North face of large square block. Scramble up ledges to large rock platform. 3m right of the corner. Off small boulder, up wall and 'wombat' hole.

FA: D.Taylor, G.de Lacy & B.Stevens, 1989


Start: 2m right of 'Spot the Brain Cell'. take wires!

FA: B.Stevens, G.de lacy & D.Taylor, 1990


Start: Right to left curving crack in the middle of circular group of boulders called the 'Neurone Circuit'. Faces east.

FA: M.Law & J.Friend, 1977


Start: 4m right of M. Up to small ledge, trend right from here.

FA: G.de Lacy, B.Stevens & D.Taylor, 1988

21 * Maverick Trad 18m

Start: Left of StBC on north side of boulder with a tree leaning against it.

FA: J.Smoothy & C.Cuthbertson, 1987

22 * Men of Vision Trad 12m

Start: 2m left of M.

FA: D.Taylor & G.de Lacy.B.Stevens, 1989

15 Fair Go Trad 20m

Start: The middle of 3 cracks on the west side of the 'Neurone Circut'.

FA: J.Friend, 1977

20 Creeping Jesus Aid 30m
18 Gross Motor Unknown 10m
18 Crackmaster Crack Unknown 25m
16 Rejector Unknown 20m


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