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Description:© (mjw)

A classic. Start: Scramble up the Coffin Hole for about 15m to the top of a large boulder - the climb starts here. Belay Bolt. Straight up slab past BR to the diagonal of 2001 Bilbo Baggins where you can get a wire in. Straight up again past 4 BR to DBB.

Ethic: inherited from Evans Crown Tarana

Given the restrictions on new routes, brushing and bolting, new route activity is limited to trad climbing, and the easy lines (and the hard ones!) have long ago been developed, for the most part. The casual visitor is probably advised to stick to the established climbs, there are plenty to go around. Many climbs in this guide are listed as "Sport" in that they are bolted climbs with no natural gear required (or available) - many of these are truly "sporting" with old-school runouts. Some of the "Trad" climbs have little or no protection, and were soloed on FA. Please be careful - top roping is often possible and often the only way to adequately protect a route.

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Route History:

  • First Ascent: M.Colyvan & J.Smoothy, 1987

Location:  

Located in Googolplex Crag approx:
Lat/Long: -33.542501,149.926640

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Route Grade Citations

20 Community registered grade
20 * Rockclimbs in the Upper Blue Mountains
20 ** RockGUIDE: The Blue Mountains
21 *** *** ACA Route Register
21 *** Pocket RockGUIDE: Evans Crown Tarana

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 83%

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Comments keywords

sustained hard fantastic good brilliant great beautiful exposed steep fingers

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