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Classic Frog climbing. Up the initial twin cracks with some difficulty to a ledge. Step L and up the single crack to a stance under a daunting roof. Sling the chock stone on the R in the wide crack, swallow hard and swing out and up the ladder of chock stones with bowel-quivering exposure! Rest your nerves in the body crack for a moment, travel into the depths of the crack, then squeeze up for a move or two until it is possible to step out onto the arete and face. Easily to the top.

Route History:

  • First Ascent: Rick White, Greg Sheard, Dec 1968


Located in West of the access track approx:
Long/Lat: 152.618998,-27.984831

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Route Grade Citations

17 Principal
17 ** Pocket RockGUIDE: Frog Buttress
17 *** *** ACA Route Register

Route quality

Route quality

Lead Styles

Lead styles pie chart

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