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Description

Mainly a sport route crag with a few traditional routes on the lower cliff line.

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Approach

Sahara Point is located on the Newnes Plateau, near Lithgow.

(As soon as you are on the dirt road set odometer to 000.0)

000.0 Turns off Bells Line of Road at Zig Zag Railway.

000.5 Follow road past turn off of Clarence Hardwoods.

002.0 Past fenced dams on your left.

007.2 Head straight at fork.

007.5 Pass quarry on the right.

009.0 Turn right at T-intersection. (left takes you to lithgow)

011.2 Turn left at fire danger sign. (There is a camping area on your right surrounded by pine trees.)

013.2 Turn right at fork

013.8 Turn right at fork (ie onto Sunnyside Rd)

014.7 Turn right at fork.

017.5 Pass old pine trees on the left.

023.1 Turn right at big fork (ie following sunnyside trail)

023.5 Turn left at fork.

024.8 Turn left at fork.

026.6 If you don't have a 4wd it is extremely desirable that you park your car here and walk. The next hill is a bit worn away, your choice.

28.3 Carpark. (Dont drive off the cliff)

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Ethic inherited from Wolgan Valley

National Park.

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