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Table of contents

1. Spider Gully 27 routes in Crag

Mostly Sport

Long/Lat: 131.458199, -13.591169

Unique Features And Strengths:

Shade, Sport Climbing, Easy Access


Vertical to slightly overhanging sports climbing in a shady gully.

Access Issues:

When you arrive, advise the 'Hayes Creek Wayside' that you are going climbing.


Drive down to the camp ground and follow the track that goes straight past the horse paddock and down to the creek. 2WD or Low clearance 4wds park near the creek, cross creek and follow edge of ridge South-West on obvious trail for 10 mins.

Where To Stay:

Hayes Creek Wayside Inn offers great camping, aircon rooms, pool, Pub and decent food. Always pays to support them.


Sports Climbing. No retrobolting.

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Frangipani

#3 Camalot!

19Trad 12m
2 Farmer Sutra 13Sport 15m
3 Beth and the Butterflies 20Sport 25m
4 ** Palmerstone 19Sport 25m
5 * Eidelweiss

Climb name: Edelweiss

FA: Matthes Kerkmann

21Sport 25m
6 ** Bougainvillea 22Sport 25m
7 Beat Root 22Sport 21m
8 ** Saratoga

Break left at 'Barramundi Dreamings's' 5th bolt and follow 3 U-bolts to anchor

FA: Jason McCarthy, 2014

23Sport 20m, 8
9 ** Barramundi Dreaming 21Sport 20m
10 * Skunk Hour 20Sport 20m
11 * Black Betty 19Sport 20m
12 * Anthrax

There are two options to finish this climb. Right of the fig tree or continue up left of the tree through dirty rock past one carrot and possibly two rings. The left option is rarely climbed.

22Sport 28m
13 *** No More Mr Nice Guy

Takes the left line up this gently overhanging wall. Recently rebolted to the first anchor with Powers PFpro and Bolt-Products twisted rings, the climbing past this anchor is not worth the effort.

FA: Matthes Kerkmann

23Sport 35m, 12
14 *** Pathogenicity

There are some nice technical transition sequences that would make an onsite ascent of this climb feel about a grade harder.

FA: Mark Schultz

24Sport 28m
15 Fun Guy

Next to cave

13Sport 12m
16 Ride My Ramp

Another climb bolted with Fixe wedge bolts in soft rock. RECOMMENDED TO NOT BE CLIMBED

13Sport 15m, 6
17 ** Spanner in the Works

Start: Right of "Ride my ramp"

FA: Col Reese and Andy, 2009

20Sport 13m, 6
18 ** Linkshänder

FA: Matthes Kerkmann

23Sport 25m
19 *** Red Bull and Chico Babies

Up first two FH's of 'Linkshander' then over bulge, trends left to ledge then right and up to anchors. Very thin and sequency

Set by Jason McCarthy, Jenna Brady, 2012

FFA: Jason McCarthy, 2012

FA: 2012

24Sport 20m, 8
20 ** Bith and the Butterflies

4 carrots

20Sport 25m
21 Vegemite 15Sport 12m
22 Marmite 18Sport 13m
23 Promite

Straight up

19Sport 14m
24 Left Start

3m left of 'Black Betty'

25 Gully 12Trad
26 Diagonal Crack

Note: small cams

27 Snake Eyes 15Trad

2. Index by grade

Grade Stars Name Style
12 Gully Trad
13 Farmer Sutra Sport 15m
Fun Guy Sport 12m
Ride My Ramp Sport 15m, 6
15 Snake Eyes Trad
Vegemite Sport 12m
17 Diagonal Crack Trad
Left Start Sport
18 Marmite Sport 13m
19 * Black Betty Sport 20m
Frangipani Trad 12m
** Palmerstone Sport 25m
Promite Sport 14m
20 Beth and the Butterflies Sport 25m
** Bith and the Butterflies Sport 25m
* Skunk Hour Sport 20m
** Spanner in the Works Sport 13m, 6
21 ** Barramundi Dreaming Sport 20m
* Eidelweiss Sport 25m
22 * Anthrax Sport 28m
Beat Root Sport 21m
** Bougainvillea Sport 25m
23 ** Linkshänder Sport 25m
*** No More Mr Nice Guy Sport 35m, 12
** Saratoga Sport 20m, 8
24 *** Pathogenicity Sport 28m
*** Red Bull and Chico Babies Sport 20m, 8