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Description:

Start 2m L of 'Vegemite'.

Good climb with sustained moves up nice rock. 6 RBs & DBB. There's a ground anchor just L of the base for lead rope soloing.

Ethic: inherited from Kangaroo Point

Climbing at 'KP' has a long, rich history and the cliffs are used by a huge number of climbers of very varied styles and abilities. For these reasons ethics here are complicated. However here are some undisputed points:

  • Avoid lowering off directly through the anchors. All lowering off and top roping should be through quickdraws attached to the anchors. If you are last then rethread and rap off to avoid wearing the anchors.
  • Don't ever chip holds.
  • Don't paint on any new initials.
  • Retrobolting is acceptable only after consensus is reached with a large cross section of the 'KP' climbing community. New bolts that don't meet this criteria are chopped, often within a few days.
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Route History:

  • First Free Ascent: Dave Whitworth & Michael Long, 2000

Location:  

Located in Left Main Wall approx:
Long/Lat: 153.034342,-27.478173

Route Grade Citations

17 Community registered grade
17(S) * Kangaroo Point Climbing Guide
17(S) * Kangaroo Point
17 ** ** ACA Route Register

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 60%

Lead Styles

Lead styles pie chart

Comments keywords

pumped struggle challenging crux difficult tough hard fun nice good brilliant great enjoyable classic awesome fall tricky exposed feet rest interesting awkward crazy easy pinch bad undercling cruisy

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