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Linkup. Up 'The Olos Slab' to 3rd RB then R to finish up top of 'Crimes and Misdemeanours'.

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.

Route History:

  • First Free Ascent: Adam Donoghue & Sean Smith, 1995


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

Route Grade Citations

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

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Route quality

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