Description:

Insidious (14) 30m

Has aquired a reputation among climbers at this grade. The original marking initial may still be visible. 4m to the Left of WITW Pitch (1) Up black slab following a vague weakness rightwards on sparse protection, then take deep bottoming crackline to top. Meets at top of slab to Wild is in the wind. Tree to rap off 60m rope

Route History:

  • First Ascent: Richard Curtis and Brian Birchall, Sep 1977

    It's called 'Insidious' because, although it is technically easy, it sneaks up on you. If you allowed yourself a careless moment, it would be easy to hurt yourself.

Location:  

Located in Kaputar approx:
Long/Lat: 150.142584,-30.289936

Route Grade Citations

14 Principal
14 OZ Rock
14 *** Pocket RockGUIDE: Kaputar

Route quality

Route quality

Lead Styles

Lead styles pie chart

Comments keywords

hard good fun classic nice scary crimpy

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