- Ascents: 44
- Description:© (boardlord)
Originally established as a bold traditional outing by Kim Carrigan. Now retro-bolted with general consensus due to it residing in a largely sport-route populated area. Not surprisingly, it has now become one of the most travelled lines for its grade at 'Morialta'. Makes for a far better outing than the original. Once at the big break, climb straight up the continuation of the arete largely on its right border to finish at a chain.
- Ethic:© inherited from Morialta
Morialta is primarily a trad climbing and toproping area. Chipping, excessive chalk, litter and new bolts are all frowned upon and/or illegal.
Some routes have good natural gear, some have none (if the first ascensionist soloed it that is a good giveaway.) Most routes can be toproped and there are ring bollards in the more popular areas - use these where available and do not tie off to trees.
Any bolt repairs should be done in conjunction with the Climbing Club of South Australia.
First Ascent: Kim Carrigan (all on trad), 2000
Located in Thorn Buttress approx:
Route Grade Citations
|23||Community registered grade|
|23 ***||ACA Route Register|
|24||Adelaide Hills Online Guide|
Overall quality score: 70%
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