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Climb FIHP to anchor, and then take a step right and climb straight up the overhung stemming groove to rooflet. Above this make a move to the right onto crimps with bouldery, spacey moves awaiting above. Anchor shared with NIHP on right over the top of bulge.

Ethic: inherited from Mt Coolum

The cave has been largely developed in the last 10 years We value our relationship with the National Park and expect all users to respect this. It is essential not to disturb the wildlife and stay on the track to limit our impact.

Route History:

  • First Free Ascent: Matt Schimke, 2011


Located in Mt Coolum approx:
Long/Lat: 153.086891,-26.563009

Route Grade Citations

27 Community registered grade
27 ** Matt Schimke

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 67%

Lead Styles

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