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Located directly below Mount Jellore lookout. Main wall hosts all of the fully bolted routes at Mount Gibraltar, and the highest concentration of classics at the crag. The rap below Jellore lookout deposits you here.
Thin crack on left wall of main corner.
FA: M.Law, S.Butler, 1987
the Italian Route
Slab 10m left of Slow Twitch corner. 4 BRs.
FA: Patrick Burr, 2012
The Anty Climb
Slab 6m left of Slow Twich corner. Avoid corner, staying left on slab. 6 bolts.
FA: Vanessa Peterson, 2012
Start below obvious corner. Up slab to corner, then up corner to finish. Lower-Offs. 7 bolts.
FA: M. Law, 1988
Slow Twitch Extension
Start as for Slow Twitch, then continue up corner to top.
FA: M. Law, 1988
Mikl's Face Project - CLOSED PROJECT
CLOSED PROJECT - MIKL. The line of bolts straight up the face between the Slow Twitch Corner and the obvious line of Sluj Gulpa.
Set by Mike Law
Mikl's Chimney Project - CLOSED PROJECT
Set by Mike Law
6m right of Slow Twitch corner. P1 - Up corner to diagonal crack. Right along crack to belay. 4 bolts. P2 - Right to BR, then up and left past 4 more bolts. P3 - Up to flake, then continue up to top. 6 bolts.
FA: Mike Law, Geg Child, Greg Moore, Giles Bradbury, 1988
Start approx 30m right of Slow Twitch, around corner. Short, curving corner.
FA: A. Prehn, 1979
James Bultitude Closed Project / Modern Masculinity
Closed project, has been scrubbed and some bolts added awaiting the send.
Please respect and keep off until it is finished.
Climb up and left through the corner above the 1st belay on Big Bird.
Pitch 1: Climbs from the 1st belay on Big Bird straight up through corners and rooves. (Still closed) Pitch 2: Climbs the 'beak' direct. Has been redpointed and is open to be climbed. See "Modern Masculinity" top pitch below.
Modern Masculinity Top Pitch
Can be climbed as an alternate pitch to the final pitch of Big Bird. It's a little harder and a lot scarier. Seconds beware of the potential for a big swing. Maybe clean the second draw after mantling (you'll see). 2 fixed hangers on the left arete of the beak.
FA: James Bultitude, 22nd Jun
Start at bolted slab down from Offal Dredger, below obvious steep layback corner. P1 - Up easy slab to groove and crack, then up and right to belay beneath steep layback corner. P2 - Up steep layback corner, which lessons to slab and crack. Step right past bolt, then hard, thin move through bulge to slab and belay. P3 - Left to "beak" feature. Up onto beak (with some difficulty), then up easily to single bolt-belay. Scramble up and left to lookout.
FA: Gareth Downey, Mikl Law, 2012
Start 15m right of Offal Dredger, 6m right of Big Bird. Climb rib right of obvious corner. P1 - Up to corner and belay at ledge (gear). P2 - Right and around arete, up slab. At 4th bolt head up right to ridge, and back left to tree. P3 - Up cracks to easy ground.
FA: Mike Law, G.Eggins, 1986
|Modern Masculinity Top Pitch||215m,|
|the Italian Route||20m|
|The Anty Climb||20m|
|25||Slow Twitch Extension||40m|
|?||James Bultitude Closed Project|
|Mikl's Chimney Project - CLOSED PROJECT||35m|
|Mikl's Face Project - CLOSED PROJECT||35m|