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Summary

Bouldering, lead and trad on good quality sandstone.

Description

The North Shore has something on offer for all lovers of chalk and rock. There's the Old classic spots like the amazing highballs at Lindfield Rocks, Pumpy much loved problems of Sissy Crag and some brilliant trad at Brown's Road.

New to the Area is the Lindfield-like When Crags Collide, the diverse, unappreciated Blues Point and some Slab-tastic climbing at Harbour Side Slabs.

Ethic

Respecting the enviroment and keeping crags clean will maintain a healthy and important relationship between the climbing community, local councils and National Parks. Carry out what you take in and enjoy what the North Shore has to offer.

If you come across an area that is being developed or you think could be under development, please show all due respect to the developers and do not climb the projects listed on thecrag.com.

History

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The North Shore has seen some amazing climbs and problems put up over time with a slump in its development during the early 2000s.

However that all changed with the turn of the decade seeing the start of the Great Bouldering Boom with the North Shore getting some much needed development attention by a group of enthusiastic lovers of rock.

The word on the street is that this attention will only increase as the years go by, making the North Shore a strong epicenter of climbing in Sydney

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Areas

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Name
Style
Routes
Ticks
Height
Grades
47
584
5m
12
26
100
5m
9
The Spit Crag
69
453
5m
21
Balmoral Crag
9
9
4m
3
Cremorne Region
27
2
14
Cammeray Area
15
13
2m
8
 Bouldering,  Sport climbing and other styles
81
575
6m
21
gleno gate Boulder
-
0
0
8
33
8m
2
197
4,256
5m
20
Killara Crag
49
232
4m
11
273
1,073
4m
71
189
1,689
4m
18
7
11
3m
5
Wahroonga Area
 Bouldering,  Trad climbing and other styles
72
304
10m
26
 Trad climbing,  Top roping and other styles
87
188
9m
30
Waverton Crag
9
0
4m
2
Belrose Area
51
31
4m
21
18
31
4m
8
96
324
5m
28
Get Bent Boulder
-
0
0

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