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The far right hand climb, up pockets and out roof to a final reach to clip the anchors.

Ethic: inherited from Illawarra

Lots of bolts in this region. Most development has been done after the 1980s.

Route History:

  • First Ascent: Steve Barry, 1992


Located in Rosies approx:
Long/Lat: 150.591188,-34.857437

Route Grade Citations

21 Community registered grade
*** Tim Haasnoot
20(S) Rockclimbers Guide To Nowra & Wollongong
20 ** Pocket RockGUIDE: New Climbs including Nowra Update
21 ** ** ACA Route Register
21 *** Zenn Teoh
21 *** Rockclimbing at Nowra

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 68%

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Comments keywords

stuffed pumped tired crux sustained hard fun cool nice fantastic good exciting classic awesome fall slippery short cruisy jugs fist dry

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