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Description:© (Ashy)

Was once the hardest 17 in the known universe.

Ethic: inherited from Illawarra

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

Route History:

  • First Ascent: Paul Westwood, 1992


Located in South Central approx:
Long/Lat: 150.589000,-34.855856

Some content has been provided under license from: © Australian Climbing Association Queensland (Creative Commons, Attribution, Share-Alike 2.5 AU)

Route Grade Citations

19 Community registered grade
17(S) ** Rockclimbers Guide To Nowra & Wollongong
18 ** Pocket RockGUIDE: New Climbs including Nowra Update
19 Rob Knight
19 Bruce McDougall
19 * * ACA Route Register
19 ** Rockclimbing at Nowra

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 61%

Lead Styles

Lead styles pie chart

Comments keywords

solid sandbag difficult tough hard super fun cool nice good great wicked enjoyable classic awesome tricky steep short feet bad rest reachy interesting

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