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Start at the right side of the pillar and follow the jugs out to the left. Use the rings.

Ethic: inherited from Illawarra

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

Route History:

  • First Ascent: Mike Myers, 1990


Located in The Grotto Proper approx:
Lat/Long: -34.865427,150.581804

Route Grade Citations

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

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 73%

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Comments keywords

pumped overhung tired crux exhausting tough hard fun cool nice fantastic good sweet amazing great wicked classic superb awesome stoked super beautiful rad brilliant scary fall steep feet confusing rest awkward shady roof hands short easy crap undercling sharp jugs

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Check out what is happening on Spinning Blades of Steel (note there is an unresolved system issue where ascents logged before 2010 are not displayed in the stream below). If you just want to see beta then click on view ascents with beta.