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Heaps of good easier routes around the sloth pinnacle.

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20 * Rootasaurus Rex Sport 20m

FA: Mark Woodard, 1999

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22 ** The Other White Meat Sport 12m

Sustained face climbing!

Crimp your way up the wall tending slightly to the left to the crux at 2/3s height. Take care getting to the anchors.

Start: Start just by big tree.

FA: Graeme Hill

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19 * Itsablue Sport 18m, 6

Start 7m right of the Fossil Cave directly behind the 2nd large Blue Gum. Pull up hard and step right with care before good climbing to finishing jugs.

FA: John Hawkins-Salt, 1994

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19 12" Release Sport 22m

Was way mossy when first climbed as the winges on the neighbouring climbs didn't like getting covered in brush leavings. Will clean up after fifty or sixty deserving ascents.

Start: As for Itsa.

FA: G Hill

FA: not known; G Hill This is 12" Release

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22 Brown Bear Sport 20m

Hard start (stick clip the 2nd bolt if your not solid) that leads into nice wall climbing with a bit of a move at the bulge.

FA: Jason Lammers, 2013

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20 Brown Track Sport 20m

Up Sidetrack for 2 bolts then move left past another bolt and then into BB. With a less cranky start, it will probably be more popular than BB.

FA: Jason Lammers, 2013

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20 ** Sidetrack Sport 18m, 7

A classic easy 20

FA: John Hawkins-Salt, 1994

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20 * Backtrack Sport 18m

Bit harder than Sidetrack, but just as good !

FA: John Hawkins-Salt, 1994

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18 * Porn Dog Sport 23m

not even a 19

FA: Graeme Hill, 1998

10

The left route

FA: John Koster, 1997

11

The direct line between Sloth and EbtW, goes all the way to the top of the cliff. Better than both its neighbours. Watch that rope !!

FA: Rick Phillips and Jason Lammers, 2012

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16 ** Sloth Sport 23m

The right route

FA: John Hawkins-Salt, 1994

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17 ** The Handcrack Trad 20m

FA: Unknown, 2000

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16 Couch Potato Sport 20m

FA: John Hawkins-Salt, 1994

15

FA: Graeme Hill, 1999

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18 Belgium Game Sport 10m

Right most route on this wall. Dont fall off clipping the 3rd bolt. Better than its neighbour..

FA: G Hill, 2000

Around the corner there is some more routes. Three Bloody Roofs and Nowra-cised are a good double.

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22 Nowra-cised Sport 10m, 3

Left of 3BR. Ride the flake with a big move after the 2nd bolt. Rad !!

FA: Jason Lammers and Rick Phillips, 2012

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20 Three Bloody Roofs Sport 10m

FA: John Koster, 1999

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14 Lounge Lizard Sport 15m, 5

Start in the corner, behind the tree... do not lean on the tree.. it bends !

FA: John Hawkins-Salt, 1994

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18 Lazy Lizard Sport 15m

Up Incepterkong, and when it goes left keep going straight past a couple more bolts to anchor.

FA: Jason Lammers, 6th Jul

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23 ** Incepterkong Sport 25m, 10

Starts inbetween Lounge Lizard and Gecko. At second bolt the crack for Gecko can be used. Use anchor for Lounge Lizard as 5th bolt then climb sraight up steep head wall to the top.

FA: Jake Noblett, 2013

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15 Gecko Sport 16m

3m right of LL. Up through the cave and follow cracks/ledges

FA: John Hawkins-Salt, 1994

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18 Go Anna Sport 16m

Just right of Gecko. Just a damn nice climb :-)

FA: Rick Phillips, 6th Jul

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18 Blue Steel Sport 15m

Starts 20 mtrs right of lounge lizard.. Hard parts done by mid height but beware things that look like holds may vary in size...

FA: Rick phillips & Gilles Bonin

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21 ** You wish jellyfish Sport 28m

Starts 50 mtrs right or south of blue steel at the left hand corner of cave.. Climb steeply using the cave and wall until forced out onto the face.. Super interesting climb with lots of varied moves

FA: Rick Phillips & Lous Blundell

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18 Taco Kisses Sport 28m, 12

Starts just right of the big cave, just before the boulders at the end of wall.

Travers left past the cracks and up the face.

FFA: Steven Griffiths, 2014

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21 * Howling at Hockey Sport 20m

Keep walking past the cave and climb the boulders and look for the line of bolts up the arete Crimp like a billygoat for a few bolts and your safe... Stick clip the first bolt to save your ankles!

FA: Rick Phillips & Lous Blundell

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19 Viva la KP Sport 20m

Pull down for a few moves just left of small tree on the blunt arete.

FA: Jason Lammers and Kent Paterson, 6th Jul

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19 ** Heil Von Abbott Sport 20m

Located around the corner in the middle of south facing wall... Start on obvious jug and enjoy it as its the only one!

FA: Rick Phillips & Lous Blundell

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22 ** Winter Solstice Sport 15m, 5

Shared start then right

FA: Jason Lammers, 21st Jun

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22 ** Carnivaughan Sport 15m, 6

On from the start, pinches, pockets and small pull downs, good feet get you through. Nice finger buckets up high.

Set by Simon Vaughan, 1st Jul

Set by Simon Vaughan, 1st Jul

FA: Simon Vaughan, 3rd Jul

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19 The Hourglass Sport 12m

Shares the first bolt with 'Gorilla Gardening'

It starts at the arete, then slightly to the left and up.

Only top anchor at the moment, but bolts will follow.

Set by Steven Griffiths, 2014

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It shares the first bolt with 'The Hourglass'. Up the arete, then slightly right through the green section to the top. Bolted so that you can top out and enjoy the beautiful sunset.

This route has awesome moves and is very diverse! (Pockets, Laybacks, Pinches, Grimps, you name it!) Please don't let it grow over again. Climb it, buddies!

FFA: Steven Griffiths, 2014

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17 * In The Flesh Sport 8m

Still an unbolted crack. Grab your rack and place some dangling bits of gizmos before the bolters wreck it.

FA: Boyd,Mal and George

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15 Trango Towers Sport 8m

Back up the track towards the carpark from ITF

FA: Rick Phillips, 6th Jul