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Description:© (Ashy)

Probably the most popular route at Nowra at the grade. Great friction work.

Ethic: inherited from Illawarra

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

Route History:

  • First Ascent: Ant Prehn, Giles Bradbury & Trudy Bretherton, 1990


Located in Descent Gully Walls approx:
Lat/Long: -34.869031,150.574331

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Route Grade Citations

18 Community registered grade
18 ** ACA Route Register
18 Rockclimbing at Nowra
18 Rockclimbers Guide To Nowra & Wollongong

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 64%

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Comments keywords

stuffed sweat solid dyno crux sustained desperate tough pumped challenging sandbag difficult hard pleasant super beautiful fun cool nice perfect fantastic good great exciting enjoyable classic awesome scary runout tricky rest interesting crazy slopey technical short flake face crap bad slabby feet reachy fingers crimpy balancy easy vertical

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