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Classic 'Nowra' arete - which is hard and pumpy.

Start: Start at the obvious arete to the right of 'TP'. Some people do an easier start on the face a few metres left of the arete proper.

Ethic: inherited from Illawarra

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

Route History:

  • First Ascent: Giles Bradbury & Ant Prehn, 1990


Located in Betty Blue Area approx:
Lat/Long: -34.871927,150.574078

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Route Grade Citations

23 Community registered grade
23 ** ACA Route Register
23 Rockclimbing at Nowra

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 76%

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Comments keywords

solid crux sustained challenging tired strenuous powerful hard stoked super ripper fun cool nice fantastic good sweet great wicked enjoyable classic awesome scary fall tricky committing rest reachy polished interesting fingers arete sloper slopey hands technical short easy pinch bad jugs

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