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Table of contents

1. The Docks 106 routes in Crag

Summary:
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seasonality
All Boulder

Long/Lat: 152.114692, -32.791217

Description:

This area has some fantastic problems right next to the ocean and mostly with flat landings. The docks has over 120 problems on some nicely weathered sea side granite.

Access Issues:

Drive to Boat Harbour turning down Blanch St. Follow up the hill, straight through the roundabout and after a further 400m at the top of the next rise turn left into Kingsley Drv. On you left down the hill there is a dirt car park.

Approach:

From the Car park head through the gate and walk along the track up the hill in a south/east direction along the sore line. Once near the top of the rise you should be able to see the mooring block down the hill.

1.1. The Tower Block 2 routes in Boulder

Summary:

Long/Lat: 152.113176, -32.791492

Description:

Around 200m before reaching The Docks proper, a distinct arete and block is visible on the south/eastern side of the track. It has some good warm up problems and is accessible in relatively high seas.

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Elevator Shaft

The easy crack in the corner.

V0Boulder
2 ** Thermite

The nice exposed left arete.

V3Boulder 5m

1.2. The Atrium 7 routes in Sector

Summary:

Long/Lat: 152.114534, -32.791268

Description:

The small higher wall. The rock is a little more fragile than the other walls. Can be bouldered in higher seas.

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 The Royal

Thin seam and crack on the left.

V3Boulder
2 Hoyts

bad rock near the top. Jut right of The Royal.

V2Boulder
3 The Enmore

Semi sit start just below the small cave, up and out roof to a pocket near top.

V3Boulder
4 Gold Class

Sit start on the slopers, up on some poor rock.

V4Boulder 5m
5 The Civic

Thin up to an undercling, then more tough holds to top out.

V3Boulder
6 Kensington

Sit start, up the crack and the fragile thin flakes,

V2Boulder
7 Reading

Sit start just right of the crack.

V1Boulder

1.3. South Docks 10 routes in Sector

Summary:

Long/Lat: 152.114931, -32.791326

Description:

The start of the main wall, some of the problems are a bit short. The rock can be a little sharp and grainy.

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Going Down

Used as an access but a fun climb to start off with

V0Boulder 4m
2 Sinking Ship V0Boulder 4m
3 Ishmael V0Boulder 4m
4 Syntaciclies

just right of dark streak.

V2Boulder 4m
5 * Fantasticals V2Boulder 4m
6 Nobody Loves Ice-cream V1Boulder 4m
7 Yellichen It V1Boulder 4m
8 Stockton

Bridge the corner

V1Boulder 4m
9 Tin City V2Boulder 4m
10 You've Got A Great Looking Bottom Line V1Boulder 4m

1.4. Squashed Dog Wall 17 routes in Sector

Summary:

Long/Lat: 152.115134, -32.791298

Description:

The continuation of the main wall, from the arete of "Sloper-a-Thon" all the way to the Muma Said Wall.

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 * Sloper-a-Thon

Sit start the traverse left.

V2Boulder 5m
2 Sloper-a-Two V0Boulder 4m
3 Cross Bred

Sharp pocket up high.

V3Boulder 4m
4 Doctor Doctor! V5Boulder 4m
5 Mind, Body, Spirit V1Boulder 4m
6 ** Bitzer V2Boulder 5m
7 Road Kill

straight up the thin crack.

V4Boulder 5m
8 ** Pure Bred

Start on the small platform, up the strange sequence avoiding the platform if you fall!!

V5Boulder 5m
9 Yapper

Right side of platform, eliminating the crack out right.

V3Boulder 5m
10 Labrador V1Boulder 4m
11 Doc Martins

Might have to be reclassified. Appears the main crimper has broken off which could make it a V1.

V1Boulder 4m
12 Down Doc

Down climb.

V0Boulder
13 Too Many Docs On The Dance Floor

Traverse the wall left to right. Pumpy

V2Boulder
14 Theif!! V0Boulder
15 Shaun's Interpretation V1Boulder
16 The Lost Photo

Crimpy traverse test piece. Often has a wet landing,

V5Boulder
17 ** Fish Hook Arete

Sit start the prominent arete just left of the thin finger crack.

V3Boulder

1.5. The Mooring Block 13 routes in Sector

Summary:

Long/Lat: 152.115107, -32.791355

Description:

The prominant detached block. Has some quite good problems on it.

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 The Descent

Easy send, used as access.

V0-Boulder 3m
2 ** Drew's Fuse V3Boulder 4m
3 *** Drew's Bomb V2Boulder 4m
4 Moorish Idols

Awesome move which makes it a V1. Unexpected easy top out.

V1Boulder 3m
5 ** The Shroud Of Turin V3Boulder 4m
6 Ceuse Is Cool V3Boulder 4m
7 ** 5% More

Easiest dyno to the top.

V1Boulder 4m
8 * 10% More V2Boulder 4m
9 15% More V3Boulder 4m
10 * Fisting By The Rocks V3Boulder 4m
11 Down Docks V0Boulder 4m
12 A Whole Lot More

Start on the slab, traverse the whole boulder not using the top.

V6Boulder 4m
13 A Whole Lot Less

Start on the slab, traverse the boulder using the top.

V2Boulder 4m

1.6. Muma Said Wall 19 routes in Sector

Summary:

Long/Lat: 152.115368, -32.791258

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 All Feet On Dock

Sit start the thin finger crack to the ledge. Just right of Fish Hook Arete.

Boulder 5m
2 Configuration Boulder 6m
3 * Twister

Interesting moves up the weakness just left of the crack.

Boulder 7m
4 *** Cracked Up

The awesome crack line.

V3Boulder 7m
5 * Crabish

Sit start under the small roof then up the arete. Often wet at the start.

V5Boulder
6 * n'Harnsy V3Boulder
7 * Help Me Doc

The vague crack up the middle of the Muma Said Wall. Thin near the top.

V4Boulder
8 * I Wish I Were A Fighter Pilot

Traverse the flakes to finish up the arete of Crabish

V3Boulder
9 ** I'd Rather Be Fishing V3Boulder
10 * Dock Wallaby V4Boulder
11 Space Doc V3Boulder
12 ** Sir Cuba

The arete on the right side of the wall staying left of the pockets.

V4Boulder
13 Hickory Dickory Doc

The well featured wall. Prob best to top rope really.

V2Boulder 8m
14 Tic Toc, Tic Doc V1Boulder
15 Docusoreass V7Boulder
16 Looking For Friction V0Boulder
17 Dockwork Orange V0Boulder
18 *** The Duel

The middle of the wall with the funky features. Start at the right side of the platform. Straight up the wall staying to the right finishing almost on the arete!

V7Boulder
19 ** Slip Slap Doc

The exposed arete past 2 bolts.

V2Boulder

1.7. The Dock Yard 12 routes in Sector

Summary:

Long/Lat: 152.115472, -32.791140

Description:

Some great high ball aretes and almost perfect rock. From the Duel to the right.

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 ** Shocka-de-la-bolta

Good flakes and a great highball problem.

V0Boulder 6m, 2
2 * Remember The Girl

Undercut start to good flakes,

V0Boulder 6m
3 Dock Ness Monster V0Boulder 6m
4 * Doctor Death

Using the arete only, a little contrived.

V2Boulder 6m
5 ** Hogmany

Up the good orange face, watch the ledge.

V2Boulder 6m
6 Docktology

The off width groove.

V3Boulder 5m
7 ** Docktologist

Squeeze the fridge block.

V4Boulder 5m
8 Carry On Doc

The down climb on the slab

V0Boulder 5m
9 Dark Side Of The Docks

Corner with the block at the base.

V0Boulder 5m
10 * Dock-a-cino

Bulging arete with the horizontal breaks.

V2Boulder 5m
11 Dry Dock

Thin face. Often has a wet base.

V2Boulder 4m
12 Wonder Doc V0Boulder 4m

1.8. Northern Docks 26 routes in Sector

Summary:

Long/Lat: 152.115375, -32.790925

Description:

Around the corner from the main line of problems. This area catches a bit more sun than the other walls. Has loads of great high ball problems. From steep to slabby.

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Sitting on the Dock

Short corner on the left.

V0Boulder 5m
2 Hunt For Doctober

Straight up the middle of the small wall, staying right to the top.

V0Boulder 5m
3 Dock Hunting Season

The groove

V1Boulder 5m
4 Clocks Socks Docks

Diagonal crack to a pocket near the top. There are 2 different finishes.

V2Boulder 6m
5 Matty's Mantle

Slabby corner.

V0Boulder 6m
6 ** Hunter 4 Buffalo

The arete on the left of the slab, watch the landing on the top out.

V2Boulder 7m
7 Mc Dock With Fries

Up the middle of the slab, to mantle on the crimper, head left to top.

V5Boulder 7m
8 * Mc Docks

Out right after the crimper.

V4Boulder 7m
9 *** Dock Doner

The blunt arete to an exposed finish.

V3Boulder 7m
10 ** What's Up Dock

layback flake up to the small ledge,

V2Boulder 7m
11 ** Tick Toc Docks

Straight up the wall passing one bolt before the ledge, then another on the right.

V2Boulder 6m
12 * Space Docks

The nice crack. Is almost like doing a route!

V1Boulder 6m
13 * All Hands On Dock

The arete just left of the chimney

FA: Jason Piper

V0Boulder 6m
14 Chock-a-Doc!

Deep chimney with 2 chockstones.

V3Boulder 6m
15 Shopping Dockets

Face just right of the chimney.

V1Boulder 6m
16 * Donkey Kong Arete

High ball blunt arete.

V2Boulder 8m
17 Dock and Roll

The featured crack with multiple finishes.

V2Boulder 7m
18 Docksmith

The middle of the face.

V2Boulder 8m
19 Can't Stop The Dock

Just left of the low cave, then up the long wall.

V3Boulder 8m
20 Drop Dock

Sit start then up the log wall.

V3Boulder 7m
21 Rock, Docked and Two Smoking Barrels

The blunt arete up to a flake at the top.

V2Boulder 8m
22 Dock Worker

Sit start the crack.

V1Boulder 8m
23 Moby Dock

1m left of the corner, up the face on jugs to the top.

V1Boulder 8m
24 Dick Van Dock

Start in the small corner, then up on easier ground.

V0Boulder 8m
25 Dock Van Dyke

the low blunt arete up to the easier wall.

V2Boulder 7m
26 Doctor Who?

the slab on the far right. Can sometimes be hit by waves.

V0Boulder 6m

2. Index by grade

Grade Stars Name Style Area
V0- The Descent Boulder 3m 1.5. The Mooring Block
V0 Elevator Shaft Boulder 1.1. The Tower Block
Going Down Boulder 4m 1.3. South Docks
Ishmael Boulder 4m 1.3. South Docks
Sinking Ship Boulder 4m 1.3. South Docks
Down Doc Boulder 1.4. Squashed Dog Wall
Sloper-a-Two Boulder 4m 1.4. Squashed Dog Wall
Theif!! Boulder 1.4. Squashed Dog Wall
Down Docks Boulder 4m 1.5. The Mooring Block
Dockwork Orange Boulder 1.6. Muma Said Wall
Looking For Friction Boulder 1.6. Muma Said Wall
Carry On Doc Boulder 5m 1.7. The Dock Yard
Dark Side Of The Docks Boulder 5m 1.7. The Dock Yard
Dock Ness Monster Boulder 6m 1.7. The Dock Yard
* Remember The Girl Boulder 6m 1.7. The Dock Yard
** Shocka-de-la-bolta Boulder 6m, 2 1.7. The Dock Yard
Wonder Doc Boulder 4m 1.7. The Dock Yard
* All Hands On Dock Boulder 6m 1.8. Northern Docks
Dick Van Dock Boulder 8m 1.8. Northern Docks
Doctor Who? Boulder 6m 1.8. Northern Docks
Hunt For Doctober Boulder 5m 1.8. Northern Docks
Matty's Mantle Boulder 6m 1.8. Northern Docks
Sitting on the Dock Boulder 5m 1.8. Northern Docks
V1 Reading Boulder 1.2. The Atrium
Nobody Loves Ice-cream Boulder 4m 1.3. South Docks
Stockton Boulder 4m 1.3. South Docks
Yellichen It Boulder 4m 1.3. South Docks
You've Got A Great Looking Bottom Line Boulder 4m 1.3. South Docks
Doc Martins Boulder 4m 1.4. Squashed Dog Wall
Labrador Boulder 4m 1.4. Squashed Dog Wall
Mind, Body, Spirit Boulder 4m 1.4. Squashed Dog Wall
Shaun's Interpretation Boulder 1.4. Squashed Dog Wall
** 5% More Boulder 4m 1.5. The Mooring Block
Moorish Idols Boulder 3m 1.5. The Mooring Block
Tic Toc, Tic Doc Boulder 1.6. Muma Said Wall
Dock Hunting Season Boulder 5m 1.8. Northern Docks
Dock Worker Boulder 8m 1.8. Northern Docks
Moby Dock Boulder 8m 1.8. Northern Docks
Shopping Dockets Boulder 6m 1.8. Northern Docks
* Space Docks Boulder 6m 1.8. Northern Docks
V2 Hoyts Boulder 1.2. The Atrium
Kensington Boulder 1.2. The Atrium
* Fantasticals Boulder 4m 1.3. South Docks
Syntaciclies Boulder 4m 1.3. South Docks
Tin City Boulder 4m 1.3. South Docks
** Bitzer Boulder 5m 1.4. Squashed Dog Wall
* Sloper-a-Thon Boulder 5m 1.4. Squashed Dog Wall
Too Many Docs On The Dance Floor Boulder 1.4. Squashed Dog Wall
* 10% More Boulder 4m 1.5. The Mooring Block
A Whole Lot Less Boulder 4m 1.5. The Mooring Block
*** Drew's Bomb Boulder 4m 1.5. The Mooring Block
Hickory Dickory Doc Boulder 8m 1.6. Muma Said Wall
** Slip Slap Doc Boulder 1.6. Muma Said Wall
* Dock-a-cino Boulder 5m 1.7. The Dock Yard
* Doctor Death Boulder 6m 1.7. The Dock Yard
Dry Dock Boulder 4m 1.7. The Dock Yard
** Hogmany Boulder 6m 1.7. The Dock Yard
Clocks Socks Docks Boulder 6m 1.8. Northern Docks
Dock Van Dyke Boulder 7m 1.8. Northern Docks
Dock and Roll Boulder 7m 1.8. Northern Docks
Docksmith Boulder 8m 1.8. Northern Docks
* Donkey Kong Arete Boulder 8m 1.8. Northern Docks
** Hunter 4 Buffalo Boulder 7m 1.8. Northern Docks
Rock, Docked and Two Smoking Barrels Boulder 8m 1.8. Northern Docks
** Tick Toc Docks Boulder 6m 1.8. Northern Docks
** What's Up Dock Boulder 7m 1.8. Northern Docks
V3 ** Thermite Boulder 5m 1.1. The Tower Block
The Civic Boulder 1.2. The Atrium
The Enmore Boulder 1.2. The Atrium
The Royal Boulder 1.2. The Atrium
Cross Bred Boulder 4m 1.4. Squashed Dog Wall
** Fish Hook Arete Boulder 1.4. Squashed Dog Wall
Yapper Boulder 5m 1.4. Squashed Dog Wall
15% More Boulder 4m 1.5. The Mooring Block
Ceuse Is Cool Boulder 4m 1.5. The Mooring Block
** Drew's Fuse Boulder 4m 1.5. The Mooring Block
* Fisting By The Rocks Boulder 4m 1.5. The Mooring Block
** The Shroud Of Turin Boulder 4m 1.5. The Mooring Block
*** Cracked Up Boulder 7m 1.6. Muma Said Wall
* I Wish I Were A Fighter Pilot Boulder 1.6. Muma Said Wall
** I'd Rather Be Fishing Boulder 1.6. Muma Said Wall
Space Doc Boulder 1.6. Muma Said Wall
* n'Harnsy Boulder 1.6. Muma Said Wall
Docktology Boulder 5m 1.7. The Dock Yard
Can't Stop The Dock Boulder 8m 1.8. Northern Docks
Chock-a-Doc! Boulder 6m 1.8. Northern Docks
*** Dock Doner Boulder 7m 1.8. Northern Docks
Drop Dock Boulder 7m 1.8. Northern Docks
V4 Gold Class Boulder 5m 1.2. The Atrium
Road Kill Boulder 5m 1.4. Squashed Dog Wall
* Dock Wallaby Boulder 1.6. Muma Said Wall
* Help Me Doc Boulder 1.6. Muma Said Wall
** Sir Cuba Boulder 1.6. Muma Said Wall
** Docktologist Boulder 5m 1.7. The Dock Yard
* Mc Docks Boulder 7m 1.8. Northern Docks
V5 Doctor Doctor! Boulder 4m 1.4. Squashed Dog Wall
** Pure Bred Boulder 5m 1.4. Squashed Dog Wall
The Lost Photo Boulder 1.4. Squashed Dog Wall
* Crabish Boulder 1.6. Muma Said Wall
Mc Dock With Fries Boulder 7m 1.8. Northern Docks
V6 A Whole Lot More Boulder 4m 1.5. The Mooring Block
V7 Docusoreass Boulder 1.6. Muma Said Wall
*** The Duel Boulder 1.6. Muma Said Wall
? All Feet On Dock Boulder 5m 1.6. Muma Said Wall
Configuration Boulder 6m 1.6. Muma Said Wall
* Twister Boulder 7m 1.6. Muma Said Wall