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Start at the water's edge on the far right side of the wall, pull yourself out of the water and traverse left under the overhang to the bottom of backslapper, then follow backslapper route up to the cliff top. Wet hands make this a touch tricky.

Route History:

  • First Free Ascent: Michael Branch, 2013

  • First Ascent: Michael Branch, 2013


Located in Backslapper Wall approx:
Long/Lat: 138.213601,-35.511258

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Route Grade Citations

19 Community registered grade
19 Michael Branch

Route quality

Route quality

Lead Styles

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Comments keywords

great traverse

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