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Table of contents

1. South Sister 43 routes in Crag

Summary:
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seasonality
Unknown, Trad and Sport

Long/Lat: 148.173026, -41.536352

1.1. Car Park Buttress 5 routes in Area

Summary:
All Unknown
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Fat Jam 19Unknown 10m
2 ** Sheavinos 16Unknown 10m
3 Laid Back 14Unknown 10m
4 Oh Well 14Unknown 9m
5 Problem One 18Unknown 9m

1.2. Caramel Slice Buttress 14 routes in Area

Summary:
Unknown and Sport
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Stay Sharp 15Unknown 11m
2 ** Look Sharp

The first sport route you see, on the part of the buttress facing the ocean. Nice climbing up a sharp layback flake to DBB. Rock is a bit suspect and rock around last U bolt has half broken away.

FA: A Mason, N Hancock, 2011

18Sport 11m, 5
3 ** Slice n Dice

This short route, on the pillar below LS, packs a real punch. Slap and span your way up the opposing aretes. Take care clipping. DBB.

FA: N Hancock, A Mason, 2011

24Sport 7m, 3
4 ** Exit Stage Three 17Unknown 25m
5 Caramel Slice 16Unknown 25m
6 ** Ramble On 18Unknown 20m
7 *** Turn the Page

An excellect route, up the sustained off vertical arete at the left side of the main north facing buttress. DBB.

FA: N. Selby, A.Mason, 2003

19Sport 18m, 7
8 ** Science Circus 15Unknown 22m
9 * Gritstone Roots 18Unknown 22m
10 Hot Piss 19Unknown 22m
11 Judgement Over the Dead 18Unknown 24m
12 ** All Most 27

Follows vague arete on right side of main buttress. Improves with height. DBB.

FA: N.Selby, A.Mason, 2003

20Sport 18m, 8
13 * The Grand Final Addition

A variant of AM27, up a shallow bridging corner right of that route.

FA: N.Selby, A.Mason, 2003

22Sport 18m, 8
14 ** Slice of Life

FA: N.Hancock

26Unknown 15m

1.3. Canyon Buttress 16 routes in Area

Summary:
Unknown and Trad
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Barley Straw 15Unknown 18m
2 Wide Open 21Unknown 18m
3 *** Small Beers and Thin Books 19Unknown 22m
4 Lawyers, Guns & Money 19Unknown 22m
5 ** The Way We Were 17Trad 22m
6 Leather Joyboys 23Unknown 22m
7 Bischoff and Wing's Original 18Trad 22m
8 ** Knee Deep in Gore 20Unknown 22m
9 *** Sizzling Snags 18Unknown 25m
10 Happy Cummings 18Unknown 15m
11 * Have Hans, Will Jam 18Trad 18m
12 Just Slipped In 17Unknown 22m
13 *** Emptiness, Eagles, & Snow 20Trad 18m
14 ** Pleasure in the Pain 19Trad 15m
15 * Solitary Pleasures 18Unknown 9m
16 Manx Minx 20Unknown 7m

1.4. Absent Friends Buttress 1 route in Area

Summary:
All Unknown
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 * Absent Friends 18Unknown 16m

1.5. Dogwood Buttress 2 routes in Area

Summary:
All Unknown
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Crack 1 21Unknown
2 Crack 2 22Unknown

1.6. Dinosaur Buttress 1 route in Area

Summary:
All Unknown
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Aging Dinosaur 17Unknown 22m

1.7. Breakaway Buttress 2 routes in Area

Summary:
All Unknown
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 ** The Ho Chi Min Trail 17Unknown 45m
2 ** Tin Pan Alley 18Unknown 45m

1.8. Tea Pot Rocks 2 routes in Area

Summary:
All Unknown
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Tea Pot Crack 16Unknown 27m
2 ** Red Light Jam 18Unknown 20m

2. Index by grade

Grade Stars Name Style Area
14 Laid Back Unknown 10m 1.1. Car Park Buttress
Oh Well Unknown 9m 1.1. Car Park Buttress
15 ** Science Circus Unknown 22m 1.2. Caramel Slice Buttress
Stay Sharp Unknown 11m 1.2. Caramel Slice Buttress
Barley Straw Unknown 18m 1.3. Canyon Buttress
16 ** Sheavinos Unknown 10m 1.1. Car Park Buttress
Caramel Slice Unknown 25m 1.2. Caramel Slice Buttress
Tea Pot Crack Unknown 27m 1.8. Tea Pot Rocks
17 ** Exit Stage Three Unknown 25m 1.2. Caramel Slice Buttress
Just Slipped In Unknown 22m 1.3. Canyon Buttress
** The Way We Were Trad 22m 1.3. Canyon Buttress
Aging Dinosaur Unknown 22m 1.6. Dinosaur Buttress
** The Ho Chi Min Trail Unknown 45m 1.7. Breakaway Buttress
18 Problem One Unknown 9m 1.1. Car Park Buttress
* Gritstone Roots Unknown 22m 1.2. Caramel Slice Buttress
Judgement Over the Dead Unknown 24m 1.2. Caramel Slice Buttress
** Look Sharp Sport 11m, 5 1.2. Caramel Slice Buttress
** Ramble On Unknown 20m 1.2. Caramel Slice Buttress
Bischoff and Wing's Original Trad 22m 1.3. Canyon Buttress
Happy Cummings Unknown 15m 1.3. Canyon Buttress
* Have Hans, Will Jam Trad 18m 1.3. Canyon Buttress
*** Sizzling Snags Unknown 25m 1.3. Canyon Buttress
* Solitary Pleasures Unknown 9m 1.3. Canyon Buttress
* Absent Friends Unknown 16m 1.4. Absent Friends Buttress
** Tin Pan Alley Unknown 45m 1.7. Breakaway Buttress
** Red Light Jam Unknown 20m 1.8. Tea Pot Rocks
19 Fat Jam Unknown 10m 1.1. Car Park Buttress
Hot Piss Unknown 22m 1.2. Caramel Slice Buttress
*** Turn the Page Sport 18m, 7 1.2. Caramel Slice Buttress
Lawyers, Guns & Money Unknown 22m 1.3. Canyon Buttress
** Pleasure in the Pain Trad 15m 1.3. Canyon Buttress
*** Small Beers and Thin Books Unknown 22m 1.3. Canyon Buttress
20 ** All Most 27 Sport 18m, 8 1.2. Caramel Slice Buttress
*** Emptiness, Eagles, & Snow Trad 18m 1.3. Canyon Buttress
** Knee Deep in Gore Unknown 22m 1.3. Canyon Buttress
Manx Minx Unknown 7m 1.3. Canyon Buttress
21 Wide Open Unknown 18m 1.3. Canyon Buttress
Crack 1 Unknown 1.5. Dogwood Buttress
22 * The Grand Final Addition Sport 18m, 8 1.2. Caramel Slice Buttress
Crack 2 Unknown 1.5. Dogwood Buttress
23 Leather Joyboys Unknown 22m 1.3. Canyon Buttress
24 ** Slice n Dice Sport 7m, 3 1.2. Caramel Slice Buttress
26 ** Slice of Life Unknown 15m 1.2. Caramel Slice Buttress