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Grade Route Gear style Popularity Crag
Unknown year
V0 Unnamed

The R-hand side of the smooth slab facing the ocean.

Boulder Townsville
V0 hueco overhang
Boulder 5m Townsville
V4 Jump start

Jump start onto good hold then straight up.

Route grade, name and description may need revising.

Boulder 3m Townsville
18 Preapologised
Trad 10m Townsville
V6 Reeven

The middle of the smooth slab. Finger tip pockets to a technical dyno.

FA: Doug Hockly

Boulder Townsville
V2 crimpy face
Boulder 7m Townsville
V2 Wholly Molly

Sit start up scoop featured face and arete.

Route grade, name and description may need revising.

Boulder 3m Townsville
20 Not Without Jase
Trad 8m Townsville
V0- Nice

The nice line up the L-hand side.

FA: Doug Hockly

Boulder Townsville
V1 back side
Boulder 3m Townsville
V6 Whale traverse

Traverse along the whale's flank to it's eyeball then up. Has some committing and balance moves. Mega classic!

Route grade, name and description may need revising.

Boulder 5m Townsville
8 Big Hairy Armpit
Trad 8m Townsville
V3 Highball arete

Stand start on arete. Move straight up with some balancy moves for a committing top.

Boulder 4m Townsville
V1 the arete
Boulder 7m Townsville
V0 French Ninja Shadow Step

Run and Jump start to good lip then mantle.

Route grade, name and description may need revising.

Boulder 2m Townsville
18 Mr Squiggle Goes Skinnydipping
Trad 10m Townsville
V1 Something nice

Start on underclings on hanging boulder then move up using boulders to the sides.

Description and grade may need to be edited as this was mostly created as a place holder for the guide.

Boulder 3m Townsville
V3 wall to crack
Boulder 7m Townsville
V0 Scoops

Stand start and up good scoop features.

Route grade, name and description may need revising.

Boulder 2m Townsville
V3 Highball #1

FA: Darrin Carter & Aaron Jones

Boulder Townsville
V3 Tang

The thin, orange diagonal with a boulder to fall on.

FA: Doug Hockly

Boulder Townsville
V0 A whaley nice problem

Stand start and mantle onto sloppy boulder.

Description and grade may need to be edited as this was mostly created as a place holder for the guide.

Boulder 2m Townsville
27 Brudl
Trad 9m Townsville
V5 Cyclops (Sit start (s)
Boulder Townsville
V4 Shelf Mantle

Stand start up small slab then mantle over lip.

Route grade, name and description may need revising.

Boulder 3m Townsville
V9 American Invasion #1

FA: Matt Zimmerman

Boulder Townsville
V5 A Little Fervour

Sitstart on pockets and up. Topout straight up or pike L (V4 and probably nicer)

FA: Doug Hockly

Boulder Townsville
V4 The Tasmanian Giant Crab Walk

Stand start on the far right hand arete using hold around corner and hold in seam. Move left along seam and then up at first vertical break.

Boulder 3m Townsville
V2 Nudie rudie

Slopers to the obvious horn.

Boulder 2m Townsville
V0 unkown (s)
Boulder Townsville
V7 Name?

Stand start on slopey pockets, straight up to tough and slopey mantle, reminiscent of Castle hill. Classic!

Route grade, name and description may need revising.

Boulder 2m Townsville
V8 American Invasion #2

FA: Matt Zimmerman

Boulder Townsville
V2 The Whale Rail

Start L of "Whale Traverse" at a tips mono pocket and traverse R along foot rails to exit up middle slabs.

Boulder Townsville
V0 Another

The boulder behind you when you're facing Slap Happy has a mono problem and a dyno from bottom jugs to the top.

FA: Doug Hockly

Boulder Townsville
V5 The Japanese Spider Crab Walk

Start as for TTGCW but continue left along the rail to finish up the left hand arete. Mega classic on good rock!

Boulder 3m Townsville
15 Why Aren't They Naked
Trad 16m Townsville
V7 Coconut (s)
Boulder Townsville
V6 Spit on the Hill

Stand start on slopey pockets and alright footholds. Straight up to a tough and slopey mantle.

Route grade, name and description may need revising.

Boulder 2m Townsville
V8 American Invasion #3

FA: Matt Zimmerman

Boulder Townsville
V6 A Whaley Good Time

Jump and Mantle...I think this was the V6.

Boulder Townsville
V2 Mantle
Boulder Townsville
V4 Hawaiian Jumping Crab

Slightly contrived but fun. Start as for TTGCW, except head straight up to finish mantling lip before the 1st obvious vertical break.

Boulder 3m Townsville
V2 Name please?

Side pull and undercling to cripmpy pockets and mantle. Bolt on top. please correct this write up if needed.

Boulder 5m Townsville
8 Gropefest
Trad 15m Townsville
V3 Butterfly (s)
Boulder Townsville
V2 The Whales Armpit

Stand start and up corner feature of the whale boulder.

Boulder 3m Townsville
V0 Highball Flake
Boulder 5m Townsville
V7 Dan's V7

Start matched on obvious rail, head straight right then up.

Boulder 3m Townsville
22 Nature's Finest
Trad 15m Townsville
V3 Butterfly traversre
Boulder Townsville
V0+ Crimpy Traverse
Boulder 4m Townsville
V4 The Succulent Breastle

Stand-start on breast like feature, head straight up.

Boulder 3m Townsville
23 Curlew

Follow the crack, sounds easy enough....

Trad 16m Townsville
V4 DIngo Dyno
Boulder Townsville
1995
23 Crimson Tide

Classic thin finger-crack in largest of several rocky outcrops on hill at south end of Alma Bay beach (right side of the bay as you look out to sea). Goes up the side facing the ocean.

FA: Andrew Rule & Mark Gommers, 1995

Trad 10m Townsville
1997
13 King Arthur

FFA: Lee Skidmore & Keith Van Den Broek, 1997

Trad 13m Townsville
1998
V1 Slap Happy

The obvious rising traverse line from L to R on the next side around. Start as far left as possible and slap along right on very open-grip holds. Finish by topping out on the boulder. Quite a bit harder when done barefoot.

FA: Lee Skidmore, 1998

Boulder 6m Townsville
V1 Slap Direct

Starts 0.5m right of the start of SH at the two-handed undercling. Pull onto wall, slap up and left to hold, crimp, then a balancy high step and pull up to jugs and top of boulder.

FA: Lee Skidmore, 1998

Boulder Townsville
2000
21 Why Aren't They Naked VS

Start just L of original climb. Desperate thin moves up to jugs, then traverse R to join original climb.

FA: Steve Baskerville, 2000

Trad Townsville
2007
{US} V4 A dingo Ate your Baby

A fun little boulder problem, only two tricky moves if you have a good reach other wise there is three. After the first three moves the rest is a breeze and when your done you can cool off in the ocean.

FA: Derek Voelker, 2007

Boulder Townsville
2010
V0- Claptrap

FFA: Chris Glastonbury, 28 Nov 2010

Boulder Townsville
2011
V1 Goldaline

FFA: Chris Glastonbury, 10 Nov 2011

Boulder Townsville
2012
V1 Beach House

FFA: Chris Glastonbury, 10 Feb 2012

Boulder Townsville
V1 Slab City

FFA: Chris Glastonbury, 10 Feb 2012

Boulder Townsville
26 Selective Disclosure

FFA: Christopher Glastonbury, 10 Feb 2012

Deep water solo 7m Townsville
16 Eagle Rock

Dangerous, but easy. Prominent offwidth starting out of the ocean on the eastern side.

FFA: Chris Glastonbury, 25 Mar 2012

Deep water solo 15m Townsville
16 Jacob's Ladder

FFA: Chris Glastonbury & Steve Ioannou, 26 Aug 2012

Deep water solo 3m Townsville
2014
V2 Holystone

FFA: Chris Glastonbury, 20 Aug 2014

Boulder 3m Townsville
V1 Lootin' Booty

FFA: Chris Glastonbury, 20 Aug 2014

Boulder 3m Townsville
V0 Brethren Of The Coast

FFA: Chris Glastonbury, 20 Aug 2014

Boulder 3m Townsville
{US} V3 South West Face

Climb up the edge of the boulder.

FA: Matt Angus, 28 Nov 2014

Boulder 6m Townsville
{US} V1 West Face

Easy climb up. Also the down climb if you top out.

FA: Matt Angus, 28 Nov 2014

Boulder 6m Townsville
2015
V5 Parliment of Funk

Roof off width, prepare to be sick. Sit start at the back of the little cave.

FA: Blake Stringer, Jul 2015

Boulder Townsville
V6 Hill Side Arete

Starting on the hillside face and up the arete. Don't know the name. Grade may be wrong.

FA: Dan Gordon, Jul 2015

Boulder Townsville
V5 Bilbo Swaggins

Arete starting on the seasideish. Grade may be wrong.

FA: Alexander Turnbull, Jul 2015

Boulder Townsville
V4 Too close for comfort

Classic bridging/stemming problem between two large boulders before a standard top-out.

FA: Phil Beattie, 27 Dec 2015

Boulder 5m Townsville
V1 Simple Slab

Good slab for beginner highballs, identifiable holds and beginner technical moves and balance.

FA: Phil Beattie, 27 Dec 2015

Boulder 4m Townsville
2016
9 Zeus

Obvious Climb up the main face one or two thrilling moves. Requires trad anchor.

Set by Sam Kininmonth, 1 Feb 2016

FFA: Sam Kininmonth, 1 Feb 2016

FA: Sam Kininmonth, 1 Feb 2016

Trad 10m Townsville
9 Zeus

Obvious Climb up the main face one or two thrilling moves. Requires trad anchor.

Set by Sam Kininmonth, 1 Feb 2016

FFA: Sam Kininmonth, 1 Feb 2016

FA: Sam Kininmonth, 1 Feb 2016

Trad 10m Townsville
9 Zeus

Obvious Climb up the main face one or two thrilling moves. Requires trad anchor.

Set by Sam Kininmonth, 1 Feb 2016

FFA: Sam Kininmonth, 1 Feb 2016

FA: Sam Kininmonth, 1 Feb 2016

Trad 10m Townsville
18 Hades

Painful with course granite. Follow the crack then step left on to fiddly face.

Set by Sam Kininmonth, 1 Feb 2016

FFA: Sam Kininmonth, 1 Feb 2016

FA: Sam Kininmonth, 1 Feb 2016

Top rope 8m Townsville
18 Hades

Painful with course granite. Follow the crack then step left on to fiddly face.

Set by Sam Kininmonth, 1 Feb 2016

FFA: Sam Kininmonth, 1 Feb 2016

FA: Sam Kininmonth, 1 Feb 2016

Top rope 8m Townsville
18 Hades

Painful with course granite. Follow the crack then step left on to fiddly face.

Set by Sam Kininmonth, 1 Feb 2016

FFA: Sam Kininmonth, 1 Feb 2016

FA: Sam Kininmonth, 1 Feb 2016

Top rope 8m Townsville
2017
V2 Born slippy

Campus start up the rib and mantle out

FA: Fil Kindblad, 22 May 2017

Boulder 4m Townsville
V3 Funky meniscus

Stand start at the pancake flake crimp edge and out as for president of funk. Adding this because I tore my meniscus battling for an onsight of PoF, only to find it was a sit start.

FA: Fil Kindblad, 22 May 2017

Boulder 2m Townsville
V1 High hopes

Follow the LHS crack to the inner corner of the roof, jam or crimp your way out and mantle out left.

FA: Fil Kindblad, 22 May 2017

Boulder 3m Townsville
V4 Underworld

From the back of the cave, crimp and chimney traverse the break on the left wall. Comitting move around corner to LH jug and solid foot, transfer to RH rib, up and mantle out.

FA: Fil Kindblad, 24 May 2017

Boulder Townsville
V1 Captain obvious

Bridge into the crack and top out delicately.

FA: 24 May 2017

Boulder 3m Townsville
V3 Ancient mariner

Boulder with obvious off width crack, on the ocean facing side: Up to gain the break, traverse left and up to easy ground. Low tide only.

FA: Fil Kindblad, 25 May 2017

Boulder 4m Townsville
2018
V4 Another Day at the Beach

Start R of BL on under clings and make a move to the break, step R and use the under cling and no arête at the R end to gain the top jugs.

FA: Matt Brooks, 18 Feb

Boulder 3m Townsville
V3 Beatiful one day, Perfect the next

Start at an under cling low on the R and using the arête feature to gain the break and the top.

FA: Matt Brooks, 18 Feb

Boulder 3m Townsville
V2 Beach Life

Starts on the little face/boulder at the L/north end of the beach. Start on the jug low and L up the seam, step L and up to the top out.

FA: Lego Ritmo, 18 Feb

Boulder 3m Townsville
V3 Beach Bum

Same start as BL but go direct to the top out from the break

FA: Lego Ritmo, 18 Feb

Boulder 3m Townsville

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