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Table of contents

1. Pallarenda Boulders 20 routes in Crag

All Boulder

Long/Lat: 146.769721, -19.187508

Unique Features And Strengths:

Boulders on the beach!


Two stacks of sea side boulders. Plenty of loose holds in amongst the solid ones, due to salt expanding and contracting in the cracks, so pull off the loose holds and have fun.

Access Issues:

Cape Pallarenda Conservation Park gates are open 6.30 am to 6.30 pm daily. - Gates open automaticly after hours to let you out of the park.


Folllow cape pallarenda road untill you have entered the conservation park. park car near small bridge and follow track past bunkers to next bay over, then boullders are visible in the shrub near by. (keep the sea in view on your right and you cant get lost)

Where To Stay:


  • Take all rubbish home with you
  • Be aware of and respect all wildlife
  • Keep to trails where possible

Started being developed by -Bryan Beattie & Kaspa Snoad, 2011

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Green Ants & Purple Pants

up the left side arete then top out

Set by Jessica Hutch, 2012

FA: Jessica Hutch, 2012

V0 Boulder 3m
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
2 * The Gap (Alt Start)

Start on cheat stone, both hands in crecent shape crack, Move feet up onto rock then start moving right, then top out in gap with slopers.

Set by Kaspa Snoad, 2012

FA: Kaspa Snoad, 2012

V1 Boulder 3m
3 The Gap

found at the first stack of boulders. Sit start at bottom of crack, reach up crack with left hand, reach right hand to crimp on face of boulder, pop up to sloping hold in the middle of the gap, then top out through gap.

Set by Kaspa Snoad, 2011

FA: Kaspa Snoad, 2011

V3 Boulder 3m
4 *** The Road To El Dorado

"Project" Sit start, fist jam and crimper, reach up to layback block then move up and left onto the face of the boulder, from here follow the horizontal crack up and top out in the gap.

Set by Kaspa Snoad, 2011

Boulder Project 3m
5 The Birthing

Sit start with fist jam and crimp grip, twist up to undercling layback, reach right hand up to arete, layback then reach to lefthand grip out on face, then follow arete up to top out.

Set by Kaspa Snoad, 2011

FA: Kaspa Snoad, 2011

V3 Boulder 4m
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
6 *** Propper Table Manners

"Project" 2m left of "Mud Wasp" sit start under orerhang with feet on small boulder, hand match on crimpy ledge, lift off ground reach up and to the left for sharp hold then swing left foot out and brace against rock, toe hook lip of boulder with right then mantle to top out.

Set by Kaspa Snoad, 2012

FA: Kaspa Snoad, 2013

V2 Boulder Project 2m
7 Mud Wasp

standing start in dihedral move up using obvious holds then when you reach the horizontal crack move left then top out at end of crack.

Set by Kaspa Snoad, 2012

FA: Kaspa Snoad, 2012

V0 Boulder 4m
8 Bearfoot

Stars at "Mud Wasp" move straight up with obvious holds untill top out.

Set by Marshall Moore, 2012

FA: Marshall Moore, 2012

V0 Boulder 4m
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
9 Jessica's Way

Nice and obvious with a standing start and slopers throughout. located 1m left of Frogger

Set by Jessica Hutch, 2012

FA: Jesica Hutch, 2012

V0 Boulder 3m
10 * Frogger

Standing start with both hands palm down in horizontal crack, step feet up onto rock, extend up to reach large sloper then top out.

Set by Kaspa Snoad, 2012

FA: Kaspa Snoad, 2012

V0 Boulder 3m
11 Family Issues

Found on top of the second set of boulders. Standing start with both hands on juggy ledge, lift feet up onto foothold on overhang, reach high and to the right for juggy hand hold, reach left for nice sloper (swing if your short) then high step with right foot and top out. BAD LANDING... make sure you have plenty of crash pads and a good spotter or two

Set by Kaspa Snoad & Marshall Moore, 2012

FA: Kaspa Snoad & Marshall Moore, 2012

V1 Boulder 3m
12 Ocean View

found ontop of the second set of boulders, super easy and a nice view at the top.

Set by Kaspa Snoad, 2012

FA: Kaspa Snoad, 2012

V0 Boulder 3m
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
13 Extreme Gardening

found at the and of the walking track that leads to the beach large set of boulders about 20m in to the bush. on the far right hand side next to dead tree with branches cut off. stand start with small crimp and inverted side pull, step up into dihedral and mantle with left hand, reach for cresent shape hold, layback to right hand jug, traverse rite half a meter then top out with juggy mantle.

Set by Kaspa Snoad, 2011

FA: Kaspa Snoad, 2011

V4 Boulder 4m
14 No.1 traverse V2 Boulder
15 No.1 Mantle V2 Boulder
16 Bird song V0 Boulder
17 Bird song (var. start) V1 Boulder
18 Brolga V3 Boulder
19 Jabaru V3 Boulder
20 Wing span V3 Boulder

2. Index by grade

Grade Stars Name Style
V0 Bearfoot Boulder 4m
Bird song Boulder
* Frogger Boulder 3m
Green Ants & Purple Pants Boulder 3m
Jessica's Way Boulder 3m
Mud Wasp Boulder 4m
Ocean View Boulder 3m
V1 Bird song (var. start) Boulder
Family Issues Boulder 3m
* The Gap (Alt Start) Boulder 3m
V2 No.1 Mantle Boulder
No.1 traverse Boulder
*** Propper Table Manners Boulder Project 2m
V3 Brolga Boulder
Jabaru Boulder
The Birthing Boulder 4m
The Gap Boulder 3m
Wing span Boulder
V4 Extreme Gardening Boulder 4m
? *** The Road To El Dorado Boulder Project 3m