A Crag Guide gives an extensive view of all sub areas and climbs at a point in the index. It shows a snapshot of the index heirachy, up to 300 climbs (or areas) on a single web page. It shows selected comments climbers have made on a recently submitted ascent.
At a minor crag level this should be suitable for printing and taking with you on a climbing trip as an adjunct to your guidebook.
This guide was generated anonymously. Login to show your logged ascents against each route.
Rock climbing is extremely dangerous and can result in serious injury or death. Users acting on any information directly or indirectly available from this site do so at their own risk.
This guide is compiled from a community of users and is presented without verification that the information is accurate or complete. By using this guide you acknowledge that the material described in this document is extremely dangerous, and that the content may be misleading or wrong. In particular there may be misdescriptions of routes, incorrectly drawn topo lines, incorrect difficulty ratings or incorrect or missing protection ratings.
You should not depend on any information gleaned from this guide for your personal safety.
You must keep this warning with the guide.
For more information refer to our Usage policy
Thanks to the following people who have contributed to this crag guide:
The size of a person's name reflects their Crag Karma, which is their level of contribution. You can help contribute to your local crag by adding descriptions, photos, topos and more.
Table of contents
Long/Lat: 147.009699, -19.500016
- Unique Features And Strengths:
SUPER under developed due to the remote location and being on private land.
Palm Creek Eco Tourist Park, 40mins south of Townsville along the highway. Mass amounts bouldering problems all on solid high quality granite.
- Access Issues:
Make sure to get permission off property owners who live on site, or wait till the "Palm Creek Folk Fest" during the queens birthday long weekend when the area is open to the public.
Walking track found at back of park through gate (please keep gate closed) 3.5km walk to bouldering area. Follow track left when it splits then keep following untill you reach the "Palm Creek Boulder" next to the creek.
- Where To Stay:
Camping is available within Palm Creek Eco Tourist Park for a small charge.
DO NOT CLIMB ON THE FAR LEFT ARETTE FACING THE CREEK, INDIGINOUS PEOPLE ONCE SHARPENED STONE TOOLS ON THIS SECTION OF ROCK. PLEASE BE RESPECTFUL OF OUR NATION'S HERITAGE.
First developed by- Kaspa Snoad 2011
Long/Lat: 147.010755, -19.499509
At the end of the walking track just before the creek. this titan of a boulder is larger than most 3 story buildings. at about 15m high and almost 50m around,it has huge potential and is pretty much un-climbed.
"Project" starts 1m left of obvios arete on overhung face, crimps up to cresent shape hold, reach left to nasty jug, then left up to big sloper, traverse right 1m to top out on big slopers.
Set by Kaspa Snoad, 2011
Long/Lat: 147.010704, -19.499386
A large boulder next to the creek, as the name suggests this rock is a favourite for people jumping into the cold palm creek water.
once you have located the plam creek boulder at the end of the walking track, walk straight down to the creek then turn right and follow the creek. the boulder is quite obvious as it backs onto the water and is much larger than surrounding rocks.
I started climbing here on my second visit to the area, plenty of un-climbed problems unfortunatly I only visit the area once a year during the "palm creek folk fest".
God Save The Queen
"Project" found in the middle of the boulder oppisite side to the water standing start move straight up on crimpers
Set by Kaspa Snoad, 2012
|V2||God Save The Queen||5m||1.2. Leaping Rock|
|V5||Three Amigos||6m||1.1. The palm Creek Boulder|