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Access issues inherited from Townsville

Most areas are free to access to the public, some are closed for short times during the year due to car, bike and running races and other events such as flooding, bush fires or land slides after heavy rain. but they will open again soon after.

Ethic inherited from Townsville

Marking the rock at the start of the climbs used to be the norm, this is now frowned apon

Routes

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Start at entrance to corridor. Balancy and Technical arete climbing on nice solid edges.

FFA: Steve Ioannou/Chris Glastonbury, 2013

Start 4m R of Satisfice. Long varied pitch on nice green rock. Seeps badly when wet.

FFA: Steve Ioannou/Matt Romaior, 2012

Just R of entrance to Escape Alley, below cave. Up to ramp and high FH, then R across tricky slab. Then follow gear and jugs. Traverse L (FH) then up leaning crack to ledge. Finish up short headwall to DBB in cave.

FA: Christopher Glastonbury & Steven Ioannou, 2006

Start as for Midnight Monkey. Move L to bowl and up delicate face.

FFA: Chris Beric/Chris Glastonbury, 2013

5m R of RTN. Tricky start to easier ground leads to a crimpy finale at last bolt.

FFA: Steve Ioannou/Chris Glastonbury, 2013

Start about 25m uphill from AF at large flake with fist sized crack. Up flake for 8m to sloping ledge and FH. Balancy moves past this to 2nd FH and corner. Up this and R to stance. R for 2m then up excellent orange rock to optional belay or go L to chains.

FA: Christopher Glastonbury & Steven Ioannou, 2006

  1. (25m 20) As for FOTW, Move L after cam placement, through rooflet to ledge, up L facing corner to chains.

  2. (42m 23) L for 4m (cams) til possible to move up and clip FH. over ledge and up steep wall past 2 FH to awkward rest below overlap (gear). Exit on L past FH to gain easier wall above. Move R then up slab to large ledge.

  3. (25m 18) Up obvious crack a few metres R of large detached block to ledge, then R to large ledge with tree. Up featured corner to perfect crack below cave.

  4. (8m 22) Up 45 degree wall past 3 FH then slightly R up slab to natural belay.

  5. (20m 12) move diagonally L below scrub toward L side of large block. Finish up last few metres of AF.

FA: Steven Ioannou & Christopher Glastonbury (alt leads), 2007

Variant 2nd pitch for MOAS. Climb direct above belay past 2 FH then to ledge passing a wire. Up and L to corner, then L onto tooth. Traverse around to the front, pass a horizontal break and up on easier ground to natural belay on ledge.

FFA: Steve Ioannou/Chris Glastonbury, 2008

Up past 2 scoops to slab, up this then blast headwall on Immaculate red streak.

FFA: Steve Ioannou/Chris Glastonbury/Chris Beric, 2013

Start as for RD and break L at 5th bolt. Up subtle weakness to ledge. Blast mega steep territory to anchor. Swing left to get down on a 60m rope.

FFA: Chris Beric/Steve Ioannou, 2013

Start 15m L of AF at dead log. Steep start, then up past the bowl. Hop in for a quick rest, then out R and up some varied climbing to and exciting dynamic crux to Bowl at the top.

FFA: Steve Ioannou/Chris Glastonbury/Chris Beric, 2013

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