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Another beginner classic. Starts 4m R of SWW in the deep black corner. Follow this corner crack to top of pedestal. Climb up into the three-sided lift shaft and fill your pants as the massive boulder moves. Now layback your way up the R-facing corner to glory. Perfect tree belay

Ethic: inherited from Mt Stuart

-Take all rubbish home with you. -Be aware of loose rocks and other climbers who could be below you

Route History:

  • First Ascent: Mick Pezet & Rob Smythe, 1985


Located in The Playground approx:
Long/Lat: 146.784981,-19.342627

Route Grade Citations

13 Community registered grade
13 * A Climber's Guide to Townsville and Magnetic Island
13 * The Original Queensland Climbing Reference

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 49%

Lead Styles

Lead styles pie chart

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crux good fun nice tricky short layback

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