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The moderate angled slab from the terrace above Five Fingers and Space Ape, provides friendly and generally well protected climbing.

Access issues inherited from Monkey Face

Access to the crag is an easy 10min walk from either the Monkey Face or Gap Creek Falls carpark. You can also access the crag via the top car park and head down Central Gully.


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18 Smearee Sport 30m, 7

The left to right girdle of the slabs, finishing up Electric Turkey

FA: David Gray & Dan Rodgers, 1985

6 * Zombie Trad 7m

A short solo at the holes left of the cave at the left edge of the slabs.

FA: Darrin Gray, 1983

15 * Live 'n' Learn Sport 8m, 1

Slab above the tree past 1 bolt then a bolt hole (take your own bolt.

FA: Paul Smith & Bruce Donaldson, 1983

19 * Giraffe Sport 8m, 2

"requires a long neck" climb the slab between Live 'n' Learn and Without a Lead.

FA: David Gray & Dan Rodgers, 1983

14 ** Without a Lead Sport 15m, 4

The slab with a flake.

FFA: Dave Gray, Dan Rodgers, Darrin Gray & Martin Cook, 1983

FA: 1983

17 * Jear to Delerium Sport 15m, 3

The slab with 3 bolts. Start: At the DRBs

FA: David Gray & Darrin Gray, 1984

20 ** Smear to Oblivion Sport 15m, 3

The water worn runnel past 3 bolts, being careful to the first.

FFA: Dave Gray, John Wilde, Robert Stow, Dan Rodgers & Jenny Anderson, 1983

18 * Providence Sport 20m, 3

A blank slab 2m right of Smear to Oblivion, past 3 rusty bolts, the last being hard to find until you're at it. Has been rebolted with ss carrots

FA: John Wilde & Darrin Gray, 1985

17 * Electric Turkey Mixed 17m, 3

A shattered wall held together by bolts. Start left of the blunt arete trending right past 2 bolts to a mantle at a 3rd bolt on the arete.

FA: Dave Gray, Darrin Gray, James Cowmeadow & Brett Arnold, 1984

22 * A Bridge Too Far Sport 16m, 4

The scoop between Electric Turkey and Hang In There Baby.

FA: Dave Gray & Darrin Gray, 1988

14 * Hang in there Baby Trad 20m

The corner / groove bounding the right hand edge of the Smear Slabs.

FA: David Gray & Alan Martin, 1980

17 * Cadbury Flake Sport 12m, 3

Climb the pocketed wall past 2 bolts then carefully to a shattered flake and final bolt to an abseil chain.

FA: James Cowmeadow, 1980


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