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Description:© (jellyfish)

Stem and crack climb your way to glory.

Start: Start 6m R of 'Agent Orange' in a cave with a fine corner crack leading out of the top.

  1. 21m (18) Up steep finger crack corner to ledge. Belay on Cams, wires.

  2. 15m (18) Continue up thin crack and overhang to ledge and belay behind the tree.

  3. 30m (18) Follow the R-facing corner to large bulbous tree. Up the dirty slot behind to a good ledge.

  4. 20m (16) Up corner to top. The last 8 m are hard to protect so it is best to traverse to the ring bolts along a ledge to the left.

Descent: Abseil 40m to a small ledge with two ring bolts, then abseil 35m to the ground.

Ethic: inherited from Wolgan Valley

National Park.

Route History:

  • First Ascent: (13M3): Keith Royce & Paul Edwards, 25 Apr 1971


Located in Coke Ovens Cliff approx:
Lat/Long: -33.177230,150.252312

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Route Grade Citations

18,18,18,16 Community registered grade
18 Rockclimbs in the Upper Blue Mountains
18 RockGUIDE: The Blue Mountains
18 *** ACA Route Register
18 WOLGAN VALLEY Selected Climbing Areas

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Overall quality score: 81%

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