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Natural protection. The corner flake crack leading to a dark chimney.

Ethic: inherited from Wollongong

Retro-bolting of established trad routes is frowned upon. There has been some controversy in recent years about new routes being bolted above tourist tracks. Please don't do this.


Route History:

  • First Ascent: Bill James & Co., 2000


Lat/Long: -34.402572,150.853986

Route Grade Citations

9 Community registered grade
9 Rockclimbers Guide To Nowra & Wollongong
9 ACA Route Register

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 33%

Lead Styles

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Check out what is happening on Bills Folly Chimney (note there is an unresolved system issue where ascents logged before 2010 are not displayed in the stream below). If you just want to see beta then click on view ascents with beta.