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You need strength! Reach right to clip the 1st ringbolt, Jug/heel hook etc the overhung start and arete (ringbolt) then grovel up left OR go the direct finish (grade 24) on the left arete on sand covered slopers!

Ethic: inherited from Mt Keira

"The Big K" is worthwhile for a day trip from Sydney and a very good local cliff for those that live around the Illawarra - R.Young

.. and if all else fails, remember ... The Law of Gravity is STRICTLY Enforced

Route History:

  • First Ascent: Graeme Hill & Ant Prehn, 1990


Located in South Face approx:
Long/Lat: 150.854105,-34.404191

Route Grade Citations

20 Community registered grade
20 ACA Route Register
20(S) ** Rockclimbers Guide To Nowra & Wollongong

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 59%

Lead Styles

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Comments keywords

dyno tough enjoyable nice scary short

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