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Access Issues: inherited from Mt. Eden Quarry

The short side is temporarily CLOSED - see its description for details. The long side remains open, but climbing during school hours (8am-3pm Mon-Fri) is currently prohibited.

To climb at the quarry, permission must be obtained from the NZAC. Fortunately, this is simple enough, just sign up online here:

Helmets must be worn at all times, including when belaying or bouldering.


Route History:

There is no known route history.


Located in Boots Wall approx:
Lat/Long: -36.871300,174.765902

Route Grade Citations

23 Community registered grade
**Zachary Brierley
23 Northern Rock

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 50%

Lead Styles

Lead styles pie chart

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