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Table of contents

1. King Tut 23 routes in Area

Boulder and Unknown
Access Issues: inherited from Castle Hill Basin

Some areas are part of Kura Tawhiti Conservation Reserve and managed by the DOC, others are private property.

For access to the main Castle Hill area, you can park in the lot available for the Castle Hill Park which contains some walking trails. These walking trails will also take you to Quantum Field or Spittle Hill. This is one of the easiest areas to get up and get going unless you want to fit in a good hike.

If you want access to Flock Hill, Dry Valley or Cave Stream, take a 10 minute drive further north along 73 to park at the Cave Stream Park area. There will be an obvious park sign. You will then need to take a bit of a hike to get where you need to go.

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 NO.1 VE Unknown
2 NO.2 VE Unknown
3 Mump V3 Boulder
4 The Crypt V3 Boulder
5 NO.7 V2 Boulder
6 NO.8 VE Unknown
7 NO.9 VE Unknown
8 NO.10 V1 Boulder
9 NO.11 VE Unknown
10 NO.12 V1 Boulder
11 ** Tutankhamen V6 Boulder
12 *** Super-Fly V4 Boulder
13 NO.16 V0 Boulder
14 ** Bum Crack V5 Boulder
15 NO.18 V3 Boulder
16 Cocoon V2 Boulder
17 NO.20 V1 Boulder
18 Front Bum V2 Boulder
19 NO.23 V0 Boulder
20 NO.24 V1 Boulder
21 NO.25 VM Unknown
22 NO.26 V0 Boulder
23 NO.28 V0 Boulder

2. Index by grade

Grade Stars Name Style
V0 NO.16 Boulder
NO.23 Boulder
NO.26 Boulder
NO.28 Boulder
V1 NO.10 Boulder
NO.12 Boulder
NO.20 Boulder
NO.24 Boulder
V2 Cocoon Boulder
Front Bum Boulder
NO.7 Boulder
V3 Mump Boulder
NO.18 Boulder
The Crypt Boulder
V4 *** Super-Fly Boulder
V5 ** Bum Crack Boulder
V6 ** Tutankhamen Boulder
VE NO.1 Unknown
NO.11 Unknown
NO.2 Unknown
NO.8 Unknown
NO.9 Unknown
VM NO.25 Unknown