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Table of contents

1. The Tzar 42 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 V0Boulder
2 NO.2 V0Boulder
3 NO.3 VEUnknown
4 NO.7 VEUnknown
5 NO.11 V0Boulder
6 NO.12 VEUnknown
7 NO.13 V1Boulder
8 NO.14 V4Boulder
9 NO.15 V3Boulder
10 NO.16 V2Boulder
11 NO.17 VMUnknown
12 NO.18 VEUnknown
13 NO.19 VEUnknown
14 NO.20 VEUnknown
15 NO.21 VEUnknown
16 Dune V1Boulder
17 NO.23 VEUnknown
18 NO.24 V1Boulder
19 NO.26 V1Boulder
20 NO.27 VEUnknown
21 NO.28 V2Boulder
22 NO.29 VMUnknown
23 Resonance V3Boulder
24 Morphosis V3Boulder
25 The Tzar V6Boulder
26 NO.33 V0Boulder
27 ** Anguish V2Boulder
28 * Beef Patrol V3Boulder
29 NO.37 V1Boulder
30 NO.39 VEUnknown
31 NO.41 VMUnknown
32 NO.42 V1Boulder
33 NO.43 V1Boulder
34 Bushido V3Boulder
35 NO.50 V3Boulder
36 NO.51 VMUnknown
37 NO.52 V1Boulder
38 NO.53 VMUnknown
39 NO.54 V0Boulder
40 NO.56 VEUnknown
41 NO.57 V1Boulder
42 NO.58 V0Boulder

2. Index by grade

Grade Stars Name Style
V0 NO.1 Boulder
NO.11 Boulder
NO.2 Boulder
NO.33 Boulder
NO.54 Boulder
NO.58 Boulder
V1 Dune Boulder
NO.13 Boulder
NO.24 Boulder
NO.26 Boulder
NO.37 Boulder
NO.42 Boulder
NO.43 Boulder
NO.52 Boulder
NO.57 Boulder
V2 ** Anguish Boulder
NO.16 Boulder
NO.28 Boulder
V3 * Beef Patrol Boulder
Bushido Boulder
Morphosis Boulder
NO.15 Boulder
NO.50 Boulder
Resonance Boulder
V4 NO.14 Boulder
V6 The Tzar Boulder
VE NO.12 Unknown
NO.18 Unknown
NO.19 Unknown
NO.20 Unknown
NO.21 Unknown
NO.23 Unknown
NO.27 Unknown
NO.3 Unknown
NO.39 Unknown
NO.56 Unknown
NO.7 Unknown
VM NO.17 Unknown
NO.29 Unknown
NO.41 Unknown
NO.51 Unknown
NO.53 Unknown