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Table of contents

1. Run & Jump Slab Area (Map 9) 63 routes in Area

All Boulder

Long/Lat: 171.714767, -43.227978

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 ** Shaman V8Boulder
2 * Knee Banger V7Boulder
3 *** Run and Jump Slab V0Boulder 5m
4 * Side Attraction V4Boulder
5 Jump for joy V5Boulder
6 * Jump'n'Slap V7Boulder
7 * Restoration V10Boulder
8 *** Spent V6Boulder
9 * No.31 V0Boulder
10 * Flapper V2Boulder
11 * Pigs on the Wing V5Boulder
12 * Pigs on the Wing (SS) V6Boulder
13 * Misty Frequency V4Boulder
14 * Misty Frequency (SS) V9Boulder
15 * No.35 V4Boulder
16 ** Fade Away V10Boulder
17 * Peer Pressure V6Boulder
18 No.38 V2Boulder
19 The Remedy V6Boulder
20 No.40 V0Boulder
21 * Mental Mantle V7Boulder
22 * Nullification V9Boulder
23 Break Beats V6Boulder
24 Inositol V8Boulder
25 ** No.45 V3Boulder
26 No.46 V0Boulder
27 * Misfit V6Boulder
28 * No.48

Obvious easy-looking arete on stand alone block.

29 ** Learning Curve V5Boulder
30 * Smiley Face V3Boulder
31 ** Vlad the Impaler (SS) V6Boulder
32 ** Vlad the Impaler V2Boulder
33 Hoger Vanster V6Boulder
34 * Placebo V8Boulder
35 Biopsy V6Boulder
36 * Lock and Load V2Boulder
37 * Raw Terror V7Boulder
38 ** Fatwa V7Boulder
39 Colt V3Boulder
40 * Trojan V8Boulder
41 No.60 V1Boulder
42 No.61 V0Boulder
43 Sunday School V5Boulder
44 No.63 V4Boulder
45 No.64 V1Boulder
46 * No.65 V4Boulder
47 No.66 V4Boulder
48 Big Bubba theBuddha V6Boulder
49 No.68 V4Boulder
50 No.69 V0Boulder
51 ** Small Balls V6Boulder
52 * No.72 V1Boulder
53 * No.73 V2Boulder
54 * Big Balls V5Boulder
55 * Push Me Pull Me V6Boulder
56 No.76 V2Boulder
57 No.77 V3Boulder
58 *** Fingers of Fury V7Boulder
59 * Simultanous Equation V6Boulder
60 ** Fire Fingers V7Boulder
61 *** Odyssey V7Boulder
62 * Jandal V5Boulder
63 * Thong V3Boulder

2. Index by grade

Grade Stars Name Style
V0 * No.31 Boulder
No.40 Boulder
No.46 Boulder
No.61 Boulder
No.69 Boulder
*** Run and Jump Slab Boulder 5m
V1 No.60 Boulder
No.64 Boulder
* No.72 Boulder
V2 * Flapper Boulder
* Lock and Load Boulder
No.38 Boulder
* No.48 Boulder
* No.73 Boulder
No.76 Boulder
** Vlad the Impaler Boulder
V3 Colt Boulder
** No.45 Boulder
No.77 Boulder
* Smiley Face Boulder
* Thong Boulder
V4 * Misty Frequency Boulder
* No.35 Boulder
No.63 Boulder
* No.65 Boulder
No.66 Boulder
No.68 Boulder
* Side Attraction Boulder
V5 * Big Balls Boulder
* Jandal Boulder
Jump for joy Boulder
** Learning Curve Boulder
* Pigs on the Wing Boulder
Sunday School Boulder
V6 Big Bubba theBuddha Boulder
Biopsy Boulder
Break Beats Boulder
Hoger Vanster Boulder
* Misfit Boulder
* Peer Pressure Boulder
* Pigs on the Wing (SS) Boulder
* Push Me Pull Me Boulder
* Simultanous Equation Boulder
** Small Balls Boulder
*** Spent Boulder
The Remedy Boulder
** Vlad the Impaler (SS) Boulder
V7 ** Fatwa Boulder
*** Fingers of Fury Boulder
** Fire Fingers Boulder
* Jump'n'Slap Boulder
* Knee Banger Boulder
* Mental Mantle Boulder
*** Odyssey Boulder
* Raw Terror Boulder
V8 Inositol Boulder
* Placebo Boulder
** Shaman Boulder
* Trojan Boulder
V9 * Misty Frequency (SS) Boulder
* Nullification Boulder
V10 ** Fade Away Boulder
* Restoration Boulder