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Table of contents

1. Quantum Map 10 Area 20 routes in Area

Summary:
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seasonality
Mostly Boulder
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 * Hepatitis V4 Boulder
2 P Unknown
3 * The Package V6 Boulder
4 * Mirage V5 Boulder
5 ** Prettier Than a Snow Flake V5 Boulder
6 6. V4 V4 Boulder
7 7. V4 V4 Boulder
8 * 8. V3 V3 Boulder
9 * African Man Horse V11 Boulder
10 ** Leviathan V10 Boulder
11 *** Monkey and the Magic Peach V8 Boulder
12 * Coda V7 Boulder
13 * Indecision V5 Boulder
14 14. V0 V0 Boulder
15 15. V1 V1 Boulder
16 Bastard V5 Boulder
17 * 17. V3 V3 Boulder
18 ** Crash Test V2 Boulder
19 Oxygen V1 Boulder
20 Rimmer V2 Boulder

2. Index by grade

Grade Stars Name Style
V0 14. V0 Boulder
V1 15. V1 Boulder
Oxygen Boulder
V2 ** Crash Test Boulder
Rimmer Boulder
V3 * 17. V3 Boulder
* 8. V3 Boulder
V4 6. V4 Boulder
7. V4 Boulder
* Hepatitis Boulder
V5 Bastard Boulder
* Indecision Boulder
* Mirage Boulder
** Prettier Than a Snow Flake Boulder
V6 * The Package Boulder
V7 * Coda Boulder
V8 *** Monkey and the Magic Peach Boulder
V10 ** Leviathan Boulder
V11 * African Man Horse Boulder
? P Unknown