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Table of contents

1. The Fortress 18 routes in Area

Mostly Sport
Access Issues: inherited from Paynes Ford

Tread lightly as land is DoC-owned and access is not guaranteed. Stick to the formed tracks, respect closed areas, and consult with the locals before conducting any new routing work.

Ethic: inherited from Paynes Ford

Mostly sport climbing with the occasional thread. Clearing vegetation is frowned upon and may lead to closures. Abseil or lower off: Don't walk to the top of cliffs as it trashes the vegetation.

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 * The Infidel

FA: Simon Middlemass

25 Sport
2 * Pembroke Calling 19 Sport
3 * Where the woozle wasn't

FA: Simon Middlemass

17 Unknown
4 * Rupert Bear Goes Hiking 20 Sport
5 The What Of A What? Said Pooh 21 Sport
6 No Whack Only Dangle 18 Sport
7 Peter Rabbit discovers Drugs 16 Sport
8 ** Morepork Pie 18 Sport
9 ** Lush 19 Sport
10 Big Day Out 19 Sport
11 Lollapalooza 20 Sport
12 Slash 22 Sport
13 Burn 22 Sport
14 What's An Eco-tourist 22 Sport
15 Old 22 Sport
16 Rocking Micky 21 Sport
17 Rappin Goofy 17 Sport
18 Bear Necessities

2bolts + chain.

FA: The Toad, 2002

18 Sport 2

2. Index by grade

Grade Stars Name Style
16 Peter Rabbit discovers Drugs Sport
17 Rappin Goofy Sport
* Where the woozle wasn't Unknown
18 Bear Necessities Sport 2
** Morepork Pie Sport
No Whack Only Dangle Sport
19 Big Day Out Sport
** Lush Sport
* Pembroke Calling Sport
20 Lollapalooza Sport
* Rupert Bear Goes Hiking Sport
21 Rocking Micky Sport
The What Of A What? Said Pooh Sport
22 Burn Sport
Old Sport
Slash Sport
What's An Eco-tourist Sport
25 * The Infidel Sport