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The right hand crack system 3 meters left of the arete. Save your big gear for the top section. An excellent climb. A recent strange euro abseil-basket thingy is at least an improvement over the old "tree" belay.


Route History:

  • First Ascent: Stephen King, 3 Oct 2004


Located in Cracks Wall approx:
Lat/Long: -38.665654,175.871851

Route Grade Citations

16 Community registered grade
John Pitcairn
16 Dan

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 73%

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pleasant great arete traverse crack

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