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1. Coromandel Peninsula 118 routes in Region

Summary:
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seasonality
Trad, Sport and other styles

Long/Lat: 175.622625, -37.064972

Description:

The Coromandel is a vacation retreat for most of Auckland during the summer. It is also home to many of the north islands longer sport routes.

1.1. Castle Rock 12 routes in Crag

Summary:
All Sport

Long/Lat: 175.561777, -36.803938

1.1.1. Kookmeyers 8 routes in Cliff

Summary:

Long/Lat: 175.561533, -36.802954

1.1.2. Budda Wall 3 routes in Cliff

Summary:

Long/Lat: 175.562261, -36.803080

1.1.3. Quiet Earth Wall 1 route in Cliff

Summary:

Long/Lat: 175.562886, -36.803914

1.2. Maratoto 12 routes in Crag

Summary:
Mostly Sport

Long/Lat: 175.758058, -37.305859

1.2.1. The Twister Buttress 5 routes in Cliff

Summary:
All Sport

1.2.2. No Fly Zone 5 routes in Cliff

Summary:
All Sport

1.2.3. Upper Tier 1 route in Cliff

Summary:
All Aid

1.2.4. Slab City 1 route in Cliff

Summary:
All Unknown

1.2.5. Right Hand Buttress 0 routes in Cliff

1.3. Karangahake Gorge 9 routes in Crag

Summary:
Unknown and Trad

Long/Lat: 175.725800, -37.427982

1.3.1. China Wall 3 routes in Cliff

Summary:
All Unknown

1.3.2. Red Wall 5 routes in Cliff

Summary:
Trad and Unknown

1.3.3. Black Wall 1 route in Cliff

Summary:
All Trad

Long/Lat: 175.729897, -37.423105

Approach:

You can park your car at the carpark next to where the Waitewheta river joins into the Ohinemuri. This is just off Highway 2, 10km from Paeroa when you are driving towards Waihi. Either bushbash up the true left of the Ohinemuri for 1km until you see the cliff or walk along the road towards Waihi for a kilometer and climb down the side of the cycle-path tunnel (grade 10? ;D).

1.3.4. Kahn 0 routes in Cliff

1.3.5. Prelude 0 routes in Cliff

1.3.6. Shield 0 routes in Cliff

Description:

Easy top rope climbing - ideal for beginners. 25m

1.4. Buck Rock 22 routes in Crag

Summary:
Mostly Sport

Long/Lat: 175.748633, -37.552752

1.4.1. Main Cliff 16 routes in Cliff

Summary:
Mostly Sport

1.4.2. Summit Crag 6 routes in Cliff

Summary:
Sport and Trad

1.5. Te Ananui 63 routes in Crag

Summary:
Mostly Trad

Long/Lat: 175.890908, -37.193662

Approach:

Main carpark: -37.185153, 175.884172. Access mostly @low tide.

1.5.1. Waterfall Wall 4 routes in Cliff

Summary:
All Trad

1.5.2. Surf's up Wall 10 routes in Cliff

Summary:
All Trad

1.5.3. The Tunnel Area 1 route in Cliff

Summary:
All Sport

1.5.4. The Cheddar Masters Choice 4 routes in Cliff

Summary:
All Trad

1.5.5. Echo Wall 19 routes in Cliff

Summary:
Mostly Trad

1.5.6. Scunge Wall 7 routes in Cliff

Summary:
All Trad

1.5.7. Pohutukawa Cliff 18 routes in Cliff

Summary:
Trad and Boulder