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Description

A great sector with two distinct walls. The limestone is generally good quality. In winter the wall gets great sun in the afternoon, but ice cold in the morning. Certainly a nice place to finish the day. In summer, morning is the charm.

Access issues inherited from The Airstrip

Private Land.

Please observe the NZAC sign posted at the entrance to the farm. A $5 donation is suggested for bouldering trips.

Approach

Walk past the skyline boulders and follow the single-track that tends left along the ridge line.

Ethic inherited from The Airstrip

No Chipping. Chalk is OK.

Routes

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1
V2 ** Slapper Boulder
3
V2 *** Gonzo Boulder

FA: John Newby, Richard Knorf

4
VB+ * 4.VM+ Boulder 5m

Up left arete.

5
V2 * 4(a). V2 Boulder 6m

Cruxy sequency up crack, tend left at finish.

6
V6 4(b). V6 Boulder

Dyno from massive jug to lower topout.

7
V3 *** K3 Boulder 7m

Distinctive crack to blank face.

FA: John Newby

8
V3 ** 6. V3 Boulder 7m

Tends right to arete.

9
V1 * Pete's Traverse Boulder
10
V3 Stick Insect Boulder
11
V2 * Spanking Monkeys Boulder
12
V0 ** Shimmey's Chimney Boulder 4m

Very obvious chimney. Descend via cave at back (pops out at the base of 'Topin Crack')

13
V3 * Crucify Yourself Boulder 5m

Face between 'Shimmey's Chimney' and 'Topin Crack'.

Lay back and crucify yourself to the top. Top out left.

14
V4 * Best Breasts 2001 Boulder

Traverse left from 'Topin Crack' to 'Shimmey's Chimney'. Use the small footers from 'Crucify Yourself' for hands.

15
V1 ** Topin Crack Boulder 5m

Clear crack:

  • Easiest climbed as a layback, using fantastic jugs deep in the crack.
  • Provides more of a challenge if climbed with jamming.

Topout right and descend via cave.

16
V1 * Good Form Boulder 5m

Climb the flowstone to crack. Taller people can reach lefthand jug when standing on the flowstone. Topout and descend via cave.

17
V4 *** Golden Shower Boulder 5m

Layback crack. Tend right to smaller holds with a challenging topout.

FA: John Newby

18
V7 ** Golden Shower Direct Boulder 5m

Dynamic sit start from mono to sloped rail. Finish as per 'Golden Shower'.

FA: Dave Rogers

19
V8 * Golden Shower Static Boulder 5m

Same as 'Golden Shower Direct', merely done statically.

FA: Matt Lewis

20
V3 16. V3 Boulder

FA: Rich Kersel