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Table of contents

1. Mangaokewa 68 routes in Crag

Summary:
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seasonality
Mostly Sport

Long/Lat: 175.196335, -38.360312

Description:

Limestone climbing just south of Te Kuiti. There sheltered climbing for those wet days, and more exposed climbs for enjoying the sun.

Helmets are strongly advised, due to the likely nature of rock fall.

Approach:

Cross the bridge at the car park. Follow the track right and then double back up the hill. Turn right at the cairn and follow the steep track to the 'Coliseum' approx 25mins.

Where To Stay:

There is free camping in the car park. There are bathrooms and fire pits available.

1.1. The Parking Lot Wall 3 routes in Area

Summary:
All Sport
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Miss Josaphine 21Sport 6
2 Paid in Full 25Sport 7
3 ** Meadze Arete 24Sport 7

1.2. The Waterfall Area 4 routes in Area

Summary:
All Sport
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 * The Totara and the Waterfall 18Sport 7
2 Crazy Head 19Sport 3
3 *** Fond Memories of Rattlesnake Mountain 20Sport 7
4 A "maid"ing Grace 18Sport 3

1.3. The Headwall 2 routes in Area

Summary:
All Sport
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 * Rumble in the Jungle 16Sport 5
2 ** La Ventata de Vida 23Sport 5

1.4. Area Beyond the Stairway 3 routes in Area

Summary:
All Sport
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Gorrillas in the Mist 18Sport 3
2 Neglected Monos 17Sport 4
3 No Plates Like Home 17Sport 4

1.5. Wall of Teeth 16 routes in Area

Summary:
Sport, Unknown and Trad
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 * Teonanactl 23Sport 4
2 * Shredder's revenge 22Sport 3
3 Eleusis 17Mixed 1
4 *** Angry American 18Sport 6
5 * Hokey Poke Me 19Sport 4
6 ** Life's Two Short 17Sport 2
7 Belly of the Beast 23Unknown
8 Summertime 23Unknown
9 * Medusa 22Sport 3
10 ** Sirens 26Sport 4
11 * Yellow Snow 22Sport 3
12 * Subterranean 23Unknown
13 Master of My Own World 28Unknown
14 * Little Wonder Sport 3
15 * A Finger in the Nose 21Sport 3
16 * Hot Harissa 25Sport 2

1.6. The Colesseum 19 routes in Area

Summary:
All Sport
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Giving Up the Good Fight 21Sport 3
2 Burnface Boy 19Sport 3
3 * Punk Rockers 19Sport 6
4 * Diamond in the Rough 20Sport 5
5 * Skolzinseshin 15Sport 2
6 * Frogamatrix 19Sport 6
7 ** Dogamatrix 17Sport 5
8 * When Cavers go Climbing 21Sport 5
9 *** French Ethics 15Sport 5
10 ** Trojan Kat 20Sport 4
11 * Storming the Gates of Troy 20Sport 4
12 Moonshine 23Sport 5
13 ** One, two, Skip a Few 21Sport 7
14 Inflatable Gladiators 17Sport 5
15 Jess's Staircase

The obvious route with a fixed-line connecting the bolts. Used as access to the second tier.

14Sport 4
16 Two Up 17Sport 2
17 * Enter the Arena 22Sport 5
18 ** Weapons of Pleasure 21Sport 3
19 *** One for the Empire 27Sport 8

1.7. The Grandstands 4 routes in Area

Summary:
Sport and Unknown
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 ** Prokarstination 22Sport 6
2 *** Cimera 26Sport 7
3 ** Power of the Pink 25Unknown 6
4 ** Space Cowboy 24Sport 5

1.8. The Cheap Seats 9 routes in Area

Summary:
All Sport
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Midnight Maurauders 16Sport 3
2 H.R. Puffin'stuff 17Sport 3
3 * Haere Atu 20Sport 3
4 * Sanjuro 28Sport 3
5 * No Shame 23Sport 4
6 * The Pretender 23Sport 5
7 Muzzifunsta 18Sport 4
8 Bolting 101

Climb the prominent arete right of 'Muzzifunsta'. Much easier after the second bolt.

20Sport 11m, 3
9 * Johnny P

Climb the face to prominent features out left. Mantle to anchors.

17Sport 11m, 3

1.9. The Gully 2 routes in Area

Summary:
All Sport
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 * Karl the Karaka 18Sport 3
2 Abi in her Bonnet 19Sport 3

1.10. The Aviary 6 routes in Area

Summary:
All Sport
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 ** Votive 22Sport 3
2 * Ying Yang 16Sport 3
3 ** Walking on Sunshine 15Sport 3
4 * Automus Klyde Frog 17Sport 2
5 *** No Kitty, Bad Kitty 18Sport 5
6 ** Polly Prissy Pants 19Sport 5

1.11. The Bat Cave 0 routes in Boulder

2. Index by grade

Grade Stars Name Style Area
14 Jess's Staircase Sport 4 1.6. The Colesseum
15 *** French Ethics Sport 5 1.6. The Colesseum
* Skolzinseshin Sport 2 1.6. The Colesseum
** Walking on Sunshine Sport 3 1.10. The Aviary
16 * Rumble in the Jungle Sport 5 1.3. The Headwall
Midnight Maurauders Sport 3 1.8. The Cheap Seats
* Ying Yang Sport 3 1.10. The Aviary
17 Neglected Monos Sport 4 1.4. Area Beyond the Stairway
No Plates Like Home Sport 4 1.4. Area Beyond the Stairway
Eleusis Mixed 1 1.5. Wall of Teeth
** Life's Two Short Sport 2 1.5. Wall of Teeth
** Dogamatrix Sport 5 1.6. The Colesseum
Inflatable Gladiators Sport 5 1.6. The Colesseum
Two Up Sport 2 1.6. The Colesseum
H.R. Puffin'stuff Sport 3 1.8. The Cheap Seats
* Johnny P Sport 11m, 3 1.8. The Cheap Seats
* Automus Klyde Frog Sport 2 1.10. The Aviary
18 A "maid"ing Grace Sport 3 1.2. The Waterfall Area
* The Totara and the Waterfall Sport 7 1.2. The Waterfall Area
Gorrillas in the Mist Sport 3 1.4. Area Beyond the Stairway
*** Angry American Sport 6 1.5. Wall of Teeth
Muzzifunsta Sport 4 1.8. The Cheap Seats
* Karl the Karaka Sport 3 1.9. The Gully
*** No Kitty, Bad Kitty Sport 5 1.10. The Aviary
19 Crazy Head Sport 3 1.2. The Waterfall Area
* Hokey Poke Me Sport 4 1.5. Wall of Teeth
Burnface Boy Sport 3 1.6. The Colesseum
* Frogamatrix Sport 6 1.6. The Colesseum
* Punk Rockers Sport 6 1.6. The Colesseum
Abi in her Bonnet Sport 3 1.9. The Gully
** Polly Prissy Pants Sport 5 1.10. The Aviary
20 *** Fond Memories of Rattlesnake Mountain Sport 7 1.2. The Waterfall Area
* Diamond in the Rough Sport 5 1.6. The Colesseum
* Storming the Gates of Troy Sport 4 1.6. The Colesseum
** Trojan Kat Sport 4 1.6. The Colesseum
Bolting 101 Sport 11m, 3 1.8. The Cheap Seats
* Haere Atu Sport 3 1.8. The Cheap Seats
21 Miss Josaphine Sport 6 1.1. The Parking Lot Wall
* A Finger in the Nose Sport 3 1.5. Wall of Teeth
Giving Up the Good Fight Sport 3 1.6. The Colesseum
** One, two, Skip a Few Sport 7 1.6. The Colesseum
** Weapons of Pleasure Sport 3 1.6. The Colesseum
* When Cavers go Climbing Sport 5 1.6. The Colesseum
22 * Medusa Sport 3 1.5. Wall of Teeth
* Shredder's revenge Sport 3 1.5. Wall of Teeth
* Yellow Snow Sport 3 1.5. Wall of Teeth
* Enter the Arena Sport 5 1.6. The Colesseum
** Prokarstination Sport 6 1.7. The Grandstands
** Votive Sport 3 1.10. The Aviary
23 ** La Ventata de Vida Sport 5 1.3. The Headwall
Belly of the Beast Unknown 1.5. Wall of Teeth
* Subterranean Unknown 1.5. Wall of Teeth
Summertime Unknown 1.5. Wall of Teeth
* Teonanactl Sport 4 1.5. Wall of Teeth
Moonshine Sport 5 1.6. The Colesseum
* No Shame Sport 4 1.8. The Cheap Seats
* The Pretender Sport 5 1.8. The Cheap Seats
24 ** Meadze Arete Sport 7 1.1. The Parking Lot Wall
** Space Cowboy Sport 5 1.7. The Grandstands
25 Paid in Full Sport 7 1.1. The Parking Lot Wall
* Hot Harissa Sport 2 1.5. Wall of Teeth
** Power of the Pink Unknown 6 1.7. The Grandstands
26 ** Sirens Sport 4 1.5. Wall of Teeth
*** Cimera Sport 7 1.7. The Grandstands
27 *** One for the Empire Sport 8 1.6. The Colesseum
28 Master of My Own World Unknown 1.5. Wall of Teeth
* Sanjuro Sport 3 1.8. The Cheap Seats
? * Little Wonder Sport 3 1.5. Wall of Teeth