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One of the best here. Graded 19 in the guidebook, but could easily be mistaken for a 21. Up thin face to long overhang on good holds. Pumpy with no moves harder than 19 but it just keeps coming at you.


Route History:

  • First Ascent: Bryce Martin, Cliff Ellery & Dean Maxwell, 1991


Located in Chunderosa Buttress approx:
Long/Lat: 175.493180,-38.143387

Route Grade Citations

AU:19 Community registered grade
*** kenny
19 Jess Wallace
35 ** New Ignimbrite Climbs

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 72%

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