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Table of contents

1. Northcliff Ridge 43 routes in Area

Mostly Unknown
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Northcliff Layback 12 Unknown
2 Adrenaline Cascade 18 Unknown
3 Adrenaline Cascade Variation 20 Unknown
4 Mandy 17 Unknown
5 Destination Madness 22 Unknown
6 Bad Boys Lesson 17 Unknown
7 Bad Boys Lesson Variation 18 Unknown
8 Beetle Face 9 Unknown
9 Cherry Face 15 Unknown
10 Northcliff Chimney 9 Unknown
11 Boomslang Ridge 13 Unknown
12 * Butterfly 17 Unknown
13 Reminiscense of Tm 15 Unknown
14 * Butterfly Variation 20 Unknown
15 Pineapple 9 Unknown
16 Belcher 20 Unknown
17 Chockstone Crack 12 Trad
18 Scull Frontal 21 Unknown
19 Grandads Waltz 19 Unknown
20 Cowards Retreat 11 Unknown
21 Cowards Retreat Variation 12 Unknown
22 Spiderman Face 18 Unknown
23 Devils Crack 13 Unknown
24 * Swastika 15 Unknown
25 * Swastika Variation 17 Unknown
26 Dooms Face 18 Unknown
27 Crack of Doom 17 Unknown
28 Crack of Doom Variation 20 Unknown
29 * Pink Floyd 23 Unknown
30 Nettle Face Right 18 Unknown
31 Nettle Face Direct 22 Unknown
32 Roof Nettle 21 Unknown
33 Asutha Ridge 12 Unknown
34 Phenominal Existence 15 Unknown
35 Flawless Face 23 Unknown
36 * Maidens Triumph 16 Unknown
37 Frontiers of War 19 Unknown
38 Dirt-And-Tree Burger Crack 12 Unknown
39 Dirt-And-Tree Burger Crack Recess 12 Unknown
40 Boogy Bulge 18 Unknown
41 Lizard 7 Unknown
42 Sunshine Face 9 Unknown
43 Sunshine Arete 9 Unknown

2. Index by grade

Grade Stars Name Style
7 Lizard Unknown
9 Beetle Face Unknown
Northcliff Chimney Unknown
Pineapple Unknown
Sunshine Arete Unknown
Sunshine Face Unknown
11 Cowards Retreat Unknown
12 Asutha Ridge Unknown
Chockstone Crack Trad
Cowards Retreat Variation Unknown
Dirt-And-Tree Burger Crack Unknown
Dirt-And-Tree Burger Crack Recess Unknown
Northcliff Layback Unknown
13 Boomslang Ridge Unknown
Devils Crack Unknown
15 Cherry Face Unknown
Phenominal Existence Unknown
Reminiscense of Tm Unknown
* Swastika Unknown
16 * Maidens Triumph Unknown
17 Bad Boys Lesson Unknown
* Butterfly Unknown
Crack of Doom Unknown
Mandy Unknown
* Swastika Variation Unknown
18 Adrenaline Cascade Unknown
Bad Boys Lesson Variation Unknown
Boogy Bulge Unknown
Dooms Face Unknown
Nettle Face Right Unknown
Spiderman Face Unknown
19 Frontiers of War Unknown
Grandads Waltz Unknown
20 Adrenaline Cascade Variation Unknown
Belcher Unknown
* Butterfly Variation Unknown
Crack of Doom Variation Unknown
21 Roof Nettle Unknown
Scull Frontal Unknown
22 Destination Madness Unknown
Nettle Face Direct Unknown
23 Flawless Face Unknown
* Pink Floyd Unknown