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Description

A crag near the waterfall with some interesting climbs. The ground can be fairly dirty, bring a mat / brush to try keep shoes/gear clean.

Access issues inherited from Glenrock Lagoon

Located in Glenrock State Conservation Area, inbetween the suburbs of Mereweather and Kahibah/Charlestown.

Approach

Park in the Yuelarbah Track car park off Burwood Road. Follow the the Yuelarbah Trail for 600m down the hill until it reaches the creek crossing. Wander/scramble down stream to the waterfall. On there right there is a scramble track with a rope to climb down. The Waterfall routes directly beyond.

Routes

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Nice climbing in a cool position. Start on big flat jug, up then carefully around onto face. Belay off trees or rap to clean. Carrots.

FA: Luke Yerbury, Jun 2020

Up on ledges passing carrots to tree belay. Beware of the loose block.

FA: Luke Yerbury, Jun 2020

Warning Flora and Fauna: Water Dragons

Follow the cliff around from the Descent Walls. New area so expect loose rock in places.

First route encountered around from Ferns and Fings. Start directly below first bolt (can be clipped reaching across from the left) and up slab to juggy finish.

FA: Luke Yerbury, Jun 2020

Up face below rooflet. Follow crack around and up. Tree belay. Cruxy.

FA: Luke Yerbury, Jun 2020

Up onto ledge to start, then follow the right-most line of bolts. Shares first bolt with BS.

FA: Luke Yerbury, Jun 2020

Start on ledge as for PP, then make move out left to large pocket and straight up. Top this one out for extra points.

FA: Luke Yerbury, Jun 2020

Thin moves lead to an easier finish. Start has recently become slightly tougher, beware of loose rock on this one.

FA: Luke Yerbury, Jun 2020

Follow the cliffline around from Ghost of Sparta. New area, expect some loose rock.

Starts on the arete on the left side of the overhang. Bouldery start into an easier finish.

FA: Luke Yerbury, Jun 2020

Starts in the middle of the wall. Straight up the delicate slab.

FA: Luke Yerbury, Jun 2020

Up passing the cave on the right. Good fun!

FA: Luke Yerbury, Jun 2020

Starts to the left of the corner/crack at the base of the cliff. Climb carefully to, or stick clip first bolt. Cave to pocket then up and around left onto the arete, finishing on the anchors of OTUT. Can clip last carrot of OTUT on the way if you wish.

FA: Luke Yerbury, Jun 2020

Follow the carrots up the broad arete. Move to good stance, clip, repeat. Nice beginner lead.

FA: Luke Yerbury, Jun 2020

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