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Diffraction Block

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Description

Slightly overhung block with beautiful rainbow coloured grains.

Access issues inherited from The Hive

The crag and the access track is situated just on the Darling Mills Creek, in the Hills Shire council. The Hills Shire council takes great pride in their bushland and nature reserves. Please take care and have respect when climbing in these areas.

Ethic inherited from The Hive

When bolting a new climb, please consider whether it's worth it and make sure to use appropriate soft sandstone bolting methods.

Routes

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Grade Route

Climb the rainbow wall from a sit start, small edges and straight up. A hold has broken multiple times since 2017, hence the increased grade

Chris Beers Peter Jeavons

FA: David Fidler, 2015

The sharp left arete on the Diffraction Block, from a sit start.

FA: David Fidler, 2015

Start as for Vodka Sunrise, head straight up the face.

FA: Jack Folkes, 22 Aug 2019

stand start hand matched on right arete the lowest juggy edge that was cleaned of lichen. move left and top out as sunshine.

FA: Bill Zhou, 19 Aug 2019

Start matched on slopey flat edge. Move up the middle of the face using good side-pull crimps and sneaky heel/toe hooks. Top out

Emmanuel Madayag

FA: Emmanuel Madayag, 9 Aug 2019

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