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Quail Rock

  • Grade context: AU
2
AU
18

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Up stream from "Rabbit hole cliff" and out in the padlock

Access issues inherited from Shawthing Rocks

You will need to be a bit organised to climb at Shawthing Rock… Ring/text at least a day before to book in (not after 9pm please), it’s a working farm; there may be hazards to tell you about.

• Stephen Shaw 07 872 2566, 021-742-988

stephen74667@gmail.com

• Access is a privilege. Not a right.

• Probably closed in the wet winter months.

• No dogs, no shooting. The normal stuff!

• Follow the leave no trace guide- so take all your rubbish (Including biodegradable) out with you.

• Only one group per day.

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Good pro. This route was first done ground up. If you don't use the bush at half way, it's probably a 19. A big cam a 4 or 5 I don't remember! is needed at the top. Double bolt and chain, maillon rapide Anchor.

FA: Tim Shaw, 2013

The left hand arete. Be careful not to barn door off! Has a pull cord from the top for top roping. The 2nd to last bolt is a bit high, you may want to pre clip if it's at your limit. One day someone may move it or add a foot of chain! Or use a high clip trickey gadget. DBCMr.

FA: Nathan Kelly, 2015

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