Mount Oakleigh

  • Grade context: AU
  • Photos: 1
  • Ascents: 1


The outstanding SW ridge is one of the best looking lines alongside the entire Overland Track.


Mount Oakleigh is a 1286 metre high mountain in Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park.

Access issues

Located in Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park.


Approach from Pelion Hut, which itself is most conveniently approached via the Arm River Track.

Where to stay

Pelion Hut.

Ethic inherited from Tasmania

  • The operation and use of drones by park visitors on reserved land including national parks is not permitted​.

  • Please note that Tasmania has notoriously patchy phone reception for particular service providers. Telstra is the most reliable. An emergency Personal Locator Beacon or similar is recommended kit when climbing in remote locations.

  • For more information - follow the link below for some local tips + tricks on how to better reduce your impact during your next Tassie climbing holiday


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The crack/chimney leading to a roof with a crack/chimney through it. Out roof up wall to traverse to next crack. Up to top. pitches (18), (20), (18). Varied leads.

FA: Rod Young & Ravi Pannell


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Author(s): Gerry Narkowicz

Date: 2021

ISBN: 9780646841946

Cracks, sea stacks, big walls, remote exotic locations, volcanic columns, no crowds and your choice of the predominant dolerite, some quartzite and a little sandstone to remind you of the mainland. Many a wilderness climbing experience can be had within a 2hr car trip from the main centers. By Gerry Narkowicz. This guide features 1280 routes.

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