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Summary

Set in a lovely spot looking down over Lyttelton Harbour and Governors Bay. The crag is sunny until early afternoon, is sheltered from the southerly but not so if from the Nor-West.

Approach

Drive south from Sign of the Kiwi for 3 km. The Cliff is on the left and is clearly visible from car park. Walk uphill on the Crater Rim Track from car and join Ella's track which that leads to base of cliff.

Routes

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FA: Simon Courtois

FA: Simon Courtois

FA: Simon Courtois

FA: Simon Courtois

FA: Wendy & Simon Courtois, 2007

FA: Howie McGee, 2012

Shares first bolt as Cold Ground before moving directly up above ledge. Crux fall could land you on ledge.

FA: Owain Scullion & Tom Stubbs, 2017

FA: Dave Shotwell, 2008

Closed

Destroyed during the earthquakes.

FA: Simon Courtois, 2007

FA: Simon Courtois, 2007

FA: Simon Courtois, 2012

FA: Owain Scullion & Tom Stubbs, 2016

FA: Duncan Sherratt, 6 Apr 2012

Cool route up overhang.

FA: Warrick Matheson, 2017

Bouldery start on slopers to easier finish.

FA: Tony Burnell, 28 Mar 2019

Climb under the overhang, squeeze out left, use crack system and follow line of bolts.

FA: Tony Burnell, 23 Nov 2018

FA: Tony Burnell, 10 Mar 2019

FA: Tony Burnell, 23 Nov 2018

FA: Tony Burnell, 14 Dec 2018

Set by Grant Piper, 2018

FA: Tony Burnell, Nov 2018

FA: Grant Piper, 2017

FA: Alexandria Natalia, 25 Dec 2018

FA: Tony Burnell, 8 Dec 2018

FA: Simon Courtois, 2018

FA: Grant Piper, 2017

FA: Grant Piper, 2017

FA: Grant Piper, 2017

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