Red Block



Access issues inherited from Waipari

Please sign in, there is a logbook at the roadside gate. No dogs, no camping or overnighting, no fires. This is a working farm, leave all gates open or closed as you found them.

Ethic inherited from Waipari

Please do not top rope directly through anchor bolts. Please rappel after cleaning anchors, rather than lowering through the bolts (unless the anchor bolts have additional lower-off rings). This is to ensure longevity of the anchor bolts.


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FA: Bryce Martin & Luke Newnham, 1990

Big moves leads to a good hold to clip and rest from before the pumpy moves waiting for you on the face, followed by a mantle onto the lip.

FA: Bryce Martin & Luke Newnham, 1990

Powerful start moves for the grade leads to a no hands rest, before a few hard moves to the top.

FA: Kerry Sutter, 1998

FA: Harry Turner & James Wright, 1992

Staying well right of the bolts on Totalling dads car for an easier variant, discovered after some extra cleaning. Avoids all of the hard moves on totalling dads car through the roof.

FA: unknown

Work your way up the bottom slab on good holds before clipping the first bolt and tackling the small roof on small finger pockets. Power moves leads you up to a small lip, with a few more moves before the top.

FA: Luke Newnham, 1992

FA: Dave Vass

FA: Dave Vass

FA: Dave Vass

FA: Simon Barnett, 1998

Start from the Slug Wall side squeeze through.

Climb the overhanging face left of Appetite For Destruction route and finish on the ledge.

Just do it.. all the way to the top.

Climb through the bulge.

Climb the overhanging corner.

Climb up the overhanging face.


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