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Butterfly Wall

  - 06 Illawarra (inc Nowra & Point Perpendicular)
    - 2. Nowra (City Crags)
      - 02. Thompsons Point
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Description:The most striking and impressive wall on the crag.
Location:Immediately right of Vanderholics wall and below the carpark.
Rock:   Walk:   5-15 mins
Wet Weather:Damp
Kid friendly:YesAuthor:mrkyle



    Beserk Plumbers 15m 26sport
FA: Mike Law - 1996-00-00
    Butterfly Wall     IMGIMGIMG 21m 24sport
 A beautiful route on great rock.
5 meters right of the corner - directly below the obvious butterfly feature high on the wall.
Climb straight up the crimpy wall and powerful moves to the butterfly and rest. Tricky section and then jugs to the anchors. 8 bolts.
FA: FFA: Daniel Elton - 1993-00-00
    No More Gaps 16m 30sport
FA: Steve Bullen - 1992-00-00
    Stone Roses     IMGIMGIMG 23m 26sport
 Fabulous, powerful and pumpy climbing up the amazing wall. Very hard for the grade.
Start at the obvious mono, which can just be reached off the boulder.
Climb up past the mono to the big flake on the right. Power through the hard crux to the fourth bolt, and then pumpy climbing to the lower-off anchors up to the left. Heading to the cave on the right is a wimp-out
FA: Ant Prehn, Giles Bradbury - 1991-00-00
    Concrete Petunias     IMGIMG 15m 28sport
 Awesome hard face climbing up a steep prow.
6m right of butterfly wall. Same start as Stone Roses
Start at the mono. Head right after the cruxy moves of Stone Roses at the third bolt. Crimp and dyno your way past another 4 bolts to a chain anchor and loweroff in the big cave.
FA: Steve Bullen - 1991-00-00

Recent Ascents

Olbert Stone RosesWhat a route! It took me till the last go of the day to get the beta exactly right for that move!free272012-12-11
onemiletofreedom Butterfly Wall3 tries. Hard. Suprise tick. Last go of the day.free2012-05-15
Tricky Butterfly Wallcould not remember any of the moves from 2006. Rad climb :-)free2011-06-05
Richo1981 Butterfly WallAll time classic with a bit of everything. 3 cruxs with fun moves all the way. Fingery down low.free242011-04-09
Seb Butterfly Wall2nd shot today, previous 3 shots were 4 years ago.free242010-04-30
daaave Stone Rosesa fairly draining climbfree262009-09-26
daaave Butterfly Wallfree2009-03-06
Olbert Butterfly WallReally nice climb...bloody hard crux thoughred-point242009-02-25
klp Butterfly WallUndercut = Best move ever. Hypermegaclassic.free2008-08-07
pj_vanderkost777 Butterfly Wallfree2007-09-28
Johan Butterfly Wallflash242006-05-00
mattbrooks Concrete Petuniasfree280000-00-00
mattbrooks Butterfly Wallonsight240000-00-00
mjw Butterfly Wallfree240000-00-00
cogsy Butterfly Wallfree240000-00-00
mjw Stone Rosesfree260000-00-00
mattbrooks Stone Rosesfree270000-00-00

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