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Lost & Found Wall

  - 05 Sydney Metropolitan Region
    - 06. Hornsby & North (incl. Mt Kuringai, Berowra, and north to the Hawkesbury)
      - Mt Kuring-gai
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Description:An extensive area of around 200m of broken cliff lines 8-20m high. Steeps to slabs it has it all.
Location:Follow fire trail around to right after Motocross wall access gully then left along walking trail along ridge line down the hill. Turn of main walkway (marked cairns) to rock shelf, lock over edge and follow cairns down to Lost & Found Wall. Can also be acesed from Faraway Wall, from the top turning right (instead of left) along cliff top to gap tp big cave, then down the hill.
Rock:   Walk:   30-60 mins
Kid friendly:NoAuthor:rodw



    Shoe Lizard 12m 17trad
 Crawl up through hole then up good hand crack to ledge.
Start at far left end of Furnace Environs in little cave under block.
FA: Colin Larter 2008
    Great Balls of Fire 15m 22sport
 Sharp edgy face to bigger holds and ledge, up thru orange top section
FA: Vanessa Wills - 2007-04-01
    Solar Flare     IMG 15m 22sport
 Up pocketed face down low following flake at the top.
FA: Vanessa Wills - 2007-04-01
    The Welsh Route 8m 10trad
 Up cracks on left side of gully
Start right end Furnace Environs.
FA: Bryony Ruscoe 2007
    Bumphlegm 10m 15trad
 Scramble up short chimney to top of block. Up seam to top.
Start at base of big block 3m left of Goblin Horde.
FA: Colin Larter 2007
    Goblin Horde 10m 8trad
 Chimney 1m left of Lactose Free.
FA: Colin Larter 2007
    Lactose Free 13m 16sport
 Straight up featured face.
FA: Rod Wills - 2007-11-01
    Ding Bat 11m 14sport
 2m right of LF, up juggy wall.
FA: Kevin Van Tilburg - 2006-11-01
    Pig Shootin 15m 13trad
 Start: 15m right of project past cave around corner. Trad route up nice looking crack with bomber pro.
FA: Dale Tweedie - 2004-02-01
    Bummagedon     IMGIMG 15m 20sport
 Start: 3m right of PS, up steep scoops over bulge.
FA: Rod Wills - 2005-00-00
    Tingles     IMG 16m 21sport
 Start just right of B and L of the crack. Directly up the wall.
FA: Jason Lammers - 2008-05-10
    Kodak Moment 15m 15trad
 Trad route up a nice looking crack
FA: Elliot Braham - 2004-02-01
    Flash the Ugly Pony 13m 22sport
5 bolts
 Start: 2m right of gully. Straight up face through ledge/cave to top
Suggest rap rap off tree above (which is its anchor) and leave long quickdraw on second last bolt before doing route
FFA: Vanessa Wills - 2012-00-00
    Dog Beta     IMG 15m 22sport
 Start: right side of cave step left at 2nd bolt then up to ledge, step right to shared anchors
FA: Vanessa Wills - 2006-02-01
    Dead Letter Office     IMGIMG 15m 23sport
 Start: as for DB, then straight up past left of smaller higher cave to lower offs
FA: Vanessa Wills - 2006-02-01
    Lichen a Virgin Dog     IMG 15m 18sport
 Start: as for IADL, then left at 1st bolt. Straight up above cave to shared lower off with DLO.
FA: Tony Tang - 2006-00-00
    It's a dogs life.     IMG 15m 19sport
 Up middle of face just right of small cave, over ledge to slab.
FA: Rod Wills - 2006-02-01
    Foundling     IMGIMG 15m 17sport
 Start 2m right of IADL, up past thin flake to arête.
FA: Vanessa Wills - 2006-02-01
    Lost Property     IMG 15m 15mixed
 Start 2m right of F. Up obvious crack tendingleft to finish up arête of F.
FA: Vanessa Wills - 2006-02-01
    Woken Furies     IMGIMG 10m 19sport
 Start: Up hill in big cave. Up steep wall on left hand side.
FA: Rod Wills - 2006-02-01
    STW 6m 18sport
 Up steep terain over small roof to lower offs. 3 RB's to lower offs.

3m rt of WF
FA: Andrew Fell - 2007-07-01
    Roxie & Matey Go Quantity Surveying 12m 20sport
 Start: On slab wall right of big cave.2m left of S. Up slab to short steep headwall.
FA: Vanessa Wills - 2006-06-01
    Scorpion 13m 18sport
 Start: On slab wall right of big cave. Slab to short steep headwall.
FA: Rod Wills - 2006-03-01
    Broke Rib Mountain 12m 14sport
 Start: 2m Rt of S. Slab to short steep headwall.
FA: Rod Wills - 2006-11-01
    Worth the walk? 6m 15trad
 Obvious off width roof crack. Not the most glorious of routes, but fun little moves and surprisingly

20m left of Bill.
FA: Greg Hislop - 2008-08-09
    Bill 10m 14trad
 Wide Flared Crack. mmmm, sounds great !
FA: Vanessa Wills - 2006-02-01
    Ben 10m 17trad
 Start: 2m right of B. Up crack with a steepish start.
FA: Vanessa Wills - 2006-02-01
    Intelligent Design 9m 16sport
 Mantle start, straight up blunt arête.
FA: Rod Wills - 2006-12-01
    Evolution 9m 17sport
 Start: 2m right of arête. Tending left to shared anchors. (staying off arête until3rd bolt)
FA: Rod Wills - 2006-12-01
    The Meaning Of Life 11m 15sport
 Straight up middle of slab.
FA: Rod Wills - 2006-12-01
    Farewell to Fear     IMG 13m 19sport
 Start: up on ledge right of big cave. Step left at 2nd bolt traversing left then up arête.
FA: Vanessa Wills - 2006-06-01
    Fear-less 12m 24sport
 Best protected by placing a long sling from the 3rd bolt after doing FTF. Takes the low traverse via tiny holds and pockets then thinly up to rejoin FTF at prominent horizontal break
Off block as for Dendrobium
FFA: V Wills
    Dendrobium 12m 18sport
 Start: for as FTF. Bridging up orange face to airy headwall. 6Rb's to lowers offs. (Do not use higher second set of lower offs as rock there could be unstable.)
FA: Vanessa Wills - 2006-04-01
    Ficus 12m 9trad
 Start: Up easy corner right of D. Sounds like another classic !!
FA: Vanessa Wills (solo) - 2006-04-01
    Siliconciousness     IMGIMG 14m 22sport
 Start: Right of F on main face Up past balancy flake following orange streak.
FA: Vnessa Wills - 2006-07-01
    Carbon Credits     IMGIMGIMG 18m 24sport
 Start: 5m right of S. Up thin face onto sharp arête and continue up to the top.
FA: Vanessa Wills - 2007-01-01
    She Who Must be Obeyed     IMGIMGIMG 20m 20sport
 Start: 5m right of Pr. Middle of wall following obvious ramp. 8 RB's to DRB.
FA: Rod Wills - 2006-07-01
    Tickfest     IMG 20m 22sport
 Start: 5m right of SWMBO. Hard start up through shallow cave to head wall.
FA: Vanessa Wills - 2006-06-01
    Aerospace     IMGIMG 16m 18sport
 Start: 2m right of T. Straight up faint arête tending left at the top. Slightly run out at the top. 5BR's to lower offs.
FA: Vanessa Wills - 2006-06-01
    Black Box 14m 21sport
 Start: 2m right of A, straight up the face.
FA: Vanessa Wills - 2007-01-01
    Wing Commander 12m 17sport
 Start: 2m right of BB, straight up the face on big holds. 4 RB's to shared lower offs.
FA: Vanessa Wills - 2007-01-01
    ZoZo the Mandarin Fiend.     IMG 15m 18trad
 Start: 100m right of WC, past big cave, Up obvious right leaning orange crack to top.
FA: Vanessa Wills, Anthony Geogheghan - 2007-01-01

Recent Ascents

tahlshara SiliconciousnessNeeds to be brushed clean to earn its stars. Height is 15mtr not 20mtr.flash222011-05-28
tahlshara Carbon Credits Classic needing some cleaning love. Height is 15mtr not 20mtr.onsight242011-05-28
tahlshara She Who Must be Ob...Good but it also needs some cleaning love. Height is 15mtr not 20mtr.onsight202011-05-28
robotlust Lactose Freeonsight2010-08-28
robotlust Ding Batonsight2010-08-28
scottah Foundlingaid2010-08-22
proseyr Lactose Freefree2010-07-18
proseyr Ding Batfree2010-07-18
bdubya Foundlingfree162010-07-18
bdubya Broke Rib MountainReally crap rock, lower offs in odd spotfree142010-07-18
Nick Clow Siliconciousnessonsight2009-10-24
Nick Clow Carbon Creditspossibly 23??onsight2009-10-24
Nick Clow She Who Must be Ob...onsight2009-10-24
monkeyboy3000 She Who Must be Ob...Tricky start to e great top 2 thirdsred-point192009-03-16
bundybear Bummagedonfree2008-09-04
bundybear Kodak Momentfree2008-09-04
bundybear Dead Letter Officefree2008-09-04
bundybear Lichen a Virgin Dogfree2008-09-04
bundybear It's a dogs life.free2008-09-04
bundybear Foundlingfree2008-09-04
adRock AerospaceGood sustained climb. Rad diamond python sleeping on the ledge.flash2008-08-24
adRock Bummagedonfree2008-05-10

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