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The Australian Route Register

Mt Kuring-gai

Region:NSW
  - 05 Sydney Metropolitan Region
    - 06. Hornsby & North (incl. Mt Kuringai, Berowra, and north to the Hawkesbury)
This crag is locked for editing, and its areas are locked. Area additions are allowed
Description:The area was rediscovered by Rod Wills in late 2003 although a couple of manky carrots were found at a couple of locations on Motocross wall. Rod and his cousin Vanessa started development at Fossil wall and moved north. The area has been set up well with few scary clips and would suit budding leaders. There are also enough harder routes to keep climbers entertained and potential for new lines.
Location:Drive to the end of Beaumont Road, Mount Kuring-gai and park. See location map for various wall locations.
Useful Info:Midges!!! Make sure you pack your insect repellent otherwise you will levae looking like you have chicken pox. The Midge season is from November to April but you may find them outside these times.
Author:rodw

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Areas

Fossil Wallvertical sport climbing
15 routes
Middle Wallslabby sport climbing
8 routes
Motocross Wallvaried sport climbing
26 routes
Lost & Found Wallvaried sport climbing
42 routes
Faraway Wallvaried sport climbing
17 routes
The Underworldvertical sport climbing
7 routes
115 routes







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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
tahlshara Death Adderonsight192011-05-21
tahlshara Vitruvian ManCrag mega-classic, do it. Height only 13mtr not 20mtr sandbagonsight232011-05-21
tahlshara The Memory CathedralCrag classic, do it. Height only 13mtr not 20mtr sandbagonsight222011-05-21
tahlshara HeresyMay have been a classic originally, but now deteriorating nothingness. About 10mtronsight222011-05-15
tahlshara Ball BusterWill be crag classic when tree off death is removed from base. About 8mtronsight232011-05-15
scottah Dinosaurs Must DieVery hard start, ended up mounting the rock.aid192010-11-20
scottah Life On Holdhorrible start, fun finish with fantastic handsaid202010-11-20
scottah The Memory Cathedralvery, very small hands at 2nd bolt.top-rope (rest)222010-11-20
scottah Peruvian Love Childdamn ants!flash2010-11-20
scottah Instanbul (not Con...What a nasty, nasty climb, jugs so close, yet so faraid2010-11-20
robotlust Lactose Freeonsight2010-08-28
robotlust Ding Batonsight2010-08-28

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