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Birdman of Alcatraz      

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Area:VIC
  - Djurite (Mt. Arapiles)
    - 14. The Pharos
      - Death Row Pinnacle
Grade:23 (consensus), 23 (given by FA)
Length:36mDescent:Walk-off
Style:TradToprope:No
FA:Keith Lockwood, Norm Booth (aid) 6/7/69. FFA Kevin LindorffFA Date:1976-09-00
Author:willmonksEntry Date:2008-04-18
Verified:Yes
Start:Start where the dominant flake/line reaches the ground.
Description:Considered by many to be the best 23 at Arapiles.
Description:Follow the line, except at halfway where you need to traverse L for a few metres below the flake before going up to rejoin it. Staying with the flake is reachy 25.
Ascents:3

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Recent Ascents

Olbert Birdman of AlcatrazSurprising laybacking crux!second (clean)232010-12-22
daaave Birdman of AlcatrazBrilliant climb. Better with double ropes for sure! onsight232010-12-09
Pat61 Birdman of Alcatrazfree2009-08-17



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