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Port Hills Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Joseph Stover on Nov 10, 2008
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Description 

Many spread out crags south of Christchurch in the port hills. I try to include the Ewbank ratings from South Island Rock as well.

Getting There 

Access the Summit road through dyers pass, or Mt Pleasent.

Climbing Season

For the South Island area.

Weather station 2.2 miles from here

24 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',9],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',2],['5.7',5],['5.8',3],['5.9',5],['5.10',5],['5.11',3],['5.12',1],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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