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The Colosseum Rock Climbing 

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Administrators: Cameron Fraser, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Cameron Fraser on Jul 10, 2012
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The area with the highest concentration of routes. All these climbs stay dry in the rain, although several days of sustained rain can soak through the rock making it unclimbable. Some great, steep, moderate length sport routes grades 5.7 - 5.11b

Getting There 

The main track up from the parking lot takes you to the left end of the Colosseum.

Climbing Season

For the North Island area.

Weather station 2.7 miles from here

14 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',9],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',1]

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Rock Climbing Photo: Enter the Arena

Enter the Arena 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  Oceania : New Zealand : ... : The Colosseum
Power through the overhang traverse until you reach a stalactite then head straight up. Interesting crux sequence is made much easier if you find the secret hold out left (trust me its there). Once you mantle, power your way to the chains up moderate ground and don't gas out. If it was a little longer it would be a classic....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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