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Elevation: 2,421 ft
GPS: -45.14199, 168.7703
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Wye Creek offers some interesting sport climbing in a beautiful location. The majority of the crag sits high on the flanks of the Remarkables Range. The rock consist of compact schist, which offers an unique climbing experience. There is a large variety of climbing from long moderates up to hard 5.12.

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Head south out of Queenstowns on State Highway 6 for 12km. Turn left 100m past the Drift Bay Road. Turn into the gate and park. A steep dirt road with multiple hairpins leads up the hill. There are to major sections of Wye Creek. (northern and souther walls) Accessing the southern walls involves walking across a water pipeline.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Wye Creek

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
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The Mission
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5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 15
Dream Thing
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Mission Main Wall
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5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c Sport
Dream Thing Main Wall
 15
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
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