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Routes in Mangatepopo Valley

Bomb Arete T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Death Wall T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13
Lic-Pa T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Ta-Lo T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
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Elevation: 4,012 ft
GPS: -39.147, 175.6 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Cameron Fraser on Oct 19, 2013
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Access Issue: Parking at Mangetepopo limited to 4 hours, no overnight Details

Description [Suggest Change]

Mangatepopo Valley lies beneath Mt Tongariro and Mt Ngauruhoe on the western edge of Tongariro National Park. Many nice trad climbs 1-3 pitches. This is probably the second most accessible climbing area in park after Whakapapa Gorge. Check out valley classic Bomb Arete (14,16,8).

Getting There [Suggest Change]

Unsealed road off SH37 leads to start of popular Tongariro crossing hiking trail. From the carpark wall 30-40 mins up the valley to the crag. The crag is on your right. you cant miss it.

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