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(7) Watchtower Faces

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(7) Watchtower Faces Rock Climbing 


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Description 

This area is organized as per the 2013 Arapiles (444 Best) guidebook, and contains everything from the Pinnacle Face to the end of the Right Watchtower Face, including the upper walls.

Getting There 

Walk 22-40 minutes from the Pines.

Climbing Season

For the Mount Arapiles area.

Weather station 15.6 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',2],['5.7',1],['5.8',2],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['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]

Classic Climbing Routes in (7) Watchtower Faces

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for (7) Watchtower Faces:
Tiptoe Ridge   5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a     Trad, 4 pitches, 400'   The Pinnacle Face
Brolga   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13     Trad, 3 pitches, 350'   The Watchtower Faces
Watchtower Crack   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 4 pitches, 300'   The Watchtower Faces
Auto Da Fe   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b R     Trad, 2 pitches, 300'   The Watchtower Faces
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Featured Route For (7) Watchtower Faces
Rock Climbing Photo: Watchtower Left Face, from bottom left to upper ri...

Hot Flap 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  Australia : Mount Arapiles : ... : The Watchtower Faces
Start on the far left side of the Watchtower Faces. Find the easiest way up to a belay just left of the face.Step out onto the face and pass two solid (ignore the "dodgy bolt" remark) bolts to a bolted belay. Gear is spaced but solid on this pitch.Traverse right along a thin edge to a cruxy upwards move off of thin gear. Just enough to get the blood pumping. Afterwards, churn up easy but fun rock for a long ways to the Siren corner and belay where convenient.Move out and right, following the lac...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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