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Grot View Cave Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Cameron Fraser on Mar 2, 2013
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A limestone roof a few meters off the ground protrudes out of a small cave. A variety of pumpy boulder problems exist here. Endurance and good heel hooks are a must.

Getting There 

Walk east from the car park past a green building and the toilets. A few minutes further on along a small farm track you will find grot view cave.

Climbing Season

For the North Island area.

Weather station 6.5 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: Approaching Insanity and Du Hast

Approaching Insanity V4 6B  Oceania : New Zealand : ... : Grot View Cave
Sit start. A super pumpy roof traverse starting in the back corner of the cave. Traverse out of the cave being careful to make the most of any heel hooking opportunities that present themselves. Finish on the big plate at the end of the roof (see picture). A bat hang is possible near the start of the problem, but isn't that useful (mostly used by people to show off). Continue on from the plate around the corner into "Du Hast" (V5) if you dare....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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