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Wye Creek Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 1,241'
Location: -45.13671, 168.76052 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Guy H. on Aug 20, 2007
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BETA PHOTO: The unforgettable approach to upper walls of Wye C...


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.

Getting There 

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.

Climbing Season

For the South Island area.

Weather station 7.9 miles from here

33 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Wye Creek

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Wye Creek:
The Mission    5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
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Dream Thing 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  Oceania : New Zealand : ... : Wye Creek
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Rock Climbing Photo: Killer views from the start of the Proud Monkey Ro...
Killer views from the start of the Proud Monkey Ro...
Rock Climbing Photo: The climbing is dramatic; the scenery is stunning.
The climbing is dramatic; the scenery is stunning.
Rock Climbing Photo: Wye Creek - a crag with a view.  This is the class...
Wye Creek - a crag with a view. This is the class...

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