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P1: up and left across slab to red stripe. Up this then slightly right at compact face to find good gear. Then back left passing Grey dyke and bongo flakes to good belay standing on flakes.
P2: directly above belay and then through bulge to the right. Good gear then straight up and slightly left following the jugs and great gear. Trend right into red corner and then onto ledge for good belay.
P3: climb fun easy red rock tending right to red bulge. Arrange gear and launch up the overhang on great holds. Belay on spike.
P4: short pitch up second red bulge. Good wires protect the crux. Great holds the whole way.
P5: step left from belay and climb short red corner directly. After this angle eases but good quality rock for the rest of the pitch. Spike belay on big ledge.
P6: climb the corner crack and roof between the two pillars.
Climb follows line of red rock 20m left of “parallel lines”. Starting at the toe of the buttress. Single rack plus doubles in the finger sizes. Double ropes useful
Bruce Dowrick & Llewellyn Murdoch Jan 2022