Summit Slab

(2 routes)

Climbing is not permitted on Pukepohatu Bald Rock. This information is provided as a record only.
On the south side of the summit is a small cracked slab.

Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Link to edit content
Switchblade 13 9m
wire representing trad
Start in the middle of the slab at the lowest point and climb up to the right facing flake. Layback around this, then up to finish.
Andrew Nevin 2001
Lichen Licker 17 8m
wire representing trad
At the left-hand end of the slab is a sharp flake. Step off the flake to gain a finger crack, hand traverse the higher crack right to a ledge, then direct to the top.
Alan Hill, Ashley Bloomfield 1991