Langs Point

(2 routes)

Extremely grippy, sharp, layered limestone. Plenty of potential for development.

Type: 
Crag
Altitude: 
0m
Walk time: 
10 minutes
Access: 

Park at Langs beach and walk around the beach and rocks to the point. Also access from the coastal walk from Waipu Cove. Pick the tides right, you'll want a low tide to be able to access some of the climbs.

Lat/Lon: 
-36.039741000000, 174.530708000000
NZMS260: 
Q08 485 723
Topo50: 
AY31 379 106
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
1 Szechuan 14 6m
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A sharp but pleasant arĂȘte to work up, topping out top left. Named in honour of Langs Beach royalty.
Sam McEwan, November 2015
2 Sword fight 16 8m
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Interesting moves at the start from the fang onto the ledge. From there a straight forward climb up the crack topping out on the right. Be careful with placements and take plasters.
Sam McEwan, November 2015