Micro Crag

(4 routes)

Located on a small sheltered plateau on a terrace north of Dimril Stair. The crag as the name implies is small, but visitors will be rewarded with high quality compact rock. The crag has a easy walk off with excellent bollards on top for anchors

Altitude: 
1750m
Type: 
Crag
Aspect: 
East
NZMS260: 
BJ34 Ruapehu 248 493
Walk time: 
3 minutes from Dimril Stair
Access: 

from Dimril stairs skirt and climb around the bluffs to the right (climbers)

Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
1 Milk Bottle Route 16 6m
1.02
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The name is the clue. The buttress at the eastern end. Start just right of the buttress before moving left and ascend the small roof at the milk bottle to get to easy ground. Good bollards to belay from.
Don French et al April 2015
2 Un attempted
0
slabs and cracks just right of Milk Bottle route. Not attempted but needs an ascent
3 Unamed #1 15 5m
0
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Direct line on thin cracks with a mantle
Don French et al April 2015
4 Unnamed #2 10 5m
0
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climb right into corner then up
Bett X