Water Caves Wall

(3 routes)

From Woolshed creek hut head to the water caves on the track towards Pinnacle hut. Take the track to the water caves and follow the painted red dots along the creek bed until you find a reasonable sized face to the left.

Altitude: 
850m
Type: 
Wall
Aspect: 
East
Walk time: 
15 minutes from Woolshed creek hut
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
18VS 18 Volt Smash 17 ,15 45m
0
15bolts
Climb the wall (crux) and onto the slabs above. easy climbing to anchor.
#EwbankAlpine (Technical)Alpine (Commitment)Alpine (Mt Cook)AidWater IceMixedBoulder (Hueco)LengthBoltsTrad
11720m7No
 Climb the wall (crux) and onto the slabs above. easy climbing to anchor.
21525m8No
 Climb up a direct line in the centre of the wall.
Matt Sheat & Alan Haslip 2012
10AF 10 Amp Fuse 17 25m
0
8bolts
Starts from the Pitch 1 anchor of 18 Volt Smash. The route climbs the blobby arete feature to the left of the anchor.
Alan Haslip and Matt Sheat 2012
D Dewalt 18 32m
0
9bolts
Starts uphill and right of 18 Volt Smash. Climb the slabs to the overlap. Climb through and finish up the arete.
Matt Sheat and Alan Haslip 2014