Main Cliff Central

(4 routes)

The most popular area at Mapoutahi as it's closest to the beach and carpark. Great climbs, well bolted and relatively sound rock (after the block was removed!).

Altitude: 
5m
Type: 
Area
Walk time: 
1 min
Access: 

Drive or walk down the sand track until you reach a left turnoff around 50m from the beach end carpark. Alternate route along the bottom of the cliff face from the beach carpark.

Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
1 Hell Hath No Fury 18 15m
2.01
4bolts
The L facing corner. Originally finishing at the top of the pillar it was retrobolted and extended to the top of the corner in 2012. Natural pro optional up initial crack.
Steve Carr, 1997/2012.
2 Like A Lover Scorned 20 15m
1.02
9bolts
Clamber through the hole where the 'Death Block' once was. Two bolts through the L leaning groove which breaks out onto the ledge out right. Now power up the arete above.
Steve Carr, 1997/2012.
3 New Route 20m
0
6bolts
Project running up the new face from where the 'Death Block' came off. Grade 22?
4 Undertow 18 15m
0
5bolts
Left trending up the nice water worn wall.
Steve Carr 2012