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Falcon Watch, Morning Off 

Arapiles Day 3 – morning Following our misadventures, D found the following resource on Places To Avoid Due To Falcons. Clever dicks us, we landed smack bang in the middle of two of them.  So if you’re following this with … Continue reading

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Piracy on the High Pharos

A short one today, but my tale, me hearties, be rich in loot.  Weather due hot. Headed out early to the Pharos, an incredibly imposing Rameses-esque massif which stands by itself in front of the main cliff. Forgot to take … Continue reading

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Death by Peregrines Redux

Arapiles day 1, afternoon  The peregrines had not forgotten us.  Meditations on oranges aside, we finished up our meal and decided to drive over to Mitre Rock, the furthest outcrop of Arapiles climbing. We recommended Speedy and Triumphant do The … Continue reading

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Death by Peregrines

Arapiles Day 1 We haven’t been to Arapiles for a few years. The last trip, with D and Rocket, we saw Alex Honnold climbing on the walk down from Arachnis. We’ve never been here in spring. I’m used to sullen … Continue reading

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Bushwalking, Climbing & Mountain-biking, Blue Mountains 8-9/09/12

The weekend before last’s record was unfortunately not written down for blog form, and by the time Friday rolled around, I decided that Silence Is Golden, and it was far too late to introduce those adventures.  It was a couple … Continue reading

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Mountain-biking, Central Coast & Berowra and Climbing, Berowra 25/08/12

I must confess, there was no climbing done by myself this weekend (though I did belay D up some climbs, and had an interesting moment of possible personal protective equipment failure; more on that later). Having bought new mountain bikes … Continue reading

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Evans Crown Climbing, Tarana 11-12/08/12

Evans Crown - Tarana

D up the top of a trad crack lead. Brr, not keen on leading it myself!

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