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The Colosseum

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The Colosseum  

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Administrators: Cameron Fraser, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Cameron Fraser on Jul 10, 2012
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The area with the highest concentration of routes. All these climbs stay dry in the rain, although several days of sustained rain can soak through the rock making it unclimbable. Some great, steep, moderate length sport routes grades 5.7 - 5.11b

Getting There 

The main track up from the parking lot takes you to the left end of the Colosseum.

Climbing Season

For the North Island area.

Weather station 2.7 miles from here

14 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',1]

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After climbing Cavers (21), starting up the "...

Weapons of Pleasure 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b  Oceania : New Zealand : ... : The Colosseum
Overhanging route on second tier of the Colosseum. Best if linked with "When Cavers go Climbing" to make one long, sustained single pitch 21. Steep climbing with stalactites and other positive holds while you enjoy some nice exposure above the forest canopy....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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