South Island Rock

Author Lindsay Main and Tim Wethey
Published ? (2005)
ISBN 0-473-07081-2


Selected climbs. Not very good topos or route descriptions. [pete harrison] South Island Rock contains 528 pages crammed with information and images on South Island climbing. There are 3800 climbs listed and described at 62 crags or groups of crags. There are 12 topographic maps indicating the location of the crags, and to assist in locating the climbs there are 182 crag maps and topos. The climbs are illustrated by 148 photographs.

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Crags covered by this Guide
Canterbury crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Barnett Park59TrachyteE
Britten Crag265RhyoliteW
Farm Park95TrachyteS
Hanging Rock12LimestoneN
Holmes Bay30TrachyteS
Jane Fonda Workout Wall27TrachyteS
Mount Horrible50IgnimbriteNW
Mt Pleasant22TrachyteW
Mt. Somers75RhyoliteN
Spittle Hill1800Limestoneall
The Monument0TrachyteW
The Three Sisters75TrachyteS
The Wunderbar Wall19Volcanic tuffNW
Transmitter Crag89Volcanic tuffNE
Nelson crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Paynes Ford250LimestoneW
Pohara, Sandhills Creek areas340LimestoneN
Otago crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Coronet Crag21SchistW
Elephant Rocks279Limestoneall
Queenstown Hill30Schist?
Southland crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
The Darrans23Dioritesall
West Coast crags# climbsRocktypeFaces