Climbing with girls

Last weekend, I went climbing in the Watagans National Park.  There were six of us there that day.  Three guys, three girls.  At some stage during the morning we split off into two groups to climb at two different ends of the crag. Girls at one end. Guys at the other. I started up a…

Bunny Bucket Buttress – Round 3

Bunny Bucket Buttress is a 270m climb in the Blue Mountains. I had climbed in twice over the course of 2014. The scoreboard was sitting at: BBB: 1 Dirtbaglawyer: 1 In May 2015 the opportunity arose to climb it again. I welcomed the chance to settle the score. I realise that thinking of a climb in…

Bunny Bucket Buttress – Round 2

In my last post, I told you how a climb called Bunny Bucket Buttress whipped my butt and reduced me to a teary, blubbering mess. Over time, that day turned into my favourite campfire story. As my memory faded, I started thinking that I might go back and try it again. This is the tale…

Bunny Bucket Buttress – Round 1

Bunny Bucket Buttress (18) 270m. Sport. 20m (18) Traverse out right and back left to flake, reachy. Up to ledge, 2RB. 20m (18) right and up seam and corner to ledge. Up a move and diagonally R to arete, then R to ledge and 2RB. 40m (18) Up dirty slab and R across corner, traverse…