Glasshouse Mtns

Adventure

 

Introduction

A pleasant one hour drive north of Brisbane, the Glasshouse Mountains offer some spectacular adventure climbing.

bulletRoutes - over 450 
bulletGrades - 3 to 27
bulletCliff Heights - 20m to 280m
bulletRock Type - Rhyolite & Trachyte
bulletProtection - Natural and Fixed (Bolts)
bulletGuide Book - Under Construction

Access

From Brisbane drive north on the Bruce Highway for about 120km until you arrive at township of Glasshouse . For information on the area ask at Hanna's coffee lounge or contact Darrin Carter on (07) 3285 1103 or rockworks@powerup.com.au.

Climbs

The Glasshouse Mountains are actually a collection of volcanic plugs formed around 25 million years ago and the more notable are listed below.

Tibrogargan

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Coonowrin

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Beerwah

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