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Frogatt Edge

Frogatt Edge

Froggatt Edge is one of the crags at Wharepapa South that attract rock-climbing enthusiasts. The area is renowned for its ignimbrite rock formations. Climbers have given them colourful names, such as Animal Biscuit Valley, Hold On To Your Face Wall, Beer Garden and Bulge Gully.

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Nancy Swarbrick, 'Waikato places - Kakepuku to Maungatautari', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 4 December 2023)

Story by Nancy Swarbrick, updated 11 Jun 2015