This is a great spot for a climb and not far to walk either. The area and the adjoining buildings were once part of a forestry camp but have been converted into the Tihoi Venture School, managed by St Paul's Collegiate (Hamilton).

bulletRoutes - 45
bulletGrades -12 - 23
bulletCliff Heights - 6m to 40m
bulletRock Type - Ignimbrite
bulletProtection - Natural and Fixed (Bolts)
bulletGuide Book - Central North Island Rock


Travel south on State Highway 32 which is on the western side of lake Taupo, about 1km south of the Tihoi Trading Post (great Ham Burgers!), turn right into the side road. Tihoi Venture School and the crag are located about 2km down the road.

Refer to the Guide for permission and climbing details.



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