Holdsworth Creek v4a2IV*

55m max drop

Public land

3h / 4h30 / 45min Approach/Descent/Return

A short section of canyoning, beginning with a 50m waterfall (Channel Falls or McGregor Falls) and following with 4 further pitches in a short canyon.

Slippery boulder downclimbs for the remainder of the steep section. The first descent party sidled out where the creek flattens, to the East Holdsworth track.

First descent: Dave Leppard, Lee Den Haan, Kyle Malone and Tim Sutton, March 2022.

A full trip report with photos is available on Tim’s blog:

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