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The Sublime and the Beautiful      

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  - 08 Central Tablelands (inc. The Blue Mountains)
    - 03. Leura (incl. Sublime Pt, Mt Hay, etc)
      - 01. Sublime Point
        - Main Area
Grade:22 (consensus)
Total Bolts:
FA:Jason Lammers, Steven Ahern, Ado ChildsFA Date:2009-11-28
Author:nmonteithEntry Date:2009-11-14
Description:Supa fun, big sporty jaunt. Starts as for Colosseum Corner and traverses across Giles route to big belay ledge left of arete. Up thin face left of the arete. Take about 12 draws and slings and stuff for the belays. Can either top out (tree belay) or lower off down the route.
Pitch 1:20m 18 (consensus from 4 ascents; FA grade: 18)   - 6 bolts
Rising to the right, and upto obvious belay ledge.
Pitch 2:35m 22 (consensus from 4 ascents; FA grade: 22)   - 11 bolts
Launch up the thin wall. The money pitch !
Pitch 3:20m 20 (consensus from 2 ascents; FA grade: 20)   - 6 bolts
Can be linked from the 2nd pitch. Up over small buldge and continue to final headwall.


Recent Ascents

willmonksP1The Sublime and th...onsight2011-02-05
willmonksP2The Sublime and th...Thin! Gets 2nd star mainly for positiononsight2011-02-05
cogsyP1The Sublime and th...onsight182010-10-29
cogsyP2The Sublime and th...excellent! Sustained crimping. No chalk!onsight2010-10-29
bundybearP1The Sublime and th...EZ Climbin to the belay ledgefree172009-11-28
adRockP1The Sublime and th...Easing into the action... gr8 belay ledge... free2009-11-28
adRockP2The Sublime and th...Long techo slab! free2009-11-28
bundybearP2The Sublime and th...Oh yeah !! The money pitch...free222009-11-28
bundybearP3The Sublime and th...Nice and airy finish.free202009-11-28
adRockP3The Sublime and th...Airy up there, cruisy...free2009-11-28

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