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The Eternity      

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  - 08 Central Tablelands (inc. The Blue Mountains)
    - 08. Mount Victoria (incl. Ikara, Boronia Pt, Piddington, Corroboree, Zig Zag, etc)
      - 03. Mt. Piddington (incl. Pindari)
        - Eternity Area
Grade:23 (consensus)
FA:P1: J.Moore 1967, P2: J.Ewbank (when? at what grade?)FA Date:1967-00-00
FFA:M. LawFFA Date:1978-00-00
Author:secretaryEntry Date:2005-01-01
Start:Start at the base of the mega obvious crack.
Description:One of the all-time classic routes of the region, if not Australia. Fantastic climbing up the searing crack on a stunning wall. Rap anchors at the top of the first pitch.
Pitch 1:22m 18 (consensus from 28 ascents; FA grade: 18)
Blast straight up the crack, jamming through a low crux. Follow the crack left to a rest, then back right to an awkward finish. This pitch is also known as Yorkshire Crack.
Pitch 2:10m 23 (consensus from 7 ascents; FA grade: 23)
A rarely repeated direct finish to the route goes straight over the overhang above the first belay, passing some old carrots en route.


Recent Ascents

aarondP1The EternityNot as good as its hypes up to be.. stil very nice thofree2010-09-19
SnappyP1The Eternityred-point2009-12-06
Nick ClowP1The Eternityonsight2009-10-08
thomasP1The Eternityonsight2009-07-02
daaaveP1The EternityScared myself stupid!onsight182009-03-22
wogdogP2The Eternityfree2008-12-08
wogdogP1The Eternityflash2008-12-07
klpP1The EternitySehr gut.onsight2008-04-07
klpP2The Eternityfree2008-04-07
HTFAYP1The Eternityfree2008-00-00
CrankyP1The Eternityflash182008-00-00
MaccizaP1The Eternityfree182007-02-16
jellyfishP1The Eternityred-point182007-01-14
OlbertP1The EternityHardest and best trad leadred-point182007-00-00
HTFAYP2The Eternityfree2007-00-00
AshyP1The Eternityonsight182006-10-15
bundybearP1The Eternityfree182006-01-08
EmmanuelP1The Eternitytop-rope (clean)2006-00-00
koalaP1The EternityLove them sandstone cracks - bliss on the hands after granite!onsight182003-12-13
BreezyP1The Eternityrunout of cams 3/4 way up ha ha haonsight1999-00-00
BreezyP2The Eternityonsight1999-00-00

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