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Description:© (Stu)

1950s style chossy ramble. Who needs protection when you just have a rope tied around your waist anyway?

Start: Starts 8m left of C on left side of square alcove.

  1. 20m (11) Up sandy corner nonsense to cave then left until you can stand.

  2. 17m (11) Up to cave, onto wall and up to small cave.

  3. 20m (12) Up to big ledge and tree belay.

  4. 40m (-) Left across ledge.

  5. 33m (12) Up and right to tree

  6. 20m (-) Walk to 5m corner, up it to tree.

  7. 27m (-) Up right to ledge to first gully. Up to flakes then chimney. Up to tree.

  8. 13m (-) Chimney.

Ethic: inherited from West Face (Main Area)

Sublime Point is an old climbing area, with many routes dating from the 1950s and 1960s. Aid and mixed climbing was the fashion then, and the easier routes can be pretty bold for a modern climber. In the last 10 years there has been a lot of well protected sport routes added. This has been seen as controversial by some climbers who consider the crag a 'mixed' climbign venue.

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Location:  

Located in Middle Cliffs approx:
Long/Lat: 150.337527,-33.735789

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Route Grade Citations

11 Rockclimbs in the Upper Blue Mountains
11 Principal
12 ACA Route Register

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