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Rating Grade Route Gear style Crag Quality Date
2418 points
22 Beds are Burning

Got up with plenty of shouted beta. This is the best of what I climbed today, possibly of the whole crag. Remarkably consistent in difficulty over the entire route.

- with Kym Campbell, Paul Donovan, Marc
Sport 15m Midgegoroo National Park Very Good Wed 21st Sep 2016
2301 points
22 Hotel California

A spectacular day out. And it will be the whole day. The dicey long traverse was a highlight.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 330m Blue Mountains Mega Classic Sat 3rd Nov 2018
2231 points
19 Jack High

Excellent! Crimpy as all get-out.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 20m Blue Mountains Very Good Sun 4th Nov 2018
2230 points
19 Whymper

Big, multi pitch fun. Awesome.

- with Kym Campbell
1 19 25 lead by Kym Campbell
2 18 25 lead by Ashley Felton
3 19 25 lead by Kym Campbell
4 19 35 lead by Ashley Felton
5 16 35 lead by Kym Campbell
Sport 150m Blue Mountains Classic Fri 2nd Nov 2018
2222 points
24 Hang Ten

Finally nailed this cleanly on lead, despite my apparent desire to reinvent half the moves each time I climb it. Classic!!!

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 12m, 5 Mountain Quarry Classic Mon 16th Feb 2015
2133 points
22 Shut 'em Down

Wild contortions to get through the overhang, then efficient moves to scale the arete. It's pretty doable, once you know how.

- with Rebecca Trigger
Sport 16m, 5 Mountain Quarry Very Good Thu 18th Feb 2016
2100 points
19 Big Man's Underpants Sport 12m, 3 Boya Quarry Very Good Sun 17th May 2020
2061 points
18 The Answer is Obvious

Another nice one. What's with all the highball starts, setters?

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 20m Blue Mountains Good Sun 4th Nov 2018
2061 points
18 The Bandoline Grip

Nice, easy for the grade.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 18m, 8 Blue Mountains Good Sun 4th Nov 2018
2058 points
23 Stolen Glory

The crux requires finesse to get through, not to mention a couple of serious crimps. After that, it changes up into a slab requiring balance and nerve. Recommended!

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 15m, 5 Statham's Quarry Very Good Tue 24th Feb 2015
2033 points
21 Real Life Ambition

Pure quality.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 15m, 6 Statham's Quarry Classic Fri 15th Dec 2017
2032 points
27 Sweet Pea

This route is nails, and that's just the easier part. At least it was shady.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 22m Mountain Quarry Good Thu 1st Feb 2018
1986 points
19 Critter Country

Short, but wicked good laybacking until the lip. Plus a good kneebar!

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 12m Dreaming Frog Very Good Sun 14th Aug 2016
1981 points
21 Stainless Steel Mixed trad 30m, 3 Wilyabrup Classic Sat 14th Mar 2020
1944 points
25 Hammer and Tongs

Got this dialed. Very close to a clean ascent today, just some carelessness on the undercling move. I should probably stop putting off the lead and get this done.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 25m, 8 Statham's Quarry Very Good Wed 6th Jan 2016
1933 points
25 Hammer and Tongs

Still a grovel at the top, but progress nonetheless.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 25m, 8 Statham's Quarry Very Good Tue 1st Dec 2015
1920 points
24 Hang Ten

The practice finally paid off with a clean ascent. A personal best! Back soon to try for the clean lead.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 12m, 5 Mountain Quarry Classic Tue 10th Feb 2015
1899 points
24 Monday Weak

I can do pretty much all the individual moves on this, while fresh. The trouble is stringing them all together.

- with Kym Campbell, Paul Donovan
Sport 15m, 4 Mountain Quarry Good Thu 1st Dec 2016
1895 points
17 Mainly Fine Sport 16m Blue Mountains Average Sun 4th Nov 2018
1894 points
18 Let's Get a Taco

A good intro to Blue Mountains rock.

- with Kym Campbell
1 18 20 lead by Kym Campbell
2 17 18 lead by Ashley Felton
Sport 38m, 12 Blue Mountains Good Thu 1st Nov 2018
1893 points
24 Karma

After a discouraging practice turn, I was very pleased to make it up this entire route. Superbly atmospheric moves up the arete, followed up by haaard slab moves on tiny features. Thanks to a patient belay partner, and mad props to Kym for doing it clean on lead.

- with Kym Campbell, Rebecca Trigger
Sport 25m, 7 Porongurups Classic Sat 12th Nov 2016
1875 points
18 Equilibrium

Nice warmup. I suspect I spent a bit much time in the corner.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 20m, 5 Mountain Quarry Good Thu 23rd Feb 2017
1874 points
18 The Ride of the Valkyries

I might have enjoyed this more if it hadn't started raining midway. Nevertheless, some good moves.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 25m, 8 Mountain Quarry Good Tue 21st Feb 2017
1874 points
22 Outrage

A good route, with one very nervy clip (the fourth) and a strenuous crux move straight after (took a couple of tries to work it out). The rest is straightforward.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 23m, 7 Mountain Quarry Good Wed 17th Dec 2014
1872 points
22 Crazy Horse

A variety of technical and balancy moves makes this a really satisfying one to tick off. Got the two overhang moves dialled tonight.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 16m, 4 Mountain Quarry Very Good Wed 10th Dec 2014
1869 points
22 Urban Ethics

A clean lead on a classic route, and a new personal best at that. In the sunshine. Life feels pretty good.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 25m, 7 Mountain Quarry Classic Wed 3rd Dec 2014
1851 points
19 Aquaterra

Has some interesting and chancy moves in the bottom half. Not ashamed to admit that having the beta made me feel a bit braver.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 17m, 5 Mountain Quarry Good Thu 11th Feb 2016
1832 points
24 All the Young Fascists

Top rope with (much) rest, but finally got up this with a bunch of coaching. Sequency as heck.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 15m, 6 Statham's Quarry Very Good Fri 22nd Apr 2016
1828 points
18 19 Big Man’s Rump

Good mix of moves. Easy for the grade.

- with Paul Donovan, Kym Campbell, Marc
Sport 15m, 3 Midgegoroo National Park Good Wed 21st Sep 2016
1794 points
22 Urban Ethics

That's right: this route is awesome.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 25m, 7 Mountain Quarry Classic Mon 17th Dec 2018
1788 points
20 Modern Tactics

Pinchy, balancy and a little desperate. You wouldn't wanna slip while clipping the 2nd or 3rd bolts - decent chance of bottoming out. Be sure of your skills.

Sport 25m, 4 Boya Quarry Good Wed 22nd Jan 2014
1761 points
21 20 Psychopath

The first pitch is fairly straightforward, the second is a lot more challenging (hats off to Kym). Second carrot on the 2nd pitch (after the hanger) is in a butt-clenchingly high spot.

- with Ashley Felton
Sport 42m, 10 Mountain Quarry Good Wed 28th Dec 2016
1754 points
18 Pink Rings

I enjoyed this more the time it wasn't pissing down with rain

- with Kym Campbell, Adam
Sport 18m, 5 Eaglestone Rocks Good Sat 13th Oct 2018
1734 points
19 Turbodiesel Excavator Sport 16m, 5 Mountain Quarry Very Good Thu 19th Jan 2017
1729 points
21 Exhilarating Heights

A sweet couple of moves to get through that crux. As good as I remember!

- with Kym Campbell, Richard Allcock
Sport 20m, 6 Boya Quarry Very Good Tue 10th Mar 2015
1727 points
21 Real Life Ambition

Getting back to stiffer grades, slowly. This was a great confidence-booster today.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 15m, 6 Statham's Quarry Classic Thu 23rd Nov 2017
1713 points
24 Running With the Bulls

Tried the lead, had an awesome long fall and got freaked out. Went back on top rope to practice that 2nd crux sequence a bit more. Getting better.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 30m, 8 Mountain Quarry Classic Tue 24th Mar 2015
1709 points
25 The Wiz

Working the hard first sequence, to properly tire myself out. Worked!

- with Paul Donovan
Sport 25m, 10 Mountain Quarry Good Sun 4th Jun 2017
1708 points
19 Crisis Master

Straightforward, until the vertical drill hole/crack at the finish. Pumpy, technical laybacking to finish. Good times.

Sport 25m, 6 Boya Quarry Very Good Mon 3rd Feb 2014
1708 points
21 Real Life Ambition

Finally got this classic dialled in and scaled cleanly. Such a good climb. Fist pump!

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 15m, 6 Statham's Quarry Classic Wed 31st Dec 2014
1702 points
21 Real Life Ambition

Fell of the crux, again! Even though I knew what to do!

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 15m, 6 Statham's Quarry Classic Wed 10th Dec 2014
1690 points
20 20 R Gates of Mordor alternate finish

Good fun on top rope, but suffers a bit from being a one-trick pony (crux traverse). Wouldn't come back for the lead.

- with Kym Campbell, Rebecca Trigger
Trad 30m Churchman's Brook Good Fri 6th May 2016
1684 points
21 Super Slab Direct

Requires careful footwork and some tough crimps. Somehow everything worked out right.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 30m, 2 Churchman's Brook Good Sun 12th Oct 2014
1681 points
20 The Perfidious Potoroo

A super-satisfying, technical crux move.

- with Richard, Andrea
Sport 15m, 4 Mountain Quarry Very Good Sun 1st Feb 2015
1678 points
20 Power Play

A pleasure to get on this again.

- with Kym Campbell
Trad 25m Mountain Quarry Mega Classic Tue 18th Dec 2018
1661 points
17 Narrogin Line

Eh, it was okay. A bit muddy.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 24m Midgegoroo National Park Average Wed 21st Sep 2016
1652 points
25 Carbon Dogs

This is nails hard. At least I cheated my way to the top this time.

- with Paul Donovan, Kym Campbell
Sport 15m, 5 Statham's Quarry Very Good Thu 24th Nov 2016
1651 points
19 Totally Awesome Trad 17m Wilyabrup Good Sat 14th Mar 2020
1650 points
17 Piglet's Picnic Feast

Slabby start, then a cruise up the arete bit. Good warmup.

- with Mike
Sport 7m Dreaming Frog Average Sun 14th Aug 2016
1648 points
19 Inside Out

Good confidence-booster to come back to this and lead it cleanly.

- with Marc
Sport 25m, 11 Mountain Quarry Very Good Thu 15th Jun 2017
1646 points
18 Crossroads

Very good fun, this. Couple of tense, slippery parts - it's well worth slinging the tree in the gully prior to setting the next clip.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 35m Wungong Slabs Very Good Mon 26th Jan 2015
1640 points
25 Carbon Dogs

This was a pretty weak couple of goes on the first sequence. The route looks very good, but I might pencil this one in as an aspiration.

- with Kym Campbell, Paul Donovan
Sport 15m, 5 Statham's Quarry Good Tue 18th Oct 2016
1633 points
17 Hell's Bells and Mademoiselles Sport 15m, 4 Boya Quarry Good Sun 17th May 2020
1630 points
18 20 Theory of Negativity

Surprisingly easy for the grade, though pumpy. A big, lovely, overhang jug haul.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 22m, 9 Blue Mountains Classic Fri 2nd Nov 2018
1628 points
22 Luck of the Draw

A messy dog of an ascent on top rope. At least I made it all the way up this time.

- with Marc
Sport 25m, 10 Mountain Quarry Very Good Thu 15th Jun 2017
1613 points
20 Dirty Blue "S" Sport 14m, 4 Boya Quarry Good Sun 17th May 2020
1611 points
21 Girly Germs

Quality route, but too tough for me today.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 15m Blue Mountains Good Sun 4th Nov 2018
1608 points
19 Turbodiesel Excavator - with Paul Donovan Sport 16m, 5 Mountain Quarry Very Good Thu 2nd Feb 2017
1592 points
21 Real Life Ambition

Not exactly a clean ascent, but I got up. Crimpy, technical, and highly entertaining. Classic.

Sport 15m, 6 Statham's Quarry Classic Tue 10th Dec 2013
1591 points
20 19 Mr. Buzzy - with Kym Campbell, andrea Sport 6m, 3 Bridle Rock Average Sat 3rd Oct 2015
1591 points
20 19 Mr. Buzzy

Okay as a warm up. Pretty short.

- with Kym Campbell, Andrea
Sport 6m, 3 Bridle Rock Average Sat 3rd Oct 2015
1590 points
20 Black Flag

Didn't trust the cam placement down low, so we did this with the first draw clipped. My favourite route of the crag - at twice the height, it would be a classic route.

- with Kym Campbell
Mixed trad 14m, 2 Avon Valley National Park Very Good Wed 10th Jun 2015
1585 points
21 Sylvia

Extremely strenuous and sustained climb; heck of a workout for the arms. Note there is a ledge you could play tennis on for a rest, half way.

Sport 20m, 9 Mountain Quarry Very Good Sun 17th Nov 2013
1583 points
21 Hustler

Very good climb. Some delicate footwork required to perch on thin crimps.

Sport 22m, 8 Mountain Quarry Very Good Wed 13th Nov 2013
1569 points
22 Urban Ethics

One last practice ascent.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 25m, 7 Mountain Quarry Classic Wed 3rd Dec 2014
1567 points
22 Urban Ethics

Not quiiiite ready to try the lead. Soon.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 25m, 7 Mountain Quarry Classic Wed 26th Nov 2014
1565 points
22 Urban Ethics

A clean ascent, on the second go. A time or two more to dial in the moves, and it'll be time to try this on lead.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 25m, 7 Mountain Quarry Classic Wed 19th Nov 2014
1561 points
15 I Don't Tip

Pretty cruisey, but I'm glad that we did it.

- with Joe Hewitt
Sport 36m, 13 Blue Mountains Good Mon 5th Nov 2018
1561 points
17 Smell of Rich Mahogany

Nice line. A somewhat tricky stretch between the 2nd & 3rd bolt.

- with Steve Whitehead
Sport 13m, 4 Barrington (Gosnells) Quarry Good Sat 24th Oct 2015
1559 points
25 Hammer and Tongs

Gah, not all all the glorious pinkpoint that I saw in my head. Took a big fall past at the middle ledge and decided to swear off lead climbing for life.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 25m, 8 Statham's Quarry Very Good Sat 23rd Jan 2016
1556 points
21 Super Slab Direct

A properly good slab route, this. Will come back for the lead one day.

- with Kym Campbell, Rebecca Trigger
Sport 30m, 2 Churchman's Brook Very Good Fri 6th May 2016
1553 points
18 19 A Walk In Central Park

A nice climb in the corner.

Sport 20m, 4 Wellington Dam Good Sun 23rd Mar 2014
1548 points
25 Hammer and Tongs - with Kym Campbell Sport 25m, 8 Statham's Quarry Very Good Thu 17th Dec 2015
1546 points
25 Hammer and Tongs

Two tries on top rope, neither clean but both better than last time. Let's get a clean shot, then try the lead.

- with Kym Campbell, Steve Whitehead
Sport 25m, 8 Statham's Quarry Very Good Tue 8th Dec 2015
1533 points
25 Hammer and Tongs

Got the first crux worked out at last. Couple more sessions for a clean ascent, maybe. Lead ascent remains a daunting prospect

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 25m, 8 Statham's Quarry Very Good Tue 27th Oct 2015
1531 points
25 Hammer and Tongs

Doable, but gonna take some work. Would probably go easier if I didn't try to climb it a different way every attempt.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 25m, 8 Statham's Quarry Very Good Tue 20th Oct 2015
1529 points
24 Vombatia - with Paul Donovan Sport 15m, 4 Mountain Quarry Good Sun 5th Feb 2017
1517 points
22 Apollo Ape

This one is probably one of the best routes in this area. Pity I flubbed it so hard!

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 12m Dreaming Frog Very Good Sun 12th Jun 2016
1512 points
19 Turbodiesel Excavator

A good warm-up.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 16m, 5 Mountain Quarry Good Wed 14th Jan 2015
1481 points
22 Shut 'em Down

Blasted straight through the crux this time, only to find that the next couple of clips are pretty hard work too.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 16m, 5 Mountain Quarry Very Good Thu 11th Feb 2016
1478 points
22 Shadow of a Doubt Variation

Got to the top rest, then couldn't face the razor-sharp holds at the end.

- with Kym Campbell, Marc
Sport 10m, 5 Gooseberry Hill Quarry Very Good Mon 1st Feb 2016
1476 points
22 Shut 'em Down

Was very close to writing this off as an impossible waste of time, then worked out a way to get through the starting overhang. Bazinga! Will come back another day and try the lead.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 16m, 5 Mountain Quarry Very Good Thu 28th Jan 2016
1476 points
20 Power Play Trad 25m Mountain Quarry Mega Classic Thu 16th Feb 2017
1476 points
20 Double Happiness

Clean as you like.

Sport 35m, 12 Mountain Quarry Good Thu 16th Feb 2017
1475 points
17 Centrepiece

Decent climb, but unremarkable.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 20m, 5 Statham's Quarry Average Tue 13th Jan 2015
1463 points
20 Power Play

A quick burn on top rope.

- with Paul Donovan, Kym Campbell
Trad 25m Mountain Quarry Mega Classic Wed 4th Jan 2017
1461 points
20 On Edge

A very pleasant surprise, way better than expected. If it were at ground level, I'd describe it as "must try".

- with Kym Campbell, Paul Donovan
Sport 15m, 6 Mountain Quarry Very Good Thu 29th Dec 2016
1461 points
18 Motherlode

Got it done cleanly this visit.

Sport 15m, 4 Mountain Quarry Good Thu 11th Feb 2016
1458 points
17 Sparrow

Good warmup.

- with Kym Campbell, Adam
Sport 18m, 5 Eaglestone Rocks Good Sat 13th Oct 2018
1438 points
20 Lesser of Two Evils

The route I've had most fun failing to send clean in ages.

- with Kym Campbell, Adam
Sport 12m, 4 Eaglestone Rocks Very Good Sat 13th Oct 2018
1434 points
18 Motherlode Sport 15m, 4 Mountain Quarry Good Thu 19th Jan 2017
1431 points
21 Conflation

Redpoint attempt: got through the hard bit smooth-as, then slipped off the finisher. Careless, but not unhappy with this effort.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 12m, 5 Mountain Quarry Very Good Thu 16th Mar 2017
1427 points
21 Conflation

Had grand plans to practice then pink point this, but was not to be today. But now I know it's secrets!

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 12m, 5 Mountain Quarry Very Good Fri 3rd Mar 2017
1425 points
24 Monday Weak

More practise. More like, "Fingers Weak", this one

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 15m, 4 Mountain Quarry Good Fri 26th Feb 2016
1423 points
24 Monday Weak - with Kym Campbell Sport 15m, 4 Mountain Quarry Good Thu 18th Feb 2016
1421 points
21 Sundance Crack

Has to be one of the best cracks in Perth, well worth the bush-bash. Got part-way on lead, but the crux is a hard one to be placing gear through. Pure pleasure on toprope. Left some skin behind, plus an unrecoverable stopper above the first move (it should be bomber, forever).

- with Kym Campbell
Trad 12m Avon Valley National Park Classic Sat 14th Feb 2015
1421 points
24 Monday Weak

Dunno if making the third clip counts as "working". Worked out one move, though. Will be a good sequence.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 15m, 4 Mountain Quarry Good Sun 14th Feb 2016
1418 points
16 Bril-liant Slab

Fine enough, for slab.

- with Kym Campbell
Sport 20m Midgegoroo National Park Average Wed 21st Sep 2016
1417 points
24 Shadow Of A Doubt

Had a crack at this after watching the others, forgot what they did and brute-forced the first half. It's a fun time - big overhang, and falls are practically risk-free! Pumpy and demanding, requires forearm endurance, good footwork and finger tape. Will return.

- with Kym Campbell, Marc
Sport 10m, 5 Gooseberry Hill Quarry Very Good Fri 29th Jan 2016
1417 points
20 Mortal Wombat

Nice, varied climb. Alternates between sketchy and safe. Would take a better climber than I to stay on the right for the whole route.

Sport 20m, 7 Mountain Quarry Very Good Tue 12th Nov 2013

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