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Sebastapol Bluffs 

Mt. Cook Rock Climbing 


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Location: -43.75071, 170.11739 View Map  Incorrect?
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View from base of the crag

Description 

Full view of Mt. Cook spine and surrounding area.

Getting There 

Park on the side of the road and walk to base of mountain and up scree field to the rock. ~45min

Climbing Season

For the South Island area.

Weather station 1.5 miles from here

7 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',2],['5.9',2],['5.10',0],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


Featured Route For Mt. Cook
Rock Climbing Photo: The route labelled "SOG"

Shades of Grey 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c  Oceania : New Zealand : ... : Sebastapol Bluffs
5 pitches of outstanding climbing on sometimes loose rock. Awesome exposure.Pitch 1 (5.9) - Low angle slabPitch 2 (5.11a) - Generally straightforward climbing with a definitive crux pulling through the overlapPitch 3 (5.11a/b) - Similar to the previous pitch, but more sustainedPitch 4 (5.10a) - Climb a large, but decently vegetated flake to small ledge. Traverse right to anchorsPitch 5 (5.10b) - Continue traversing right, then head straight up...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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Mount Cook seen from Gillespies Beach near Fox Gla...

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