American Beauty

2 Stars
 6c

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25m. The big full-height arete is a fantastic line. Climb it mainly on its right-hand side. Great moves and still a touch friable. Not in current guidebook.
FA. Gavin Symonds 7.5.2000

USER COMMENTS

A good route.
james - 17/Jul/00

Fantastic line, great moves but slightly friable rock.
stone - 10/Mar/01

Good route. Great line.
Goi Ashmore - 09/May/02

The chasm behind this pillar appears to be widening, and the large cap-stone has fallen down- only a matter of time before this fall down?
Rob Kennard - 05/Jun/06

Andy Long said the same to me. He thought the route was now unjustifiable.
John Alcock - 12/Jun/06

well thats limestone for you dude what you get with one hand gets wickedly snatched back to the briny by the other
neal h - 02/Oct/06

The central part of this route now appears to have fallen down (their is a block with a bolt in it at the base), although the main part of the pillar is still standing.
Richard Horn - 12/May/08

American Beauty has certainly had a face lift.. 3 bolts missing along with the rock which housed them...
Paul Edwards - 16/May/09

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