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Initialed. Undercut crack providing sustained jamming. There was a cam (BD C4 #0.3) stuck in the crux May 2016. Don't bother trying to retrieve it - it has a broken trigger wire, so pulling the release does nothing.

Ethic: inherited from Black Ian's Rocks

To protect Aboriginal art work at Black Ian's Rocks, the VCC requests that you do not boulder in the cave (formally known as 'camping cave') and avoid these three routes 'No Rest For The Wicked', 'Jump For Joy' and 'In The Cooler'. It would also be appreciated if climbers used the left hand cracks to start 'Traversity Of Justice' and 'Malicious Intent'.

For more information about the art contact :

Barengi Gadjin Land Council Cultural Heritage - RAP Manager - Darren Griffin 03 5381 0977

Parks Victoria - Area Chief Ranger – 8427 3505


Route History:

  • First Free Ascent: Keith Lockwood, Sep 1972


Located in Black Ian's Rocks approx:
Lat/Long: -37.002915,142.103598

Route Grade Citations

18 Community registered grade
Mikie Bob
18 RockGUIDE: Victoria
18 The Black Guide
18 A Rock Climbers Guide to the North Grampians
18 Grampians Selected Climbs
18 Pocket RockGUIDE: Black Ians Rocks and Central Grampians Update

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Route quality

Overall quality score: 74%

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