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Faintly initialed. Nice corner with tree near the top. Clean climbing with a mixture of bridging and face climbing.

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 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 Alan Burns at the Goolum Aboriginal Co-op, 03 5382 5033.


Route History:

  • First Free Ascent: Bob Connel & Rein Kamar, 1972


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

Route Grade Citations

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

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 59%

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Comments keywords

crux hard fantastic good great fun enjoyable nice scary easy crack

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