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Big grit arete that has been retrobolted into a more popular route. The original climb had four less bolts! Start on high slabby platform on right edge of the Ogive cave. Belayer should belay from ground. Place a cam in a break then swing left off the platform onto arete. Up it past 3 RBs to slabby seam crack on left side of arete. Up this (trad) then swing through steepness above (two RBs + cams) to lower-off anchor. Classic!

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Located in Bundaleer approx:
Long/Lat: 142.476186,-37.189902

Route Grade Citations

23 Community registered grade
** Neil Monteith
23 * Pocket RockGUIDE: Black Ians Rocks and Central Grampians Update
23 * South Eastern Grampians
24 ** Grampians Selected Climbs

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Overall quality score: 75%

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great nice awesome epic

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