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Description:© (kieranl)

Good direct climb with lots of good climbing.

Start: By the large tree at the start of 'Martin Eden'.

  1. 40m (16) Bridge up between tree and face and swing left on a jug and up initial wall. Continue up left-facing corner until 3 metres above wide ramp.

  2. 25m (17) Up to the roof and hand-traverse right to the nose. Up steep grey crack to a ledge on the left.

  3. 43m (18) Climb bulge on left past old bolts (Pall Bearer). Either continue directly in the line passing an overhang on the right or, at 8 metres, traverse right to the arete and climb an exposed crack which eventually rejoins the first line.


Route History:

  • First Ascent: Tim Beaman, Roland Pauligk. Independent start : Kieran Loughran & Gary Wills, 1982


Located in Giant's Staircase approx:
Long/Lat: 142.692333,37.106000

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Route Grade Citations

18 Community registered grade
18 * South Eastern Grampians
18 ** Pocket RockGUIDE: Black Ians Rocks and Central Grampians Update
18 ** ** ACA Route Register

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