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Description:© (kieranl)

Devious route with the standard dropping dramatically after the first few metres.

Start: As for 'Mr Pye'.

  1. 42m (18) Climb the hard thin crack then continue up the corner above (loose blocks) to the yellow roofs. Step right to a big ledge.

  2. 27m (14) Straight up the grey wall then traverse down and right across a slab to the first corner. Climb this to the roof and traverse left on loos holdsuntil you can move up to a ledge below a corner.

  3. 30m (-) Bridge the corner to a ledge on the right at 25 metres. Right to a small stance below the next line.

  4. 30m (-) Up to the roof above and go right around it. Up and slightly left on friable jugs then up right into the main lin which is followed to the top.


Route History:

  • First Ascent: Geoff Gledhill, Chris Baxter & Julie Tulloch. Aids in the first few metres reputedly freed by Peter Traby., 1973


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

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

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