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A subtle line out left of 'The Last Rites'. Pitch 2 would make an interesting variation on 'The Last Rites'.

Start: As for 'The Last Rites'

  1. 33m (18) As for the first pitch of 'The Last Rites'.

  2. 20m (20) Up the corner of 'The Last Rites' for a few metres then swing boldly out left to gain the flake on the left wall. Up and left to corner, up 3 metres and traverse left to tree.

  3. 20m (22) Step right to corner left of third pitch of 'The Last Rites' and up this to mantle. Up left arete of blank corner then easily to long ledge.

  4. 35m (23) Up wall to below left arete of orange corner (just left of steep corner of Last Rites). Climb flake up arete over two overhangs. Move left to right-leading crack and follow it.


Route History:

  • First Ascent: Keith Egerton & Kieran Loughran, 1986


Located in Main Cliff approx:
Long/Lat: 142.501925,-37.189975

Route Grade Citations

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

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