- Height: 50m
- Bolts: 3
- Pitches: 2
- Ascents: 5
- Description:© (secretary)
Wonderful climbing based on the sharp, undercut arete right of 'Dance of Life'. The crux is very hard, but very short. If you pull on the crux bolt it's an excellent 25M1. Take a full rack incl. 2 #3.5 cams, and 15-20 quickdraws.
Start: Start directly below the impressive hanging arete which soars upwards from the R side of a large roof. This is just L of where the walk-in meets the cliff, and is where the track along the base balances along the top edge of a large smooth-faced boulder.
35m (27) 10m easy grey slab, beware some friable rock, to desperate orange slab with a FH. Follow flakes to the steep groove on the R side of the arete. Crux past FH to break, then L and up L side of arete, 3½ cam & FH. At big break move R to belay in small cave.
15m (24) On up face, veering slightly right-wards to top.
First Ascent: Kim Carrigan & Martin Scheel, 1984
Located in Taipan Wall approx:
Some content has been provided under license from: © Australian Climbing Association Queensland (Creative Commons, Attribution, Share-Alike 2.5 AU)
Route Grade Citations
|27||Community registered grade|
|26||A Rock Climbers Guide to the North Grampians|
|27||Grampians Selected Climbs|
|26/27||Mount Stapylton Amphitheatre|
|27 ***||ACA Route Register|
|26/28||The North Grampians Update|
Overall quality score: 58%
Learn about creating circuits.
Check out what is happening on The Great Divide (note there is an unresolved system issue where ascents logged before 2010 are not displayed in the stream below). If you just want to see beta then click on view ascents with beta.