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Grade Route Gear style Crag Quality Climber Date
Sun 4th Jun 2017 - Grampians
North Grampians Mt Stapylton Amphitheatre Lower Taipan Windjammer Wall
21 ** Talk of Mad Women

To clean the gear, nice tricky slab move at the start.

Trad 25m Grampians ** Very Good gaetan
Sun 4th Jun 2017
Sat 27th May 2017 - Arapiles
The Pharos and Surrounds Pharos Gully Spellbinder Area
17 ** Spellbinder

A bit of burl required

- with Rodney Polkinghorne
Trad 27m Arapiles * Good gaetan
Sat 27th May 2017
Sat 27th May 2017 - Arapiles
The Pharos and Surrounds Pharos Gully Huey and Satellites Upper Pharos Gully
16 Arts Part-time

I think that's what we did

- with Rodney Polkinghorne
Trad 16m Arapiles gaetan
Sat 27th May 2017
Sat 13th May 2017 - The You Yangs
Great Circle Drive North Gravel Pit Tor Area
17 * Asylum for the Insane Mixed 22m, 3 The You Yangs * Good gaetan
Sat 13th May 2017
16 ** Silver Knight Trad 15m The You Yangs gaetan
Mon 22nd May 2017
Mon 13th Mar 2017 - Grampians
Victoria Range Harrop Track Ruined Castle
18 * Tiger Mitres Central Organ

Felt hard for 18, probably easier for taller people

- with Chris Harper
Trad 20m Grampians Average gaetan
Mon 13th Mar 2017
Sun 12th Mar 2017 - Grampians
Victoria Range Harrop Track Gilham's Crags Smoke Wall
18 * A Burnt Out Case - with Chris Harper Trad 25m Grampians * Good gaetan
Sun 12th Mar 2017
Sun 4th Sep 2016 - Arapiles
Central Gully Central Gully Left Brick Wall
19 ** Quisling

Warm up, Good old arapiles weirdness, left a bit of skin on the slippery jams

- with Sean Ladiges
Trad 44m Arapiles * Good gaetan
Sun 4th Sep 2016
Sun 31st Jul 2016 - Arapiles
Voodoo Area New Image Wall
22 ** Continuum

Just enough gear to keep you sane. Interesting crux move, probably easier if you are tall. Be gentle climbing the rooflet, everything feels loose.

- with Chris Harper
Trad 25m Arapiles ** Very Good gaetan
Sun 31st Jul 2016
Sun 31st Jul 2016 - Arapiles
Voodoo Area Voodoo Buttress
20 ** Wasp

went a lot smoother on second. Not as hard as I remembered. Awesome climbing.

- with Chris Harper
Trad 30m Arapiles *** Classic gaetan
Sun 31st Jul 2016
Sat 30th Jul 2016 - Arapiles
Central Gully Central Gully Left Hellspite Wall
22 ** Straw Dogs

nice technical bottom, to a pumpy top.

- with Chris Harper
Trad 11m Arapiles ** Very Good gaetan
Sat 30th Jul 2016
Sat 30th Jul 2016 - Arapiles
Central Gully Central Gully Left Dog Face
18 ** Howling Wolf

Nice face climbing, to an easy but run out top

- with Chris Harper
Trad 28m Arapiles ** Very Good gaetan
Sat 30th Jul 2016
Sat 30th Jul 2016 - Arapiles
Central Gully Central Gully Left Stoat Wall
18 ** The Stoat Steps Out

Nice warm up, but climbed poorly

Trad 8m Arapiles ** Very Good gaetan
Sat 30th Jul 2016
Wed 27th Apr 2016 - Mount Buffalo
The Gorge - South Side Summit Rim
21 ** Back in an Hour

Steep slab that climbs more like a face climb, to nice steep move.

- with Chris Harper, Mattyj
Sport 20m, 6 Mount Buffalo ** Very Good gaetan
Wed 27th Apr 2016
Sun 24th Apr 2016 - Mount Buffalo
The Hump Area The Hump
20 ** Cows with Guns

Nice slabbing on slightly featured wall.

- with Chris Harper, Mattyj
Mixed 50m, 7 Mount Buffalo * Good gaetan
Sun 24th Apr 2016
19 * Run free with the buffalo

Another nicely protected slab. 30m to double carrot belay

- with Chris Harper, Mattyj
Mixed 30m, 6 Mount Buffalo * Good gaetan
Sun 24th Apr 2016
19 ** Chickens in Choppers

Nice protected slab, route is 30m to the double carrot belay.

- with Chris Harper, Mattyj
Trad 30m Mount Buffalo * Good gaetan
Sun 24th Apr 2016
Sun 22nd Nov 2015 - Arapiles
Fang Buttress and Surrounds Major Mitchell Gully Morfydd Wall
18 * Kinkaid (Kincaid) Trad 20m Arapiles * Good gaetan
Sun 22nd Nov 2015
Sat 21st Nov 2015 - Arapiles
The Pharos and Surrounds Yesterday Gully Upper Gully
23 *** Lunatic

Tricky committing start. The rest is really enjoyable, pumpy finish on jugs.

Mixed 25m, 3 Arapiles ** Very Good gaetan
Sat 21st Nov 2015
23 *** Fever Pitch

The top is thin and keeps coming at you. Managed to keep it together and pull all the move. Great pitch in an awesome location. One to try on lead now.

Mixed 30m, 2 Arapiles *** Classic gaetan
Sat 21st Nov 2015
Sat 21st Nov 2015 - Arapiles
The Pharos and Surrounds Pharos Gully Ethereal Buttress
21 ** Running on Empty

A long-ish move at the start but otherwise a really nice route

Trad 20m Arapiles * Good gaetan
Sat 21st Nov 2015
Sat 5th Sep 2015 - Arapiles
Organ Pipes Area Organ Pipes Toccata Wall
18 ** Jens roof

Fun move in the roof but the rest is pretty average

Mixed 30m, 1 Arapiles Average gaetan
Sat 5th Sep 2015
Sat 5th Sep 2015 - Arapiles
Organ Pipes Area Organ Pipes Didgeridoo Pipe
13 ** Horn Piece Trad 33m Arapiles ** Very Good gaetan
Sat 5th Sep 2015
Thu 14th May 2015 - Grampians
Victoria Range Eureka Area Eureka Wall
20 * Maxwell's Demon

tough warm up, especially with part of the route wet... Some dubious rock on the left after the ledge.

- with Chris Harper
Trad 20m Grampians Average gaetan
Thu 14th May 2015
Sun 3rd May 2015 - Arapiles
King Rat Area Lizard Procrastination Pinnacle
21 ** English Ethics

Exciting traverse, I could just reach the crimp from the start. Good face climbing. Interesting way to get on

- with thara
Mixed 15m, 1 Arapiles ** Very Good gaetan
Sun 3rd May 2015
Sat 2nd May 2015 - Arapiles
The Pharos and Surrounds Yesterday Gully Lower Gully
22 ** Ephemeral Direct Finish

Pulling on good hold, a bit like climbing in the gym

- with thara
Trad 22m Arapiles ** Very Good gaetan
Sat 2nd May 2015
Thu 9th Apr 2015 - Moonarie
Great Wall Area
16 *** Outside Chance

First pitch only linked with Buckley's. Fantastic position, easy for the grade

Trad 50m Moonarie *** Classic gaetan
Thu 9th Apr 2015
Mon 30th Mar 2015 - Mount Buffalo
The Gorge - South Side Beowulf Area
18 ** Beowulf

Easier if you don't have to place the gear

- with Chris Harper
Trad 20m Mount Buffalo * Good gaetan
Mon 30th Mar 2015
Sun 29th Mar 2015 - Mount Buffalo
The Gorge - South Side Devilled Cream Buttress
15 * Devilled Cream

First pitch is a nice intro to Angels style, although a bit too wide in place. Second pitch is crap really. Chris linked both pitches.

- with Chris Harper
Trad 64m Mount Buffalo Average gaetan
Sun 29th Mar 2015
Fri 6th Feb 2015 - Fortescue Bay
The Moai
18 *** Sacred Site

Awesome position, the route was slightly damp but still climable

- with thara
Mixed 30m, 2 Fortescue Bay ** Very Good gaetan
Fri 6th Feb 2015
Wed 28th Jan 2015 - Freycinet National Park
Coastal Cliffs Alchemy Wall
19 *** Walking the Plank

Exiting traverse !

Trad 25m Freycinet National Park *** Classic gaetan
Wed 28th Jan 2015
Wed 28th Jan 2015 - Freycinet National Park
Coastal Cliffs Second Ramp
17 * Steel Springs Trad 15m Freycinet National Park * Good gaetan
Wed 28th Jan 2015
Tue 27th Jan 2015 - Freycinet National Park
Coastal Cliffs Harlequin Buttress
16 ** Ice Nine

Linked the 2 pitches.

Trad 35m Freycinet National Park ** Very Good gaetan
Tue 27th Jan 2015
Tue 27th Jan 2015 - Freycinet National Park
Coastal Cliffs Whitewater Wall
15 ** Unnammed (Unnamed)

Nice outing for a first climb in Freciney.

Trad 50m Freycinet National Park * Good gaetan
Tue 27th Jan 2015
Mon 26th Jan 2015 - Launceston (Cataract) Gorge
The Shady Side Double Dozen Cliff
17 * Afternoon Delights - with thara Trad 11m Launceston (Cataract) Gorge * Good gaetan
Mon 26th Jan 2015
Fri 12th Dec 2014 - Mount Buffalo
The Gorge - North Side Wilkinson's Lookout
21 *** Silk And Satin

Such a good climb ! shame I was a bit too tired to go for the lead, happy to have seconded it again.

Trad 35m Mount Buffalo ** Very Good gaetan
Fri 12th Dec 2014
Sat 6th Dec 2014 - Grampians
North Grampians Mt Stapylton Amphitheatre Taipan Wall
20 ** Ukrainian Geranium

top pitch as scary on second than on lead. Pretty cool thin and technical climb

Trad 45m Grampians ** Very Good gaetan
Sat 6th Dec 2014
Wed 1st Jun 2011 - Grampians
North Grampians Mt Stapylton Amphitheatre Central Buttress
18 *** Simpleton

approx date. Found it pretty exiting at the time, cool traverse a the top. A bit of an epic to get down, we got the ropes stuck ....

Mixed 85m, 2 Grampians ** Very Good gaetan
Wed 1st Jun 2011
Sun 14th Sep 2014 - Arapiles
Voodoo Area New Image Wall
18 ** Crooked Mile

Nice warmup , interesting top

Trad 25m Arapiles * Good gaetan
Sun 14th Sep 2014
Sat 13th Sep 2014 - Arapiles
Watchtower Area Kitten Wall Area Kitten Wall
19 ** Hendrix

Fun moves pulling the lip

Trad 20m Arapiles * Good gaetan
Sat 13th Sep 2014
15 ** Siamese Crack

Good warm up

Trad 25m Arapiles ** Very Good gaetan
Sat 13th Sep 2014
19 * Puss 'n Boots

nice moves, would be committing on lead

Trad 20m Arapiles * Good gaetan
Sat 13th Sep 2014
Sun 6th Apr 2014 - Arapiles
Organ Pipes Area Organ Pipes D Minor Pinnacle
20 ** Cadenza

interesting finish on the traverse

Trad 20m Arapiles * Good gaetan
Sun 6th Apr 2014
Sat 5th Apr 2014 - Arapiles
Northern Group Kachoong Area
18 ** Golden Echo

awesome climb through the roof,great exposure , good warm up as well

Trad 25m Arapiles ** Very Good gaetan
Sat 5th Apr 2014
Sun 23rd Dec 2012 - Blue Mountains
Mount Victoria Area Mount Piddington Janicepts Area
18 ** Amen Corner

great corner climb with a bit of offwith thrown in

Trad 30m Blue Mountains ** Very Good gaetan
Sun 23rd Dec 2012
Sat 7th Apr 2012 - Arapiles
King Rat Area King Rat Gully Right Fork
18 ** King Rat

Need to do it on lead now the interesting bit is too short

Trad 20m Arapiles *** Classic gaetan
Sat 7th Apr 2012
Wed 27th Feb 2013 - Ben Lomond
Robin's Buttress
17 *** Barbe Di Vendetta

Off hand for me, felt quite insecure, great climb though.

- with Sean
Trad 90m Ben Lomond gaetan
Wed 27th Feb 2013
19 *** Ramadan

interesting start, sustained climbing. We spit it in two pitches

- with sean
Trad 80m Ben Lomond * Good gaetan
Thu 28th Feb 2013
Sun 3rd Jun 2012 - Grampians
Central Grampians Bundaleer Area Bundaleer
18 * Moloch

interesting climb, had trouble rescuing stuck cam

Trad 46m Grampians * Good gaetan
Sun 3rd Jun 2012
Mon 4th Jun 2012 - Arapiles
Bluffs Bluff Major Bluff Major East Face
20 *** Quo Vadis

didn't really enjoy it ,I was a bit hungover. Need to jump on it again

Mixed 33m, 1 Arapiles gaetan
Mon 4th Jun 2012
Sat 9th Jun 2012 - Arapiles
Central Gully Central Gully Left Golden Fleece Wall
16 * Jason Trad 30m Arapiles gaetan
Sat 9th Jun 2012
Sun 18th Mar 2012 - Mount Buffalo
The Back Wall Area Back Wall
15 ** Quartz Route Variant

There is know an abseil line, no need to bushwack down like we did.Great climb , the quartz pitch is awesome

Trad Mount Buffalo * Good gaetan
Sun 18th Mar 2012
Sun 26th Jan 2014 - Mount Buffalo
The Gorge - North Side Wilkinson's Lookout
21 *** Silk And Satin

awesome corner crack, sustained

Trad 35m Mount Buffalo ** Very Good gaetan
Sun 26th Jan 2014
Sun 26th Jan 2014 - Mount Buffalo
The Gorge - South Side Summit Rim
20 *** Home James Mixed 30m, 4 Mount Buffalo ** Very Good gaetan
Sun 26th Jan 2014

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