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Description:© (willmonks)

"Any object, wholly or partially immersed in a fluid, is buoyed up by a force equal to the weight of the fluid displaced by the object." Routes like this are why you travel for hours/days to get to the 'Grampians'. First 2 pitches are often worked in 1 pitch from the ground.

Start: Start under a low bolt at the base of the most impressive part of the wall.

  1. 20m (22) Up past the bolt then R along a break to a semi-hanging belay.

  2. 30m (25) The grey line of holds up the otherwise blank wall. Sucks up dozens of med-large wires. Often done on preplaced gear which probably drops a grade.

  3. 10m (26) A little boulder problem around the roof past a bolt. Nobody seems to bother with this pitch.


Route History:

  • First Ascent: Keith Lockwood (p1), Steve Monks (p2 & 3), Feb 1991


Located in Eureka Wall approx:
Lat/Long: -37.194314,142.277062

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Route Grade Citations

26 Community registered grade
26 Grampians Selected Climbs
26 RockGUIDE: Victoria
26 South Western Grampians (Gariwerd) Interim Climbing Guide
26 *** ACA Route Register

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Overall quality score: 98%

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pumped tired crux sustained difficult hard stoked incredible super perfect good brilliant amazing great classic superb scary fall runout tricky dangerous slippery feet rest fingers arete slopey bad jugs traverse

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