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Whipping Boy      

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  - Gariwerd (The Grampians)
    - 07. The Victoria Range
      - 2. Red Rock Road (incl. Muline, Mt Fox, Red Rocks, Far Pavilion, The Tower)
        - Emu Rock
Grade:16 (consensus), 16 (given by FA)
FA:Chris Baxter, Maureen Gallagher (alt) Sue Baxter FA Date:1987-10-10
Author:jgodingEntry Date:2006-12-24
Description:Excellent adventure climbing following the obvious curving line on the L end of the cliff. Generally sound rock and good holds compensate for the tasty steepness.
Description:Start at L end of wall at corner under roof. 1) 30m (crux) Up, then move out L to pass overhang. There’s a couple of steps back R to follow the line. Belay on ledge at half height. 2) 30m Continue up curving line to steep exit through notch. 3) 20m Scramble to the top or walk L along terrace to abseil bollard.


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