Mt Stapylton Amphitheatre

Climbs 1000 – Rocktype Sandstone (hard) – Altitude 285m a.s.l – Faces all

Crag features
Crag includes the famous Taipan wall.

All boulder problem descriptions from "Grampians Bouldering" David Pearson & Chris Webb-Parsons 2009

Access notes
From Mount Zero picnic area car park follow the tourist path marked with yellow arrows. You will know when you get to taipan. You will say 'wowzer' or something to that effect.

2014 bushfire update: most of this area is open but check http://parkweb.vic.gov.au/explore/parks/grampians-national-park for details.

Guidebooks
Sublime Climbs (2011), Grampians Selected Climbs (2001), Grampians Bouldering

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGrade
 KINDERGARTEN  
2Spicy FingersV6 * 
3Ghost RideV3 * 
4CaffeinatorV8 * 
5Winner Takes AllV3  
6InnocenceV3 *** 
7GuiltV4 * 
8Charlies Sex TourV2 * 
9Bubble TroubleV3 * 
10PacmanV3 * 
11The CheerleaderV0  
12Cut and WasteV4  
13Fairy HeadV0 *1
14The Kindergarten ScoopV6  
15GripmasterV10 *** 
16QuerulautV7 ** 
17Sesame SuperhighwayV3 *1
18Stairway to HeavenV2  
19Flash GordonV7 ** 
20Point and ShootV11 ** 
21Spanking the MonkeybarsV8 *** 
22Spanking the Monkeybars DirectV8 ** 
23Haribo BoulderV9  
24A Horse is a HorseV4 * 
25The Weill of FortuneV11  
26The Wheel of FortuneV12  
27GaidaV12 ** 
28So You Think You Can DanceV11 ** 
29The Nevin RuleV7 *** 
30False ProfitV2  
31Sparkle MotionV9  
 DAVE'S CAVE  
33SunshineV9 ** 
34Snow MikeV10 * 
35The 7 DavesV7 * 
36Possum OverhangV10 ** 
37Tim & Kyles V6V6  
38Mary's V3V3  
 EPSILON WALL  
40Curtain CallV3 *1
41The Show Must Go OnV7 *2
42DamselV3 *1
43100 Pound ClubV10 ** 
44MugabeV12 ** 
45Epsilon CrackV5 ***1
46LullabyV10 ** 
47Down UnderV4 *1
48Let It BV6  
 CENTRAL BUTTRESS  
50Simpleton18 **1
51Missing23 ***1
52Technical Ecstacy20 ***1
 GREY AND GREEN WALLS  
54The Navigator21 ***1
55Sweet Dreams19 **1
56Navarre17 **2
57Threadneedle10 *2
 TAIPAN WALL  
59Atomic Tadpole20 *1
60Sordid Orchids26 * 
61Dance of Life24 * 
62The Great Divide27 ** 
63Daedelus28 **1
64The Seventh Bannana27 **1
65Sirroco26 ** 
66Sirocco Pitch 121 **3
67Father Oblivion26 **1
68Cardigan Street31 ** 
69Mirage27 **2
70The Seventh Pillar28 ***1
71Scud Buster24 * 
72Lawrence of Arabia21  
73Rage29 **1
74Serpentine29 ***4
75Groovy28 **1
76Snake Flake26 *2
77The Invisible Fist26 ***8
78World Party27 3
79Anaconda28 **2
80Mr Joshua25 ***9
81Tourniquet30 * 
82Venom28 **3
83Kaa24 *1
 SPURT WALL  
85Dial a Lama24 **3
86This Spurting Life26 *3
87Spurting Mildly22 *6
88Snooky BadlandsV10 *** 
89Sam SneakV9 * 
90PikachuV9 * 
91The Spurt TraverseV5 ** 
92Miss MuppetV6 * 
93Lamb ChopV5 * 
94Not Too BadV5  
 AFTERGLOW BOULDERS  
96Crisco Love PartyV8 *** 
97Bossanova LeftV4 * 
98Bossanova RoofV6 * 
99Fading LiteV4 * 
100Amber LiteV0 ** 
101JerkinV1  
 TRACKSIDE BOULDERS  
103Some Days You BoreV2 * 
104Some Days You ScoreV4  
105Some Days You're a WhoreV3 * 
106Check Your TrapsV1  
107Shattering DreamsV6 * 
108Shattered AreteV8  
109Wiggly BoyV3 **1
110CompactionV6 *1
111Lessons in SocialismV5 * 
112Cardigan Street MassacreV7 *** 
113The V5 SitV5 * 
114The V2 SitV2 * 
115Brama SutraV8 * 
116Sick NutterV5 *** 
117The AnimatorV4 * 
118Media ConstructV6 *1
119Paranoic Critical TownV3 ***1
120Breakfast of ChampionsV6 ** 
121Hard RightV3  
122Premium PortV3 * 
123The MaturgatorV3 * 
124Surfing Without a MouseV3 ** 
125Waxing the ScreenV2 * 
126The Bold of Old RegretV6  
127Highway to AvdellV2  
128Faulty BoltyV5  
129NaprosynV5 * 
130VoltarenV5  
131The ColossusV3 * 
132One Flash and You're AshV1  
133Somethings BurningV0  
134LustV7 * 
135To Hate To LoveV8 **1
136To Love To HateV9 ** 
137Ministry of LoveV6 *** 
138Reach AroundV2  
139Child of LoveV2 *** 
140Ignorance RainsV3  
141Sexy as a TurdV2 * 
142Sexy DirectV6 * 
143Love Lies BleedingV3  
144Butchers ChoiceV10 *** 
145Far Left El WestwoodV9 ** 
146Left El WestwoodV8 ** 
147Right El WestwoodV4 ** 
148Direct El WestwoodV8 * 
1492 Can SamV6  
150100 Pint ClubV9 * 
151The Upper V3V3  
152The Upper V2V2  
153The Upper V4V4  
154The Upper V5V5  
155AngstV5 * 
156Jumping JackV2  
157Lo JackV3  
158On The BeachV13  
159PergrinatorV3 ** 
160TalonsV5 ** 
161UnderstandingV7  
 LOWER TAIPAN BOULDERS  
163ZuesV13 ** 
164Warmup FlakeV0  
165Lazy MooneliV10 ** 
166The Beginnings of a Great AdventureV5 ** 
167Sweet SensationsV8 * 
168Sandy CandyV3  
 SNAKEPIT  
170Volume 1000V4 ***1
171ThinkliteV6  
172QuitlineV12 ** 
173Farmer TraverseV4 ** 
174John DeereV1 * 
175TonkaV4  
176CaterpillarV3 * 
177Air TraverseV4  
178Waiting in the AirV7 **1
179If You Want Blood You've Got ItV12 * 
180Attack of the Killer Drop BearsV6 **1
181KarlV2 * 
182HelmutV4 * 
183High FlyerV9 ** 
 GROUND CONTROL CAVES  
185Dead HeatV11 *** 
 CAVES CLUB  
187Cave ClubV10 *** 
 BETWEEN THE SHEEPS  
189When We Were KingsV11 *** 
 THE CITADEL  
191AmmagammaV13 *** 
192Mr T *25 **1
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