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 T25 **1
81Mr Joshua25 ***9
82Tourniquet30 * 
83Venom28 **3
84Kaa24 *1
 SPURT WALL  
86Dial a Lama24 **3
87This Spurting Life26 *3
88Spurting Mildly22 *6
89Snooky BadlandsV10 *** 
90Sam SneakV9 * 
91PikachuV9 * 
92The Spurt TraverseV5 ** 
93Miss MuppetV6 * 
94Lamb ChopV5 * 
95Not Too BadV5  
 AFTERGLOW BOULDERS  
97Crisco Love PartyV8 *** 
98Bossanova LeftV4 * 
99Bossanova RoofV6 * 
100Fading LiteV4 * 
101Amber LiteV0 ** 
102JerkinV1  
 TRACKSIDE BOULDERS  
104Some Days You BoreV2 * 
105Some Days You ScoreV4  
106Some Days You're a WhoreV3 * 
107Check Your TrapsV1  
108Shattering DreamsV6 * 
109Shattered AreteV8  
110Wiggly BoyV3 **1
111CompactionV6 *1
112Lessons in SocialismV5 * 
113Cardigan Street MassacreV7 *** 
114The V5 SitV5 * 
115The V2 SitV2 * 
116Brama SutraV8 * 
117Sick NutterV5 *** 
118The AnimatorV4 * 
119Media ConstructV6 *1
120Paranoic Critical TownV3 ***1
121Breakfast of ChampionsV6 ** 
122Hard RightV3  
123Premium PortV3 * 
124The MaturgatorV3 * 
125Surfing Without a MouseV3 ** 
126Waxing the ScreenV2 * 
127The Bold of Old RegretV6  
128Highway to AvdellV2  
129Faulty BoltyV5  
130NaprosynV5 * 
131VoltarenV5  
132The ColossusV3 * 
133One Flash and You're AshV1  
134Somethings BurningV0  
135LustV7 * 
136To Hate To LoveV8 **1
137To Love To HateV9 ** 
138Ministry of LoveV6 *** 
139Reach AroundV2  
140Child of LoveV2 *** 
141Ignorance RainsV3  
142Sexy as a TurdV2 * 
143Sexy DirectV6 * 
144Love Lies BleedingV3  
145Butchers ChoiceV10 *** 
146Far Left El WestwoodV9 ** 
147Left El WestwoodV8 ** 
148Right El WestwoodV4 ** 
149Direct El WestwoodV8 * 
1502 Can SamV6  
151100 Pint ClubV9 * 
152The Upper V3V3  
153The Upper V2V2  
154The Upper V4V4  
155The Upper V5V5  
156AngstV5 * 
157Jumping JackV2  
158Lo JackV3  
159On The BeachV13  
160PergrinatorV3 ** 
161TalonsV5 ** 
162UnderstandingV7  
 LOWER TAIPAN BOULDERS  
164ZuesV13 ** 
165Warmup FlakeV0  
166Lazy MooneliV10 ** 
167The Beginnings of a Great AdventureV5 ** 
168Sweet SensationsV8 * 
169Sandy CandyV3  
 SNAKEPIT  
171Volume 1000V4 ***1
172ThinkliteV6  
173QuitlineV12 ** 
174Farmer TraverseV4 ** 
175John DeereV1 * 
176TonkaV4  
177CaterpillarV3 * 
178Air TraverseV4  
179Waiting in the AirV7 **1
180If You Want Blood You've Got ItV12 * 
181Attack of the Killer Drop BearsV6 **1
182KarlV2 * 
183HelmutV4 * 
184High FlyerV9 ** 
 GROUND CONTROL CAVES  
186Dead HeatV11 *** 
 CAVES CLUB  
188Cave ClubV10 *** 
 BETWEEN THE SHEEPS  
190When We Were KingsV11 *** 
 THE CITADEL  
192AmmagammaV13 *** 
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