Sickle Buttress

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Afternoon sun
20 mins
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This short wall has a compelling clean crack at its left-hand side and a popular Severe to its right. It is situated just to the left of the Downhill Racer area.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Left Broken
10m. Access the wide crack awkwardly then romp on.
 
Technical
VS 5a
2
Broken Crack
10m. The jamming crack is best approached by a swift layback.
12 user comments
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
VS 5a
3
Sickle Buttress Direct
12m. Finish direct up the centre wall instead of moving right.
8 user comments
 
1 Stars
Reachy
VS 4c
4
Sickle Buttress
12m. Climb the tough crack to ledges and follow them out to the right arete of the buttress to an easier finish up a shallow...
8 user comments
 
1 Stars
S 4a
5
Performing Flea
12m. Up the arete and the wall above. Beware the bendy flake.
7 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
Loose
HVS 5a
  • Latest Comments

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    Trapeze
    "Lovely!" 16/May

    Sunset Crack
    "Didn't feel like a 4c to me - this was my first lead of anything above VDiff and..." 09/Dec

    Janker's Groove
    "Did the direct start as a sit start, as in the Bouldering guide recommended and ..." 09/Jun

    Downhill Racer
    "Quality, pretty on/off move low down and then not too much trouble above that. J..." 19/May

    Armaggedon
    "Shouldnt this be spelt Armageddon (1 'g', 2 'd's, as in BMC guide and the Ston..." 22/Jan

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