Sickle Buttress

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Early morning sun
15 mins
Level
Windy

This short wall has a compelling clean crack at its left-hand side and a popular Severe to its right.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Left Broken
Gain the wide crack awkwardly then romp on. Not popular!
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Technical
Graunchy
VS
2
Broken Crack
The lovely jamming-crack is best approached by a swift layback. If you think this HVS you need to smarten your jamming!
12 user comments
 
2 Stars
VS
3
Sickle Buttress
Climb the tough crack to polished ledges and follow them out to the right arete and an easier finish up a shallow groove.
8 user comments
 
1 Stars
S
4
Sickle Buttress Direct
Finish direct up the reachy centre wall instead of moving right. A 5a bouldery start up the face just right is another option.
8 user comments
 
1 Stars
VS
5
Performing Flea
Up the arete and the wall above. Beware the bendy flake.
7 user comments
 
1 Stars
Loose
HVS