Earl Area

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The northern end of Burbage South continues as a series of small buttresses, gradually dwindling in height, with a few notable hard outings, some lower-grade cracks and lots of quality bouldering. The place is always quiet and is especially pleasant on warm spring evenings.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
The Little Rascal
A technical gem. The starting groove is Rascal Groove, f7A. The direct start up the arete is Dirty Rascal, f7A.
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
E4
2
Pebble Crack
Thin jamming up the pebbled crack, reached from the right.
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
HVS
3
Prow Crack
Awkward jams lead to steep pulls right of the jutting prow.After a short gap is a smooth wall with cracks on either side.
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
S
4
Fat Man's Misery
Thankfully the evil crack has a useful flake on its left.
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
Graunchy
S
5
No Name Crack
A short-lived but very pleasant bit of jamming.
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
VD
6
Big Bad Wolf
From the block climb the face up then right with difficulty.
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
E5
7
Little Pig
The wide right-hand crack in the recess is a bit of a grunt.
3 user comments
 
Graunchy
S
8
Chockstone Layback
Layback the left-hand side of the block then finish direct.
4 user comments
 HVD
9
Friar's Wall
The next arete on its green right-hand side.
 VS
10
Dominican
The next corner crack contains a good jamming crack.
3 user comments
 HVD
11
Slantside
The slanting cleft is the mildest for miles.
 M
12
Short Crack
The short-lived fissure on the left side of the next buttress.
3 user comments
 HVD
13
Renobulous Bongetl
The right arete is reachy, precarious and scary.
3 user comments
 
Reachy
Fluttery
E5
14
Breathless
The left-hand side of the next arete leads to a final long stretch.
4 user comments
 
Reachy
HVS
15
Lens Crack
The corner leads to good jamming up the short crack. The right-hand crack is a little easier.
3 user comments
 S
  • Latest Comments

    For BURBAGE SOUTH

    Goliath
    "The top crack can be fisted. Tried to climb it as an offwidth for the full exper..." 02/Jun

    Pebble Mill
    "Soft - easier than The Knock or White Wand - Im only 5 10' aswell." 29/Oct

    Movie Star
    "An update - the older BMC guides describes moving in from the R (Surprise)and gi..." 13/Jul

    Zeus
    "Hard work but very worthwhile. Safe as houses - didn't detect any movement in th..." 28/Jun

    Roof Route
    "Looks pretty tame at first sight put its definately harder than it looks, lay aw..." 28/May

    Boggart Left-hand
    "I'm 5'9" and found the reach/dyno quite tricky. The repeated swings to the ..." 03/Dec

    The Knock
    "Did this onsight and thought E4 5c would be fair. pads or no pads, won't make m..." 20/Oct top50

    Life Assurance
    "First E6! so cant really comment on the grade, great line, not the best conditio..." 10/Oct

    Equilibrium
    "I had some spare time after doing the boggart , so I tried the start. Couldnt ge..." 20/Sep

    Nathaniel
    "Nasty. Tape up well!" 13/May

    Byne's Crack
    "Felt pretty tough for VS 4B not sure if that's cause it's a while since I've led..." 09/Dec

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