Twin Buttress

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Early morning sun
15 mins
Uphill
Windy

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Pull and Step
The left arete is awkward to access. Probably a move of 4a.
 VD
2
Undercut Crack
The hanging right-hand crack requires a heave-ho or two. The left one gives an easier option - Straight Variation, S 4b.
 
Strong
Graunchy
VS
3
Bottomless Crack
The central crack is reached by a short hand-traverse.
 
Graunchy
HVS
4
Cutunder Crack
A boulder problem just right.
 
Bumstart
f5
5
Bottomless Crack Direct
Reach the hanging crack by a hard double mantel.
1 user comment
 f5
6
Lysteria Hysteria
A reachy and rounded route that was originally started from the right. The start is a f5+ problem.
 E3
7
Certainly Parakeratosis
The right arete of the buttress leads to a slanting crack.
 E1
8
Bow Crack
An awkward lower corner and jamming cracks above.
 
1 Stars
VD
9
Frank Sinatra
The steep cracks lead to a ledge. Move round right to finish.
 HS
10
Seranata
The centre of the right-hand buttress has a tricky start leading to a taxing rounded finish. The start is a f5+ problem.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
E2
11
Hardly Hyperkeratosis
The right arete of the right twin offers more rounded reachy fun.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
E2
12
Quadrille
The narrow awkward groove just round the arete.
 
Technical
S
13
Twin Set
The short crack just right.
 VD
14
Th'ickle Buttress
The neat 'ickle buttress across the gully, climbed left then right.
1 user comment
 
Technical
HVS
  • Latest Comments

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    Mirror Hopping Days
    "Just done a direct start (4th May 2016) up the leaning tiered slab, 38 years aft..." 05/May

    Flesh and Blood
    "It has a tough finish too..." 21/Jul

    Where did my Tan Go?
    "The natural line is start on the arete, move left at the break to climb the wall..." 17/Jul

    Broken In
    "Could also not fin an 5a move, but the climbing is good." 07/Jun

    Seranata
    "A decent little route with a hard move to start. Quite sustained for its stature..." 21/Oct

    Countess Buttress
    "(soft) VS 4b**. As good as Elis' Eliminate, etc. It may be better with a belay p..." 17/Aug

    Graviton
    "VS 5b would seem about right for me. The first mantel felt the hardest and the s..." 11/Jun

    Love Handles
    "Now that a rather stout chap has made Microbe V3, this is no longer a grade hard..." 06/May

    Cave Buttress Right-hand
    "Really nice route. Really solid protection for the first part of the climb, not ..." 10/Apr

    Headbanger
    "This makes a great, but pretty hard, V3 (E1 6a) if climbed on the not-terrifying..." 10/Oct

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