Castrol/GTX

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Afternoon sun
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35 mins

There is only a small selection of routes on the roofed buttress that lies halfway between Rylstone Buttress and Dental Slab. Guidebook page 128.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
G.T.X.
20m. A good varied climb up the left-hand side of the buttress. Climb the left-hand side of the wall on surprising holds to a...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
HVS 5a
2
Castrol
28m. An interesting climb, long and devious. Climb to and up the flake in the centre of the wall, to reach a possible stance...
 
1 Stars
VS 5a
3
After Eight
14m. The beckoning traverse line. Climb the right-hand side of the roof, using a slot and the hanging crack, to reach the...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
E4 6a
4
The Marine Who Had No Friends
12m. Start as for After Eight and follow its traverse for a couple of moves before heading up the face by long reaches, pockets...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
E4 6b
5
February Climb
10m. The crack on the right is reached over easy ground and leads to a shelf. Traverse left for 3m, via the slab or the crack,...
 
1 Stars
S 4a
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    Extraction
    "Can't believe it's only got 2 stars in the guide books. This is one of the very ..." 29/Jul

    Highlord
    "Extremely awkward finish! Seemed somewhat harder than 4b, but I guess it's prett..." 05/Jun

    Trowel Face
    "Bit of a one-move wonder - S 4b?" 28/Apr

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