Calvers Buttress

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Lots of sun!
30 mins
Uphill

Towards the right-hand side of the cliff is this fine wall, arguably the best bit of rock on the cliff. For budding geologists it provides a classic example of current bedding. It has a pleasant set of little routes that can all be ticked in a short session - solo or with a rope.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
La Bamba
12m. A girdle of Calvers Face. Hand traverse the break across the left wall and round the arete. Continue rightwards to finish...
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
S 4a
2
Tito's
The left end of the north-facing wall.
 VB 4a
3
Fiesta
Climb the centre of the north-facing wall, pull over a small bulge to finish up a short corner.
 
1 Stars
V0- 4b
4
Conqueror
7m. The left arete of the main face and the juggy crack above.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
S 4a
5
Green Dragon
8m. The shallow groove and crack to the right of the arete gives a good pitch with a fingery start and a juggy finish.
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
S 4a
6
Marimba
8m. Climb the face to the break and make a delicate move up into a scoop. Finish up and left.
 
1 Stars
Technical
Rounded
VS 5a
7
Marimba Direct
The sketchy wall to the right gives a variation start.
 
1 Stars
Rounded
V0+ 5a
8
Upna Down
7m. The right-hand side of the face to a ledge and a finish using a good pocket.
 S 4a
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    Tarantella
    "HVS if you traverse into it from the right. The direct start is 5c" 19/Sep

    Rondo
    "This route is not a VD, say goodbye to your ankles as the landing is nasty. Its ..." 19/Jun

    Skiver
    "A great route - i used to climb this regularly on a little bouldering circuit up..." 04/Jun

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