Two Tier - Upper

Sport
Evening sun
Up and Down
30 mins
Abseil
Seepage
Sheltered

This hanging garden of exposure is one of only two buttresses in the Peak which require an abseil approach to get to them. The setting is unique with a good set of hard routes in a spectacular position. Guidebook page 170.

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1
Laurels for Hardy
Way off to the left is a lone route. Start off the left end of the ledge (bolt belay). Climb over a tree to a break. Follow a...
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7b+
2
In Tiers
A short desperate outing left of the groove of Darl.
 
Technical
8b+
3
Darl - Pitch 2
A historic pitch which is more popular than it used to be due to extra bolts. Start up the crack then make hard moves past a...
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7a+
4
Hardcorejunkie
12m. A desperate start leads to a jug and a rest. Then make a hard fingery sequence to gain the break. The final bulge is...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Technical
Strong
8b
5
Hardcore Junkie
A desperate start leads to a jug and a rest. Make a hard fingery sequence up and left to the break. The final bulge is a little...
 
1 Stars
Technical
8b
6
Welcome to my World
Excellent climbing. A reachy start gains the jug on Hardcorejunkie, then make a series of fingery moves up and right to gain...
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
8a
7
The Curse of the Mummy
Formerly an E6 that lost holds including a big ledge. It has been rebolted and reclimbed. Finish up A Vision of Loveliness.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
8a
8
A Vision of Loveliness
A good route but slightly spoilt by the amount of glue. A hard initial wall leads to a good rest. From here make a beautiful...
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
Crimpy
7c+
9
A Picture of Perfection
The wall and bulge with a sneaky rest on the next route.
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
8a
10
The Sea is a Brown Paper Bag Top 50
A great route which is a top-end 7b+ and shorties may find it 7c. The initial wall is technical and the break gives only a poor...
13 user comments
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7b+
11
The Tier Drop X-plodes
Sustained and technical climbing with a great finish around the top roof. The lower wall has one hideous move on it using a...
6 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
7c+
12
Reward
Excellent climbing. Climb the initial wall by a subtle sequence to gain the break and a semi-rest. The roof above proves...
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
7b
13
Disjointed Might
Bold route past a flake and old ring peg.
 E5 6a
14
Monster Mouse Resurgent
Start below the right-hand end of the roof. A low rock-over and a stretch at the top provide the difficulties. A pumpy warm up...
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
6c+
15
Aggrieved
Start up Monster Mouse.. and clip the first bolt, then move up right past 2 more bolts to the lower-off. An unbalanced route...
3 user comments
 
Technical
6c+
16
Sibser
A short and technical wallDisjointed Might, E5 6a - A bold route to the left past a flake.
1 user comment
 
Technical
7b+
17
Communication Breakdown
Start up Darl - Pitch 2 and traverse right, frantically at first till things ease before reaching a lower-off on the Mummy.
 
2 Stars
7c+
18
Nervous Breakdown
Start up Reward then traverse left to the Mummy.
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
7b+
19
Total Breakdown
Mega; the biggest sport pitch in the Peak with 27 bolts and lots of pump. Follow Communication Breakdown then reverse Nervous...
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
7c+
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    Kakaho
    "Not easy to determine the line of this based on the 2004 guide. The features are..." 18/Jul

    No Hiding Plaice
    "Great climbing all the way" 21/Aug

    Lightweight
    "The traverse at the top is the hard part and very good, hard to know what sequen..." 30/May

    Spank Me Senseless with a Wet Herring
    "A lovely little route. Little-used so bring a trowel." 11/May

    Max-a-Million
    "just jump." 03/Aug

    Unzipping the Wild Physique
    "Bizzare route! Either belay miles back on a small tree or just sit behind the wa..." 26/Jul

    The Lockless Monster
    "7c/+. Great bouldery route." 24/Jul

    Stung
    "A link starting as for Stung and finishing up Esmerelda has been done, Ouch, gra..." 08/Jul

    Black Max
    "Actually a pretty good route and makes the best warm up. Can clip bolts on other..." 26/May

    Poor Dill
    "Borderline 7c - great crux sequence over the bulge though." 25/May

    Quality Control
    "Really enjoyable route on good rock with a nice variation in the moves, from pow..." 05/May

    Sirplum
    "Well one of the best climbs I ever done pumpy but keep going and you soon be at ..." 25/Jul top50

    Max-a-Million
    "I have a 5"10 span and can just reach the good crimp below the jug! You nee..." 11/Jul

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