Wood Buttress

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No sun
Up and Down
10 mins
Sheltered

The best bit of rock in the quarry, but shady and often green

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
I Shot Jason King
18m. The bold left arete of the wall eases - eventually.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
E5 6a
2
Ten Minutes before the Worm
20m. A mini-adventure. Climb the crack then trend out left to a rest in a niche. Continue up and left again to reach the arete...
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
VS 4c
3
God Save the Queen
18m. The first continuous crack leads all the way to a cleaned finish through the gap to the left of the protruding pole.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
HVS 5a
4
Gallows Pole
18m. The crack-line that drops from the jutting post gives good sustained climbing.
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
HVS 5a
5
The Disappearing Chip Buttie Traverse
30m. A major expedition. Start immediately left the groove that bounds the wall on the right and climb diagonally rightwards...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E1 5b
6
Wednesday Corner
16m. The long groove gives a good pitch. Exit right.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
VS 4b
7
Insipidity
16m. The next groove to the right in two sections passing a good ledge at half-height.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
VS 4b
8
Dickie's Meadow
16m. Graze up the final groove in the wall.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
HS 4b
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    Gallows Pole
    "Nice incut holds make this very enjoyable. No runners for the first 20 feet but..." 29/Mar

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