Skyline Buttress

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Sport
Afternoon sun
8 mins
Uphill
Seepage
Sheltered
Restricted Access

A good compact buttress with some very worthwhile sport lines in the mid grades. Keep a low profile and do not approach over the farmland above the cliff. The face is sheltered by trees. It seeps in winter.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Finger on the Trigger
The roof and hanging groove. Not on topo.
 
1 Stars
7a
2
Sky Diver
A longer pitch than it first appears. The steep rib gains a ledge. Finish up the thin crack and wall left of the arete. Moving...
 
1 Stars
Technical
6a+
3
Safer at any Speed
The groove to the break and then the short corner above.
 6b+
4
In the Line of Duty
Climb the difficult wall and finish up the groove above the break.
 
1 Stars
Technical
7b
5
Minor Influx
The thin wall and hanging groove above the break.
 
1 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7b
6
Mass Exodus
Climb direct to a groove, step right and finish up Return to Sender.
 
Technical
7b
7
Return to Sender
The flaky wall and bulging upper rib left of the long shallow corner of The Reply. Pleasantly technical and sustained.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
6c
8
The Reply
Climb the corner direct. Moving left before the upper section reduces the grade to HVS 5a.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
E2 5b
9
Bayleaf's Beginnings
Shares the bolts with In the Nick of Thyme. Climb the wall just to the right of The Reply to a groove high on the wall. Move...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
6a+
10
In the Nick of Thyme
Wonderful climbing on some fine pocketed rock with a tricky move left at the mid-height overlap.
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
6c
11
Adventures in a Yorkshire Landscape
Climb to the first overhang and move over it to a hard groove that leads to an overlap. Finish direct over the overlap and up...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
E3 5c
12
Standing Traffic Ahead
The groove, roof and wall make an impressive line.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Strong
E4 6a
13
Late Night Final
The steep central line of overhangs is a fine but hard-won sport pitch on superb rock.
 
3 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
7a+
14
Diagonal Direct
An excellent varied pitch. Take the open groove to a ramp and then head rightwards around a bulge up to a break and right to a...
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
6b
15
Un-Christened
A fine line tackling the triangular niche after a start up Diagonal Direct.
 
3 Stars
Technical
7a
16
Police Brutality
Climb the groove right of Diagonal Direct to join it at the horizontal break. Make some perplexing moves to reach a...
 
2 Stars
Technical
7a+
17
D'Action Direct
Sustained moves up a groove, past a bulge and over a small overlap gain the break of Diagonal Direct. Finish up the wall on...
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7a+
18
Constabulary Duty
Climb the groove and step left to join D'Action Direct. Climb D'Action Direct to join and finish up Diagonal Direct.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7a
19
Touched by the Hand of Plod
The wall and groove is another very worthwhile outing.
 
2 Stars
Technical
7a+
20
Long Arm of the Law
Climb up and right to pass an 'arm-like' feature from where more hard moves gain a small finishing groove.
 
2 Stars
7c
21
Red Snapper
Very technical wall climbing.
 
2 Stars
Technical
7b+
22
Cop Out
Start up Red Snapper but head out right past an undercut.
 
2 Stars
7b
23
W.P.C. Lovely
Climb up the easy corner groove and then trend left to the finish of Cop Out.
 
1 Stars
6c
24
Birthday Suit
A right-trending line up the wall to a lower-off.
 6b+
25
Streaker
Climb direct to the lower-off shared with Birthday Suit.
 6b+
26
Bang to Right
The right-hand line. Climb to the right of the bolts at this grade.
 7a+
27
Bayleafs Beginnings
No description included yet.
 
2 Stars
E2 5b
28
Diagonal
No description included yet.
 
1 Stars
E1 5b