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1
Way Fruitsome Experience
The short tough wall on the far left.
 HVS
2
Gunter
The bent crack is nice enough, but over too soon.
6 user comments
 
Technical
VS
3
Straight Crack
Follow the straight crack as it gradually widens. Difficulties escalate to a wide and awkward exit. Big gear is useful.
8 user comments
 
1 Stars
Graunchy
HS
4
Eric's Eliminate
Take the short crack in the flat face and the continuation above. Only spoilt by its proximity to Twisting Crack.
6 user comments
 
1 Stars
S
5
Twisting Crack
A fine climb, steep and intimidating, but on good holds. Climb the deep groove to the left edge of the roof (thread). Step left...
9 user comments
 
2 Stars
S
6
Kelly's Overhang
An amazing ascent for its day - it still sees much floundering. From Twisting Crack, make awkward moves to a poor rest on the...
18 user comments
 
3 Stars
Technical
Strong
HVS
7
Inaccessible Slab
Climb the short slab with a tricky move to stand in the horizontal break. The green groove just to the left is the easiest way...
3 user comments
 
Technical
S
8
Mouthpiece
An excellent counter-diagonal that is often overlooked. From the top of Inaccessible Slab monkey leftwards across the roof to...
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
Strong
E1
9
Smelly Roof
A tough line hugging the right edge of the big roof - creaky!
 
1 Stars
Strong
E4
10
Inaccessible Crack Direct
Climb the left arete of the recess and the crack to the foot of a groove which gives a steep and exciting finish. Traversing...
5 user comments
 
2 Stars
Strong
VS
11
The Beautician
From Inaccessible Crack, step left above the roof and climb to the break. Finish up the precarious right-trending scoop.
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
E3
12
Inaccessible Crack
Devious but also excellent. Follow the crack sprouting from the right edge of the recess to its end then traverse left to...
15 user comments
 
3 Stars
VS
13
Impossible Slab
A fine climb with a worrying finale. Start up the short crack and make hard moves (especially for the short) to easier ground....
9 user comments
 
3 Stars
E3
14
Eckhard's Arete
The left arete of the chimney is a polished eliminate.
 
1 Stars
Technical
HS
15
Eckhard's Chimney
Squirm the tight chimney. Things ease once past the blocks.
 
1 Stars
Graunchy
VD
16
Zen Boy
The left arete of Quietus. A long leap from the chimney gains poor holds near the lip where a desperate mantel/layaway sequence...
 
1 Stars
Technical
E7
17
Quietus Top 50
A superb roof climb; high in the grade. Climb a shallow groove to below the roof. Place solid runners then head out via good...
4 user comments
 
3 Stars
Strong
E2
18
Norse Corner Climb
An ancient tester. Pull onto the slab at a big pocket, head right to delicate moves to the flat ledge. Finish up the polished...
8 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
HS
19
Silence
Weave around the line of the previous climb, devious and varied.
 
1 Stars
Strong
HVS
20
Quietus Right-hand
From the large ledge on Norse Corner Climb, make a committing move to the hand-traverse leading out to the arete. Scary but all...
 
2 Stars
E4
21
Kelly's Variation
A variation start to Norse Corner Climb. Begin at a shallow scoop and climb to the first horizontal break, then move left to a...
5 user comments
 
1 Stars
S
22
King Kong
Bridge the shallow scoop up to the overhang, and reach over for a good hold. Then flick into the crucial mantelshelf, though...
6 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
E3
23
The Logic Book
The blunt arete is fingery and bold, especially for the short who will find it more like E4 6a, or even harder.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
E3
24
Sogines
The flakes just left of the corner give a quick sprint to a cave - beware loose blocks here. Finish to the left.
 
1 Stars
Loose
HVS
25
Neb Corner
The big angle on awkward polished holds leads to meadows.
 VD
26
Cent
Solo the narrow slab right of the corner. HVS with a side-runner.
3 user comments
 E1
27
Boyd's Crack
The crack right of the corner eases with height but becomes awkward to protect. A bit of a big boot route.
4 user comments
 
1 Stars
Graunchy
VD
28
Following On
A tricky and often green line 1m right of the crack.
 VS
29
Limbo
Start right of the easy break and climb to it, then step left to finish via the poorly-protected slab and ramp.
7 user comments
 S
30
Lost Soul
The slab just left of Tango Crack soon eases after a tricky start.
 S
31
Tango Crack
The straight crack; an awkward initial section but it eases above.
12 user comments
 
1 Stars
VD
32
Tango Buttress
A good slab with thin initial moves. Continue past another delicate section, which leads to the curving finishing flake. Not...
20 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
HS
33
Where did my Tan Go?
Climb just left of the arete to a break, move right and layback the arete. Low in the grade though harder for the short.
6 user comments
 
1 Stars
HVS
34
High Neb Buttress Arete
Bridge up and left out of the gloomy recess then move up and out right to access the arete. Finish up this.
 
1 Stars
S
35
High Neb Buttress
An ancient classic. Climb the rib under the centre of the buttress to a ledge (hard for the short). Up then right to climb the...
44 user comments
 
3 Stars
VS
36
High Neb Buttress Variations
Climb the tough thin crack then continue in the same line to the crux of the original. Move left (good small cams) then mantel...
6 user comments
 
2 Stars
VS
37
High Neb Edge
Climb the shallow groove just right of the arete to the horizontal break on the left. Continue up the flake until forced onto...
 
1 Stars
Technical
HVS
38
The Crypt Trip
Fingery and bold. Start under the right end of a thin overlap, climb up and left through the notch by a big reach, or undercuts...
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
Technical
E6
39
Old Friends Top 50
A classic Stanage E4 giving a bold outing. From the bottom right-hand corner of the face, climb a tiny groove to a poor rest....
4 user comments
 
3 Stars
Technical
E4
40
The Dalesman
The beckoning break gives a good pump with runners galore.
4 user comments
 
1 Stars
HVS
41
Ami
The amiable corner-crack is okay for an easy one.
 
1 Stars
Graunchy
M
42
Mantelshelf Climb
Climb the slabby face just right of the corner by a series of mild mantel moves. Finish up the shallow groove.
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
VD
43
It's a Cracker
The centre of the slabby face has an awkward well-protected move to enter the thin crack. Finish up steeper rock.
6 user comments
 
1 Stars
S
44
Sneezy
The right-hand arete has a tricky little move passing the nose.
4 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
HS
45
Little Slab
The narrow slab in the back left corner of the next recess.
 VD
46
Typical Grit
Climb the delicate narrow slab on the right-hand side of the bay to easier rock. Poorly protected and quite sketchy.
3 user comments
 S
47
Cave Buttress
Start just to the left of the cave and climb, passing perched flakes with care, to below the overhang. Move right past the...
7 user comments
 
2 Stars
S
48
High and Wild
Follow Cave Buttress to ledges then launch across the roof by a long reach and a ladder of jugs. Harder for the short.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
E3
49
Jeepers Creepers
Follow Cave Buttress to the roof then attack the short-lived hanging jamming crack. A lot harder for wall-bred climbers!
16 user comments
 
2 Stars
Strong
HVS
50
Caved In
A direct line up the right side of the arete to an awkward finish.
 VS
51
Cave Buttress Right-hand
Start right of the large fallen blocks and climb the wide crack and final steep wall on generally good holds.
4 user comments
 
1 Stars
S
52
Teenage Lobotomy
Harrowing climbing up the wall via wide breaks and slopers.
 E1
53
Fallen Archangel
Situated on a block in front of the crag. From sitting, pull up leftwards along the fallen arete and heave onto the top slab.
 
2 Stars
Strong
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  • Latest Comments

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    Burgess Crack
    "Changed from D * to D *, 0% of 1 vote for D" 23/Mar

    Broken In
    "Could also not fin an 5a move, but the climbing is good." 07/Jun

    Seranata
    "A decent little route with a hard move to start. Quite sustained for its stature..." 21/Oct

    Countess Buttress
    "(soft) VS 4b**. As good as Elis' Eliminate, etc. It may be better with a belay p..." 17/Aug

    Graviton
    "VS 5b would seem about right for me. The first mantel felt the hardest and the s..." 11/Jun

    Love Handles
    "Now that a rather stout chap has made Microbe V3, this is no longer a grade hard..." 06/May

    Cave Buttress Right-hand
    "Really nice route. Really solid protection for the first part of the climb, not ..." 10/Apr

    Headbanger
    "This makes a great, but pretty hard, V3 (E1 6a) if climbed on the not-terrifying..." 10/Oct

    Anniversary Arete
    "First moves are probably 5b, maybe the move on to the top slab too. Borderline ..." 23/Sep

    Impossible Slab
    "If you can put a side runner in for the lower crux can you use the crack for eit..." 02/Sep

    Orang-outang
    "Nice moves with a short crux." 25/Jul

    Impossible Slab
    "This route, if you start left of inaccessible crack, is 'Love of my knife'.It go..." 23/Jul

    Norse Corner Climb
    "Bit of a tricky start (fell on my back after a slip low down!) that leads into a..." 13/Jun

    Fate
    "I'm 5'8 and didn't find this reachy at all. I guess you could force a blinkered ..." 10/May

    Impossible Slab
    "a little confused, i started up beautician and then on the top slab climbed a li..." 27/Apr

    High Neb Buttress Variations
    "I found the 'hidden holds' but they didn't help me much - definitely more than 5..." 24/Apr

    Surgeon's Saunter
    "Probably the most fun I've had on a route so far this year. It's just a shame th..." 11/Apr

    Central Buttress
    "Hardest VS I have ever tried!" 26/Oct

    Central Buttress
    "The topo in the latest guide shows the initial traverse being high up, at the fi..." 12/Oct

    Richard's Sister
    "The entry into the wide upper crack is a bit awkward." 04/Oct

    Deuteronomy
    "Bloody awkward and hard work from the off. What appear to be bomber jams or sid..." 28/Sep

    Kelly's Overhang
    "Splendid fun. By Pythonists definition, I did the E1, but I like this sort of t..." 18/Sep

    Right-hand Tower
    "Monotonous climbing with baggy worn cam placements." 07/Sep

    Cent
    "I used to solo this regularly in the eighties when it was graded VS 5b. Whether ..." 26/Aug

    Slap 'n' Spittle
    "Don't see how this can be E4 6A as that would make it the same grade as Calvery...." 22/Aug

    Icy Crack
    "Gears not that bad. I'll agree it's not brilliant but there's a bomber medium nu..." 13/Aug

    Anniversary Arete
    "A great route, but very easy for E1 and 5B." 09/Aug

    Uno Cracks
    "Looks like a missing block/flake early on has made the start a bit harder." 09/Aug

    Hearsay Crack
    "My 1st outdoor climb, And my 1st E1 climbing route completed. Plz dont down grad..." 04/Jul

    The Ariel
    "Good warm up and solo" 25/Jun

    Another Turn
    "VS? a joke surely. Yes, it is unprotected, but VD standard climbing. Severe in ..." 13/Jun

    Kelly's Overhang
    "Either the hardest HVS going or a reasonable (although perhaps bottom end E1). ..." 06/Jun

    Doctor's Saunter
    "Climbed the start of this yesterday and continued on Doctor's Chimney. Was shock..." 11/May

    Fate
    "its down as the eaisest E2 in the graded list which it definatly isn't hard move..." 11/May

    Kelly's Eliminate
    "I would say this is potentially undergraded. It feels like 4b with very little ..." 20/Apr

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