Outlook Buttress

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Above the upper section of flagged path that runs through the Plantation is a series of short walls with an interesting collection of routes. Several of the cracks provide great struggles at their respective grades.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
The Introvert
A retiring route on the shady wall climbing a crack then flakes trending left by long moves. Tough and always green.
1 user comment
 E2
2
Outlook Buttress
Climb the left edge of the buttress then follow the rounded break rightwards to a steep finish on slopers.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
HVS
3
Tying the Knot
Use the flake to reach the break then finish direct.
1 user comment
 E3
4
Look Before you Leap
The centre of the wall via a wild flying leap from undercuts.
 
Dyno
E1
5
Outlook Layback
The steep thrutchy corner crack at the back of the ledge.
5 user comments
 
1 Stars
Graunchy
S
6
A Thousand Natural Shocks
From the ledge, climb the left side of the short-lived arete.
 
Technical
E1
7
Weather Report
Climb the centre of the face, trending left, with a crux slap over the bulge for slopers. Finish direct. A popular 'snow-ball'...
 
2 Stars
E6
8
Nords with Attitude
Traverse left from the crack and climb the desperate scoop.
 
Technical
E4
9
Outlook Crack
The thin crack in the left-hand side-wall of the gully has some good moves where you could do with knowing how to jam. Big cams...
18 user comments
 
1 Stars
Graunchy
VS
10
Outlook Chimney
The fissure behind the leaning flake is hard to enter and to exit from. Big cams help. The grade is up for debate!
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
Graunchy
VS
11
I Didn't Get Where I am Today
Gain the front face of the flake, over the pocketed overhang, and climb it right then left. Technical and bold.
1 user comment
 
Technical
E3
12
Lookout Flake
A quick layback move gains the flake leading to a tricky exit.
6 user comments
 
1 Stars
S
13
Shard
Climb straight up the delicate slab to a mantelshelf finish.
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
HVS
14
Splinter
Trend right to climb the blunt rib in the centre of the slab.
8 user comments
 
1 Stars
HVS
15
Rebel Yell
Mantel up the left arete of the block on its left-hand side then the upper arete left again. All feels bit aimless and...
1 user comment
 HS
16
Delicatessen
Balance up the arete on its right-hand side.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
HVS
17
Tales of Yankee Power
Climb the left-hand side of the front of the block, on small finger-holds. Reachy and easier for the tall.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
E1
18
Flaky Wall
The flaky right side of the block leads to a swing left to reach its top. Finish easily. Unprotected where it matters.
8 user comments
 
Loose
E1
19
Bastille
The right arete of the face on its left-hand side is tough.
1 user comment
 
Technical
Loose
E1
20
Shaky Gully
The awkward wide corner-crack and continuation behind.
 
Graunchy
S
21
Amphitheatre Face
Reach the wall right of the groove with a triple jump start, or some technical moves. If all else fails, traverse in from the...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
VS
22
Ladder Cracks
The parallel cracks just left of the corner are awkward.
5 user comments
 
1 Stars
VD
23
Ladder Corner
The amiable corner that bounds the wall on its right
1 user comment
 D
24
Tears and Guts
The narrow but widening wall with overlaps just right.
1 user comment
 
Technical
E2
25
Whimper
The thin layback and wider upper section right again.
3 user comments
 S
26
Argus
Climb the upper arete starting from a ledge on the left - a belayer is a good idea if you don't want to fall miles. Swing onto...
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
E1