Buttress 1

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There are only a small set of worthwhile routes on Buttress One but that means it tends to be quieter than elsewhere. Guidebook page 116.

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Face Route 2
8m. The cracks on the left are followed slightly rightwards to a shallow groove and a finish passing the left-hand side of a...
Face Route 1
8m. Pull over a bulge in the centre of the buttress then plod on up the striated face to a ledge and an interesting finish in...
2 user comments
1 Stars
First's Arete
8m. Climb into a grassy niche then exit right from this and take the crack on the right-hand side of the arete before moving...
1 user comment
1 Stars
Side Face
8m. The centre of the south-facing wall is climbed using a set of unhelpful shelving holds to a finish via a small niche.
4 user comments
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    "A nice, but committing sequence. It's pretty much all over by the time you want ..." 30/Sep

    Christmas Arete
    "Really two boulder problems separated by a ledge. Good moves though." 09/Aug

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    "Polish wasn't too bad (certainly no worese than the other popular routes on the ..." 03/May

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