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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1
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...
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2
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
HVD
3
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
VD
4
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
 S 4a
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