Very Far Skyline Buttress

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Afternoon sun
25 mins
Uphill

A secluded buttress which is a lesser companion to its neighbour Hard Very Far but still has a couple of good routes. Guidebook page 49.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Triple Point
8m. Slap and flap over the flat roof as for Wild Thing. Step up to a good wire slot, then head left to the arete and sprint up...
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
E1 5c
2
Wild Thing
6m. Enter the groove by frustrating moves and balance up it delicately. Pretty much all over after the first couple of moves,...
8 user comments
 
2 Stars
Strong
HVS 5c
3
Entropy's Jaw Top 50
8m. Start up Wild Thing but follow the impossibly-thin seam up the smooth slab to the right. Good but hard-earned small wires...
8 user comments
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
Fluttery
E5 6b
4
Script for a Tier
8m. Step out from the flake of Mild Thing to gain the face left of the undercut arete and sketch up this.
 
1 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E6 6c
5
Mild Thing
6m. Use the flake to gain the floral cracks. Well-named.
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
D
6
Art Nouveau
6m. A brilliant undercutting exercise "the best sequence on grit" up the rising diagonal overlap. The main small wire placement...
2 user comments
 
3 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
Fluttery
E6 6c
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