Plinth Buttress Area

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Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Spring Box Crack
8m. Climb the awkward open groove.
 
1 Stars
VS 4c
2
Yellow Fever
8m. The facing groove.
 VD
3
Spring Fever
8m. The cracks in the right-hand wall of the groove.
 S 4a
4
Trio
10m. The groove and cracks left of the main arete.
 S 4a
5
Being Boiled
12m The elegant arete.
 
1 Stars
E1 5b
6
Under Pressure
10m. The centre of the slab is approached over an overhang.
 
1 Stars
E1 5a
7
Smilosity
10m. The chimney with a boulder across its top.
 D
8
Funny Thing
12m. A diagonal crack gives access to the bulging face.
 
2 Stars
VS 4c
9
The Plin
12m. The groove is approaches over a small bulge.
 VD
10
Plinth Chimney
12m. The widening chimney.
 
1 Stars
VD
11
Altered States
12m. The poorly protected front ace of the Plinth.
 
1 Stars
E3 5b
12
Safety Plin
10m. The right-bounding crack.
 
1 Stars
S 4a
13
Plinth Arete
10m. The right arete of the Plinth.
 
1 Stars
S 4a
14
Finger Wall
8m. From the finger of rock trend right then exit to the left.
 VS 4c
15
Cracked Nose
8m. The cracked nose and bulges above.
 VS 4c
16
Writer's Cramp
8m. Pull through the roof to enter the groove and finish up the wall.
 
2 Stars
VS 4c
17
Bebop
10m. Climb the narrow roof and wall left of the chimney.
 HS 4b
18
Black Chimney
10m. The rift to a bridging exit.
 VD
19
Droppings
8m. The zigzag cracks in the wall to the right of the chimney.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
VD
20
Gray's Wall
12m. The wall right of the arete to a finish up the short arete above.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
HS 4b
21
Ernie's Chimnack
12m. The widening crack and v-groove.
 
1 Stars
HVD
22
Y Climb
10m. Why not? The flake to a choice of finishes.
 D
23
Wrinkled Wall
10m. The steep wall is best done quickly.
 
1 Stars
HS 4b
24
Thin Crack
8m. The crack on the right.
 VD
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