Brother's Buttresses

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Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Barbara
10m. A pleasant flaky crack.
 
1 Stars
VD
2
Jelly Baby Slab
12m. The slab is pleasantly precarious.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
VS 4c
3
Sliding Chimney
12m. The chockstoned rift.
 S 4a
4
Spacerunner
18m. The left-hand side of the main face is difficult in it lower section, then eases above half height.
 
1 Stars
E4 6a
5
Legacy
20m. The long rising diagonal gives a fine pitch, well protected and with excellent positions.
3 user comments
 
3 Stars
HVS 5a
6
Intestate
18m. Follow Legacy to middle of its traverse then climb the centre of the wall to a finish up a short crack. The obvious Direct...
4 user comments
 
3 Stars
E1 5b
7
Big Brother
As height dependent as the name suggests. Climb the steep left-hand edge of the recess and the steep crack above to Legacy....
4 user comments
 
3 Stars
E2 5c
8
Kinsman
18m. Start up big Brother but swing right and climb the difficult blunt arete to the easier upper section of Legacy.
 
1 Stars
E4 6b
9
Brother's Eliminate
18m. Climb out of the cave via the slanting crack and follow it right to a niche. Step out left and climb the wall.
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
HVS 5a
10
Squatter's Rights
16m. The wall on the right is climbed desperately to the niche on the Eliminate and a choice of finishes.
 
1 Stars
E3 6b
11
Little Boy Blue
16m. Climb left of the arete to reach a ledge with difficulty. Finish up and left over a perched block.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
E1 5c
12
Blue Jade
16m. The direct finish is rather more taxing.
 E3 6a
13
Big Traverse
30m. Climb the short wall to ledges then traverse left rounded the rib. Continue past Legacy and along the upper break to the...
 
1 Stars
VS 4b
14
Round Chimney
12m. The bounding chimney.
 VD
15
Razor Crack
12m. The straight slash in the wall of the chimney.
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
S 4a
16
The Les Dawson Show
12m. Ribald fun up the right-hand side of the rounded arete.
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
E4 6a
17
Growth Centre
12m. The steep wall leads with difficulty to a desperate finale.
 
1 Stars
E4 6b
18
Dunisnane
16m. Take the crack to its end then move right to a flake and at its top trend right again to a finish on the arete.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
VS 4b
19
The Savage Breast
12m. Climb the wall right of the crack to the break then the upper wall to a tricky finale.
 
1 Stars
E1 5b
20
Motherless Children
14m. The arete on its left-hand side passing the bulges with difficulty.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
E1 5c
21
Pot Belly
14m. Climb right of the arete to below the bulging gut and pull over it with difficulty.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
E2 5c
22
Tum Tum
12m. The wide fissure is not for the gravitationally challenged.
 HVS 5b
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    Dunisnane
    "Spelt 'Dunsinane' isnt it." 20/Jan

    Ashop Crack
    "I believe it is E2 5b in the new Western Grit (not got it with me) - the Moorlan..." 12/Jul

    Ashop Crack
    "Something must have changed on this route, because the move through the overhang..." 11/Jul

    Jelly Baby Slab
    "Climbed it this year" 11/Jun

    Razor Crack
    "I concur. Surprisingly juggy and more independent of the chimney than it looks. ..." 25/Jul

    Twisted Smile
    "Intimidating start, gradually easing but pretty sustained. If it was on Stange t..." 03/Sep

    Ashop Crack
    "Indeed I did and again after. My old guide had no comments on the grade - so eit..." 13/Aug

    Ashop Climb
    "Much better than it looks" 12/Aug

    Intestate
    "Starting from Big Brother and traversing the break left makes a better start wit..." 12/Aug

    Wind Wall
    "I Dont believe this route exists, unless you traverse right much higher." 11/Jun

    Downbyne
    "The finish is excellent" 19/Mar

    Eureka
    "The description "weave through the bulges" implies going left and righ..." 10/Sep

    Ashop Crack
    "A full on sandbag at VS! The crux needs a camalot 4 for pro or equivalent. The..." 16/Jul

    Eureka
    "Definitely 3 starts for me. The move out from underneath the over hang to the ar..." 03/Jul

    Big Brother
    "I found the reach to obvious hold above the break impossible (5'5" fyi). Is..." 03/Jul

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