Chimney Buttress

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Morning sun
5 mins
Uphill
Sheltered

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Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Paradox
12m. Climb the fine slanting crack in the south-facing wall passing a juggy niche until a short traverse right leads to airy...
5 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
E2 5b
2
Parasite
16m. The left arete of the front face is technical and bold, the iron hoop and a couple of peg runners provide the protection.
 
2 Stars
Technical
E5 6b
3
Leucocyte Left-hand
16m. Climb past the hoop to a good ledge out right then step left and enter the hanging crack (crux). Finish more easily.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
E2 5c
4
Leucocyte Right-hand
16m. From the ledge of the Left-hand climb the groove above and continuation crack with plenty of pumpy 'interest' to an...
4 user comments
 
2 Stars
VS 4c
5
The Hacker
16m. Climb the wall past twin overlaps then track and hack up the bold and technical wall above.
 
1 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
E4 6b
6
Central Route Top 50
16m. Climb the continuous crack line passing a ledge at 6m and taking care with a couple of rattling holds.
4 user comments
 
3 Stars
Strong
E1 5b
7
Max
18m. Climb straight up the wall to the overlap (poor rest in a niche) then follow the thin pumpy crack above.
4 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
E3 5c
8
Wombat Chimney
18m. The narrow hanging fissure is approached via steep crack and proves to be awkward and strenuous. Exit rightwards.
6 user comments
 
2 Stars
E1 5b
9
The Soot Monkey
18m. Climb the thin wall to a peg then continue right and left boldly to the break.
 
2 Stars
Crimpy
Fluttery
E6 6c
10
Steeplejack
46m. A rising girdle of the face following a natural line and offering well protected and strenuous climbing leading to a more...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E1 5c
11
Loopy
14m. An intimidating pitch, strenuous then delicate and always bold. Climb cracks to the hanging blocks then pass these...
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
Fluttery
E4 6a
12
Clean Sweep
26m. A swinging crossing of the 'good' horizontal break that splits the buttress will leave you well pumped'. Three pegs.
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E5 6a
13
Friends
12m. The centre of the wall is gained from the groove on the right. Flakes are used to reach the niche, which is entered...
 HVS 4c
14
The Corner
12m. The angular groove is pleasant though short-lived.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
VS 4c
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    For WILTON 1

    Cameo
    "I thought the gear was bomber, tricky bits always separated by rest ledges, and ..." 11/Jun top50

    Cheat
    "pretty standard for E3 5b. how hard you think will depend how many times you ch..." 12/May

    Fingernail
    "Tried this today, struggled to get off the ground the left start is a lot harder..." 21/May

    Chocolate Girl
    "Apparently reachin the crack is the crux, and the 'four pegs' might be better de..." 24/Mar

    Adrenaline
    "Reclimbed the other day by T.Dunn after the loss of the flake hold at the base o..." 10/Aug

    Supercrack
    "superb - would be a total classic if it didnt get so dirty. E3, despite some of ..." 19/Apr

    999
    "Would be worth 3* if it wasnt so dirty..." 13/Apr

    Max
    "probably is E3 (for being sustained) though low in the grade. start is not serio..." 05/Jul

    999
    "The crux is the bottom. The top is easy." 20/Jun

    Flingle Bunt
    "I thought that both the start move (line as described in the CC guide) and the m..." 19/May

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