Scout Buttress

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Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Arete Not
8m. The short wall and arete on the far left.
 HS 4a
2
Concrete Crack
8m. The thin and technical crack is gained from, and leads back into, the next route. The gear is good if you can stop to...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
E3 6a
3
Cement Mix
8m. The crusty central groove needed a bit more cement!.
1 user comment
 E1 5b
4
Tossers Wall
8m. Despite the name the technical wall just right is there for anybody who has the required talent!
 
Technical
Fluttery
E4 6b
5
Short Corner
8m. The groove on the right-hand side of the wall has a stubborn exit (peg).
 E1 5c
6
Start
8m. The 'shot holes' lead to and exit up a corner.
 D
7
Boomerang
8m. Climb onto a shelf at 3m then take the slab rightwards and finish through a notch.
 D
8
Puss Soldiers
8m. Another (un)attractively named and (un)popular desperate, the lac k of gear being only part of the reason!
 
Technical
E4 6b
9
Shallow Groove
10m. The shallow left-facing groove is worth seeking out being well protected and technical
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
HVS 5b
10
Shallow Green
10m. Pad rightwards up the slab to a peg, pull rightwards through the small overhang to a welcome jug then finish up the centre...
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
E2 5c
11
Shukokia
8m. The groove and ensuing thin crackline give good climbing to a tough exit.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Technical
E3 6a
12
Kung Fu
8m. The crack leads to a slot and then a steeper finish.
 
1 Stars
HVS 5a
13
Misunderstandings
8m. The left-hand of a pair of scalloped recesses give a delicate pitch, get your belaying calls sorted before you start.
 E1 5b
14
Roopy Roo
8m. The right-hand set of scoops are similar but easier.
 HVS 5b
15
Median Crack
10m. An awkward fissure leads to the ledge. Finish direct.
 HVS 5a
16
The Bod
10m. The left-facing corner is worthwhile.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
E1 5b
17
Disappearing Aces
10m. Despite good climbing the vicious groove sees little attention, hence the herbage!
 
1 Stars
Technical
E3 6a
18
Tweeker
12m. Climb the crack of Throsher then traverse out left to an awkward groove. Up this to a peg then make crucial moves to pass...
 
2 Stars
Fluttery
E3 5c
19
Throsher
12m. The crack line up the right-hand side of the tallest face in this part of the quarry is the best VS hereabouts. Nice...
4 user comments
 
2 Stars
VS 4c
20
Ledge and Groove
12m. From the ledge swing around right past the arete into the awkward tilted groove line and sprint up this with some...
 E1 5b
21
The Axe Wound
8m. Radical moves lead (rarely) up the well-brushed orange wall passing (or more usually pulling on) a couple of bolt runners.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Technical
E6 7a
22
S Groove
8m. The attractive sinuous groove in the pale wall down and right has now been soloed. It was formerly an E5 called against...
 
2 Stars
Technical
E8 6c
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  • Latest Comments

    For WILTON 2

    Wilton Wall
    "Bench mark E2 5c, very good climbing though." 14/Jun

    The Bod
    "Nice little climb and a little cleaner having seen a few ascents this year. Anot..." 25/May

    The Bee
    "my first ever E1 lead, scary but that was a long time ago" 20/May

    Falling Crack
    "Highly amusing, with no hard moves." 20/Jun

    Cement Mix
    "Pretty good route actually! Pumpy and steep with a classic Wilton top-out involv..." 23/May

    Shukokia
    "Some care required with placing gear at the top! Owch!" 04/May

    Wilton Wall
    "What a fantastic route! Beautiful climbing. Should be better known, but I'm qu..." 23/Apr

    Wilton Wall
    "Splendid! Considerably more amenable and less draining than it looks, with some ..." 20/Sep

    Throsher
    "Top route, and steady at the grade" 06/Aug

    Throsher
    "An excellent, steep, well-protected VS" 14/Jul

    Wilton Wall
    "very good climbing, amazing pro. quite pumpy up until the last move but extremel..." 23/Apr

    Throsher
    "An easier version of central crack in three" 22/Feb

    Concrete Crack
    "very soft for E3, quite technical though. Gear low down easy to place then plac..." 08/Jul

    The Bee
    "A little gem of a route. Feels committing moving left off the ledge but once you..." 19/May

    The Axe Wound
    "May well be harder and unrepeated since loss of crucial foothold" 28/Aug

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