Lower Central Buttress

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Evening sun
Uphill
10 mins
Sheltered

This wall is well-hidden from above but is worth a look, especially if it is blowing a gale since it is reasonably sheltered by the trees. The routes are only short although Crumpet Crack will be found long enough for most.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Blue Light
6m. The left-hand side of the wall, using the arete.
1 user comment
 E1 5c
2
In the Pie
8m. An eliminate up the centre of the wall.
 E1 6a
3
Pigeonhole Wall
8m. The left-facing corner is worth seeking out.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Technical
VS 5a
4
Pigeonhole Arete
8m. The blunt rib is excellent.
 
1 Stars
Technical
E1 5c
5
Crack of Doom
8m. Enter at your peril. Yuk!
1 user comment
 VD
6
Whimper
8m. The wall just right of the corner past some pockets.
 
Crimpy
E2 5c
7
Wafer Wall
8m. Bold climbing with thin moves.
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
Fluttery
E1 5b
8
Z Route
10m. A long diagonal along the overlap to a finish above the roof.
 
1 Stars
VD
9
Z Route Direct
10m. Climb direct to the traverse of the previous route. It has little to do with cracks.
 S 4a
10
Oblique Crack
9m. Climb the diagonal crack left of the big roof.
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
VD
11
Muffin Crack
9m. The big roof is split by two prominent cracks. This route follows the lesser left-hand crack.
 
1 Stars
Strong
HVS 5b
12
Crumpet Crack
9m. The central crack is a classic struggle but lay off the crumpets before you give it a go.
2 user comments
 
3 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
E3 6a
13
Hades Crack
8m. The slashing diagonal line right of the roof.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
HS 4b
14
Wild Oat Wall
8m. Step left out of Two Step Crack onto the tricky wall.
2 user comments
 HVS 5b
15
Two Step Crack
8m. Climb the corner.
 VD
16
Honeycomb Wall
7m. Follow big holds up the steep wall.
 
1 Stars
VS 4c
17
Nameless Wall
6m. Just off the topo. Climb the wall over the narrow right-hand edge of the low bulge.
 VS 5a
18
Nameless Crack
5m. The short thin crack.
 S 4a
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