Cave Buttress

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Boulder
Afternoon sun
Uphill
7 mins
Sheltered

A steep buttress with some big holds, an easy line and a desperate roof.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Corner and Traverse
6m. A groove in the north-facing wall, exiting up the right arete.
 
1 Stars
VD
2
Left Wall
6m. The crimpy centre of the north-facing wall is worthwhile.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
V0 5a
3
Crew's Arete Left-hand
6m. The left-hand arete of the narrow buttress on the left is steep and pumpy.
 
1 Stars
Strong
V2 5c
4
Crew's Arete
6m. The centre of the overhangs give a classic tussle - easier for the talented.
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Reachy
Strong
V1 5b
5
Superdirect
6m. The right-hand arete to a bulging finish.
 
1 Stars
Strong
V0 5a
6
Superwall
6m. Take the narrow side wall directly
 
1 Stars
Strong
Rounded
V1 5b
7
Leo's Traverse
10m. Climb into the undercut crack on Ordinary Route then make a gripping traverse out to the right below the big roof.
 
Pumpy
Fluttery
V0 5a
8
Ordinary Route
8m. Climb leftwards into the corner then continue in the same direction to outflank the capping roof.
 
1 Stars
VD
9
I Was a Teenage Caveman
8m. The centre of the big roof is approached directly from below and is crossed with trepidation on holds that are not above...
 
1 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
Fluttery
V7 6c
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    Arete Route
    "Pity about the boring name - Ush Arete would be much better." 08/Apr

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