Nosferatu

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Evening sun
18 mins
Uphill

The tall buttress of Nosferatu is the main attraction here although there is some good bouldering in the vicinity as well, both on the edge, and amongst the blocks below.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Sorb
10m. Balancy climbing up the left arete of the buttress (poor landing) leads to a good horizontal break and runners. An immense...
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
Reachy
Fluttery
E2 5c
2
Nosferatu
12m. From the fallen block (that used to belong to Sorb) climb the right-hand arete with cunning (as usual that is toe and heel...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
E6 6b
3
Reginald
10m. The narrow chimney to a rightwards exit. Low in the grade.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
VS 4b
4
Bad Attitude
Follow the flake to the ledge.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
V5 6C
5
The Attitude Inspector
The sharp arete by way of a dynamic leap. A great problem. The route continues to the top but no-one else does.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
Reachy
V6 7A
6
Nathaniel
10m. The right-hand chimney-crack gets harder with height. Big fists and big cams are both a considerable help.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
Graunchy
HVS 5b
7
The Knack
6m. The beckoning, hanging groove is desperate to access but is much easier once the first decent hold has been grasped.
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
E1 5c
8
Nick Knack Paddywack
8m. From below a flake pull up to the break (a V6 (6b) problem), traverse left and climb the wall to the top. The direct start...
2 user comments
 
Reachy
Technical
E2 6b
9
Less Bent
6m. Climb the arete (easier on the left) to the big horizontal break then move left around the arete to find a finish.
1 user comment
 
Reachy
S 4a
10
Zig-zag
10m. Climb the crescent-shaped crack to the break then move left to the arete. Finish here or on the left as for Less Bent.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Reachy
Pumpy
VS 4c
11
No Zag
8m. Climb the flake of Zig-zag to the break then step right to gain and climb the widening hanging crack with Diculty.
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
Strong
E1 5b
12
Ribbed Corner
8m. Take either crack, or the rounded blocks in between them, to a bridging groove which is the main interest.
2 user comments
 D
13
Unfinished Symphony
8m. Tackle the short hanging crack by leaping into it from the blocks on the right. A short but action packed battle!
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
Graunchy
HVS 5b
14
Left Bannister
10m. Mantel up the face just right of the shallow groove.
1 user comment
 
Fluttery
HS 4a
15
The Staircase
10m. The steep stepped cracks just left of the arete are juggy with good runners and rests.
10 user comments
 
1 Stars
S 4a
16
Confidence of Youth
8m. The elegant angular arete.
 
Fluttery
E3 6a
17
The Drainpipe
8m. The steep groove is a bit of a strenuous tussle.
10 user comments
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
Graunchy
HS 4b
18
Parson's Crack
10m. Climb the diagonal crack on the right to reach the top of The Pulpit. Finish direct - much harder for the short.
 
1 Stars
Reachy
HS 4a
19
Electrical Storm
Climb the rib from a sit-down start, onto a sloping ledge.
 
Strong
V7 7A+
20
Walker's Pulpit
10m. From the grass bank traverse the steps left to The Pulpit, then exit awkwardly leftwards.
 VD
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    Goliath
    "The top crack can be fisted. Tried to climb it as an offwidth for the full exper..." 02/Jun

    Pebble Mill
    "Soft - easier than The Knock or White Wand - Im only 5 10' aswell." 29/Oct

    Movie Star
    "An update - the older BMC guides describes moving in from the R (Surprise)and gi..." 13/Jul

    Zeus
    "Hard work but very worthwhile. Safe as houses - didn't detect any movement in th..." 28/Jun

    Roof Route
    "Looks pretty tame at first sight put its definately harder than it looks, lay aw..." 28/May

    Boggart Left-hand
    "I'm 5'9" and found the reach/dyno quite tricky. The repeated swings to the ..." 03/Dec

    The Knock
    "Did this onsight and thought E4 5c would be fair. pads or no pads, won't make m..." 20/Oct top50

    Life Assurance
    "First E6! so cant really comment on the grade, great line, not the best conditio..." 10/Oct

    Samson
    "it looks so much easier on hard grit..." 20/Sep

    Nathaniel
    "Nasty. Tape up well!" 13/May

    Byne's Crack
    "Felt pretty tough for VS 4B not sure if that's cause it's a while since I've led..." 09/Dec

    The Boggart
    "easier to solo but still 6b. really interesting tenuous moves." 06/Nov

    Guppy Arete
    "The description of this in the Peak Bouldering guide is a way overgraded 7a+ (pr..." 19/Aug

    Triglyph
    "A nice little route, awkward to get into the sentry box, but once you do its all..." 23/Jul

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