The Arete

Adjacent Areas
< Trident Buttress  |  None >

Trad
Sun from mid-morning
10 mins
Uphill

Across the grass slopes to the right is the final, small buttress. Although only short, the routes are on good rock. Whip up them all for a quick work-out.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Cracked Wall
The fingery twin cracks right of the easy groove.
2 user comments
 
Crimpy
HVS 5b
2
Overhanging Crack
Climb into the leaning fissure which is a bit beefy.
 VS 5a
3
The Arete
The central arete of the buttress, starting on the left then spiralling up the edge. A direct start is S 4b.
 
1 Stars
S 4a
4
Blinkers
The thin crack right of the arete eases with height.
 
1 Stars
VS 5a
5
Legs Over
The final offering up the centre of the wall is tricky to start.
 
1 Stars
VS 4b