Wood Buttress

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Early morning sun
10 mins
Up and Down
Sheltered

Wood Buttress has some good mid-grade routes in a shady setting making it a good hot weather retreat. The grades and start ratings assume the routes are clean and dry!

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
I Shot Jason King
The bold left arete of the wall eases - eventually.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Fluttery
E5
2
Ten Minutes before the Worm
A mini-adventure. Climb the crack then trend out left to a rest in a niche. Continue up and left again to reach the arete then...
 
1 Stars
Fluttery
VS
3
God Save the Queen
The first continuous crack leads all the way to a cleaned finish through the gap to the left of the protruding pole.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
HVS
4
Gallows Pole
The crack-line that drops from the jutting post gives good sustained climbing.
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
HVS
5
The Disappearing Chip Buttie Traverse
A major expedition. Start immediately left the groove that bounds the wall on the right and climb diagonally rightwards passing...
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E1
6
Wednesday Corner
The long groove gives a good pitch. Exit right.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
VS
7
Insipidity
The next groove to the right in two sections passing a good ledge at half-height.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
VS
8
Dickie's Meadow
Graze up the final groove in the wall.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
HS
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    For EGERTON QUARRY

    Gallows Pole
    "Nice incut holds make this very enjoyable. No runners for the first 20 feet but..." 29/Mar

    Gallows Pole
    "A classic quarried grit crackline. Easy for the grade and pretty well protected,..." 28/Feb

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