Gallic Buttress

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Morning sun
45 mins

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Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
Route 4
12m. The left-hand arete of the face skirting the bulge rightwards. Step back left onto the final exposed arete.
1 user comment
 S 4a
2nd Holiday
12m. The left-hand chimney is awkward to start.
Route 3
12m. Climb the slabby wall past a useful ÔblobÕ.
Tuppence Ha'penny
12m. The kinked crack midway between the two chimneys.
Route 2
12m. The narrow wall trending right.
1st Holiday
12m. The chimney is climbed in classical fashion, passing the outside of the jammed boulder.
Route 1
12m. The thin crack left of the arete is good
1 Stars
Route Minus One
10m. The right arete of the buttress on its left-hand side.
 E1 5c
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  • Latest Comments

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    Route 4
    "Enjoyable route, not for the faint of heart as the only gear is low down." 17/May

    Cave Arete
    "The right hand finish is closer to Mod/Diff than 4a/b." 27/Jun

    Long Chimney Ridge
    "Sorry Iain, more VDiff than Severe, easier than Long Climb. Good protection. Veg..." 11/Apr

    Priscilla Ridge
    "Straightforward HVS" 10/Aug

    Tower Face
    "The start is hard 5a, but it is only one move and well protected. The rest is v..." 27/Jul

    Cave Arete Indirect
    "Rockfax line at the top seems ridiculous. You have to go up above it then drop b..." 14/Jul

    Tower Face
    "Surely a Top 50 route? The best VS on grit after Valkyrie, sustained, exposed, v..." 19/Mar

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