Cave Buttress

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Bouldering
Evening sun
10 mins
Uphill
Sheltered

To the right of the Cinema Screen, across the slope is Cave Buttress which has better quality rock and routes than its near neighbour. The shortness of the climbs and decent landings also add to their attraction!

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Corner and Traverse
A groove in the north-facing wall, exiting up the right arete.
 
1 Stars
VD
2
Left Wall
Start right of the arete and spiral left onto the side-wall. Nice.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
f4+
3
Crew's Arete Left-hand
The left-hand arete of the narrow buttress on the left is steep and pumpy.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Strong
f5+
4
Crew's Arete
The roof. A classic tussle, easier for the talented and quite high.
2 user comments
 
3 Stars
Reachy
Strong
f5
5
Superdirect
The right-hand arete to a bulging finish.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Strong
f4+
6
Superwall
Take the narrow side-wall directly.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
Strong
Rounded
f5
7
Leo's Traverse
Climb into the undercut crack on Ordinary Route then make a gripping traverse out to the right below the big roof.
1 user comment
 
Pumpy
Fluttery
f4+
8
Ordinary Route
Climb leftwards into the corner then continue in the same direction to outflank the capping roof.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
HVD
9
I Was a Teenage Caveman
The centre of the big roof is approached directly from below and is crossed spookily on a set of rather suspect holds.Long...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
f7A+
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  • Latest Comments

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    Tradesman's Entrance
    "This description is misleading. 'Tradesman's Entrance' slaps out right to sloper..." 23/Jun

    Arete Route
    "Pity about the boring name - Ush Arete would be much better." 08/Apr

    Arete Route
    "Holds to R and, at top, the L used at grade given" 05/Jul

    The Hoop-La
    "Excellent moves; can be climbed on brilliant jambs or the wall right of crack. S..." 21/Aug

    Multi-Screen
    "these V grades are supposed to represent top-rope grades, or at least that's how..." 29/Dec

    Multi-Screen
    "Have the editors solo'd the 'boulder problems' on Great Wall and the Cinema Scre..." 20/Jul

    Multi-Screen
    "Very scary for a boulder problem. Hard pulls near the top (I knackered my finge..." 19/Jul

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