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The fine arete of the buttress has some good moves. © Rockfax

FA. Gary Gibson c2001

Hidden 15/May TR
Hidden 15/May Lead
Hidden 06/Sep/15 2nd
buxtoncoffeelover 06/Jun/15 TR

Nice layback moves (almost barn door).

with Ralph
ralphio 06/Jun/15 Lead O/S
with Nik
nickcanute ??/2015 Lead
ash_sak 11/Oct/14 Solo O/S
with Mark
GLO 06/Sep/14 Lead O/S
Eddie1234 26/Jun/14 Lead dog
lukebowman551 05/May/14 Lead dog
with Craig Shelley
Craig Shelley 05/May/14 Lead O/S
andybirtwistle 06/Jul/13 Lead

Tricky not the best warm up as there's an iffy move near the top.

with Keith Lonsdale
Reedymc 12/May/13 Lead O/S
Hidden ?/May/13 Lead
hotfeet 22/Sep/12 Lead
waynem1985 22/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 12/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Hickerz 15/Jul/12 TR dog
danieltuck 15/Jul/12 Lead O/S
biobuild 15/Jul/12 2nd O/S
with tuck, jay
rob 528 ??/2012 -
Hidden 01/Oct/11 Lead
paul79 22/Aug/11 Lead O/S
lozowen 05/Aug/11 Lead
with Sally Owen
gamp 11/Jun/11 Lead RP

first ascent went up large crack on right. Not the right way made it too easy. Leant off crack to the left to reach pocket under ledge on second climb.

with mark darby
darbstar 11/Jun/11 Lead dog
simon1965 04/Jun/11 Lead O/S

Nice moves worthwhile climb

with dom
R8JimBob88 11/May/11 Lead O/S

Not really my style but a good change. Sustained

with Laura
Hidden 11/Jul/10 Lead O/S
Hidden 11/Jul/10 Lead dog
dashitboarder 05/Jun/10 Lead dog

Belay is terribly rusty - some tat there and a pillar - may be advisable to abseil off instead of lowering.

with Jess
MD 23/May/10 Lead
with Heg
AMarchant 23/May/10 Lead O/S
with Anthony Eccles
Daniel Heath 04/May/10 2nd O/S
Souljah 18/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Alister
lrandall 06/Mar/10 Lead O/S

Weaved around the arete quite alot to find the moves. Quite sustained with no real crux section. Although the swing back right around the arete to reach the lower off felt bold, despite being very close to the highest bolt.

with Alex
MilesMcgennity 29/Aug/09 TR β
with oli, liam
Oliver Branagan 29/Aug/09 Lead β

Short and sweet, good variation of moves.

Chris the Tall 01/Jul/09 Lead O/S

White Wand with bolts !! And more holds. Ok an easier angle too, but still very good

Hidden 01/Jul/09 Lead O/S
markhilton 14/Jun/09 Lead O/S
daveagriff ??/2008 Lead
Jarin 16/Sep/07 Lead O/S
with Mita
danny 7a+ 11/Jun/07 Lead
with kev ,ryan
kevin k ?/May/07 Lead
with Ryan
katie75 ?/May/07 Lead
with ryan
AlanDavis ?/Jul/06 TR
with Howie
Roget 11/Jun/06 Lead O/S
uphillnow ?/Jun/04 Lead
Hidden ??/2002 -
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