Central Buttress Direct* VD
[Central Buttress direct VD, 2 kb]14m. Start at the lowest part of the butress right of the sapling directly up to a tthin delicate left hand crack, real nice positive holds with very few protection until several meters up. A great climb

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Very wet weather, seconding SAMs climb
ajb1 - 2nd O/S - 30/Oct/14 with Sam Beaumont

craggybear - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/14

Hidden - Solo O/S - 28/Aug/14

cragmole - Solo rpt - 28/Aug/14

dapperdan - Solo - 16/Aug/14

Easy scrambling until one move that's a bit of a smear - freaked me out with no gear in at all. The top has some gear and more interesting line if you keep left.
Dandelion - Lead dog - 16/Aug/14

Will Barber - Lead - 15/Aug/14 with Rachael

cragmole - 2nd rpt - 22/Jul/14 with Chris Horrocks- PMC

Simonpeel - Lead O/S - 09/Jul/14

cragmole - Solo O/S - 29/Jun/14

duffy82 - Lead - 11/Jun/14

philgillespie - 2nd - 11/Jun/14

Will Gordon - Lead O/S - 27/May/14 with Clare Wolstenholme

Chris lead clean
chris74 - 2nd rpt - 27/May/14 with Chris. H, martin

daveagriff - Lead O/S - 19/May/14 with Stuart Hossack

Sarahs first outdoor climb
Dave Richards - Lead rpt - 04/May/14 with Sarah Rudge

Dave Richards - Solo rpt - 29/Apr/14

May as well have been a solo.
anaesthetic - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/14 with Mark

amy - Lead - 09/Apr/14

chris74 - 2nd rpt - 01/Apr/14 with sean

Dan Kennedy - Lead O/S - 26/Mar/14 with Zoe Johnston

zojo91 - 2nd O/S - 26/Mar/14 with Daniel Kennedy

will_benfold - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/14 with Hester

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Mar/14

Jacob Forshaw - Solo rpt - 09/Mar/14

all climbs today wet and slimy
chrisbartlett - TR O/S - 17/Jan/14

chrisbartlett - Lead β - 17/Jan/14

Chris Manasseh - 2nd - 30/Nov/13 with Joe Roberts

Hidden - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/13

Dave Richards - 2nd O/S - 03/Sep/13 with Sarah Keast

Flying ant day, top of the crag was covered in them!
Neil Conway - Lead rpt - 22/Aug/13 with Fulchy

Lots of Flying Ants....
Fulchy - 2nd O/S - 22/Aug/13 with Neil Conway

Partner: Slim
Connolly8684 - Lead O/S - 27/Jun/13

monkeymark - 2nd rpt - 24/Jun/13

Hidden - Solo O/S - 11/Jun/13

Josh Hoyle - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/13

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 06/Jun/13

JonathanJones - Solo O/S - 31/May/13

LauraJane - Lead O/S - 09/Apr/13

TallPaulT - Lead O/S - 2013

Hidden - Solo - 2013

Hidden - Solo O/S - 27/Oct/12

Martin Imms - Lead O/S - 06/Sep/12

Hidden - Lead - 11/Aug/12

J25 - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/12 with Lucy Porter

Chris1234H - Lead O/S - 07/Jul/12 with Samjharding95

Slimey as wet and overcast with occasional showers
Jacob Forshaw - Lead - 03/Jul/12

Alastair - Lead - 25/May/12 with Jane Edwards

bgreen3761 - Lead O/S - 24/May/12

Hidden - Lead rpt - 20/May/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/May/12

Donald Kelly - Lead rpt - 06/May/12 with Daria

Hidden - May/12

carl_123 - Lead rpt - 25/Mar/12 with rach

a very simple scramble
agolay - Lead O/S - 17/Aug/11 with Alec

Hidden - TR - 05/Aug/11

Peter Metcalfe - 2nd - 02/Aug/11 with Cath Sullivan

Mark Collins - Solo O/S - 30/Jul/11

bgreen3761 - 2nd O/S - 04/Jul/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/11

Hidden - TR - 21/Jun/11

eccyamigo - Solo O/S - 01/Jun/11

milodog - Solo - 01/Jun/11 with eccyamigo

happy_c - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Apr/11

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 15/Apr/11

Dave Richards - 2nd O/S - 14/Apr/11

Donald Kelly - Lead O/S - 14/Apr/11 with Dave R PMC

sjbrook - 2nd O/S - 14/Apr/11 with PMC

Hidden - 2nd - 02/Mar/11

joe.91 - Solo rpt - 20/Feb/11 with Kate Slack, Sarah Harrison

norman hilton - Feb/11

joe.91 - Solo rpt - 31/Aug/10 with Thomas Reid

chris74 - 2nd rpt - 30/Aug/10 with s. a

chris74 - Solo O/S - 27/Aug/10

joe.91 - Solo rpt - 24/Aug/10 with Marita Kirkham, David Kirkham

kev82 - Lead rpt - 11/Aug/10

calephetos - 2nd - 11/Aug/10

DerwentDiluted - Solo - 07/Aug/10

kev82 - 2nd O/S - 04/Aug/10

JonnyNoLegs - 2nd O/S - Jul/10

Had a pair of novices with us. Easy first climbs for them.
monkeymark - TR O/S - 17/May/10

cassandra - Lead O/S - 15/May/10 with Adam Hodgkinson

adamho - 2nd O/S - 15/May/10 with Cassandra Hodgkinson

nickhoward - Lead - 16/Apr/10 with Georgina Xie

joe.91 - Solo rpt - 06/Apr/10 with Dave Docherty

Andyh83 - Lead O/S - 2010

Albanian - 2010

jonwright - Lead O/S - 2010 with peter

Tried finishing up the crack but it was too wet, went up the ledges to the right.
KarlH - Lead O/S - 17/Nov/09 with Gemma

Zygoticgema - 2nd O/S - 17/Nov/09 with KarlH

A bit of a bash through the heather
dscnly - TR - 18/Oct/09 with Adam

kevin - Solo - 14/Aug/09

markw - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/09 with Tor

Tor - 2nd O/S - 07/Jun/09 with mark

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Jun/09

joe.91 - 2nd rpt - 05/Jun/09 with Thomas Reid

andrewinglis - Lead - 04/Jun/09

joe.91 - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/09 with Dad

Sam Ash - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/09 with Dave Docherty

ratm - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/09 with Andy Inglis

carl_123 - Lead O/S - 24/May/09 with jessie

Kevin Camplin - 2nd O/S - 22/Apr/09 with Neil Conway

Josh Hoyle - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/09

quirky - Solo - 2009

FrankW - Lead O/S - 25/Aug/08 with Colin Adams

Sam Ash - TR O/S - 14/Jul/08 with Joe Ashworth

joeashworth - TR - 14/Jul/08 with Sam Ashworth

Neil Conway - Lead rpt - 09/Jun/08 with Liz Stygall

lizstygall - 2nd O/S - 09/Jun/08 with Neil Conway

bigglesbutcha - Solo - 08/Jun/08

Calder - Solo O/S - 21/May/08

wheelo - 2nd - 17/May/08 with cas

cas smerdon - Lead - 17/May/08 with john wheeler

Neil Conway - Lead rpt - 13/May/08 with Dave Cowling

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 02/May/08

Hidden - Lead - 02/May/08

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 22/Apr/08

sargy - Lead O/S - 21/Apr/08 with Ed Braithwaite

Hidden - Lead rpt - 02/Apr/08

Neil Conway - 2nd rpt - 02/Apr/08 with Jimbo MSider

Hidden - 2008

Hidden - Solo O/S - 20/Oct/07

Neil Conway - Solo rpt - 20/Oct/07 with Jimbo MSider

steven - Solo - 07/Oct/07 with Maggie

mozza1234 - 2nd O/S - 04/Sep/07

iceferret - 2nd - 04/Sep/07 with Pam Crookston

Neil Conway - Lead rpt - 02/Feb/07 with Duncan

joebo - 2007

joebo - 2007

Hidden - 2007

jsw1 - 2nd O/S - 16/Aug/06

Matt - BodyPoint - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/06 with Dave Wylie

Jon Wickham - 2nd O/S - 17/Aug/05 with Neil Conway

frazzle11 - TR rpt - Mar/05

Neil Conway - Lead O/S - 2005

Lord of Starkness - Lead - 2005 with Netsrik

cjphillips - Solo - 18/May/03

Hidden - Jun/02

Hidden - 1989

goi.ashmore - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/85

Simon Holden (LCandCC) - Solo O/S - 1982

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 30/Sep/68

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