Climbs 42
Rocktype Rhyolite
Altitude 350m a.s.l
Faces SW

Charlotte Telfer, Hearth Direct E2 Yew Crags © S Lynch

Crag features

Yew Crags including: Yew Crag Buttress; Lower Buttress; Yew Crag Knotts; Zorro Buttress and Maidenstone Buttress. The climbs stretch from a wandering 150m to 15m high. Recommended E graders: Vulture(E3), Substitute(E1)and Hearth Direct(E1).

Approach notes

20 min walk uphill.

Substitute is awarded ** in the guide and gets the vote but no * on here.
Ian Jones - 11/Sep/14
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
 Yew Crag buttress 
2Yew Crag Buttress
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HVS 1
3Peregrine Buttress
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VD 2
4The Tarnished Blade
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VS 1
5Carrion
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HVS  
6Vulture
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E2 ** 
7After the Glitter Fades
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E2 ** 
8Charter Chimney
-
MS 1
 Lower Buttress 
10Holly Tree Grooves
-
HS **8
11AfternotionVS 3
12Flake and Crack
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HS *6
13Exudation
-
VS *3
14Dos Amigos
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VS *4
15Girdle of Lower Buttress
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VS  
16Yew Crag Gully
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VD  
17Midrib
-
D 1
 Yew Crag Knotts 
19Substitute
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E1 5b **31
20Hearth Direct
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E1 5b ***35
21Hearth
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E1 1
22Face the Music
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E1 5b *15
23The Garden Wall
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MS 5
24Eternal Spring
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E1 *12
25Chimney Buttress
-
HVS 3
26The Chimney
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VD 2
27Sweep
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MVS *6
28Milligram Route
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HS  
29Yew Crag Needle
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VS 4c *13
30Chimney Buttress DirectE1 5a 6
31BacklashE1 5b 8
32Poker
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E2 5c *9
 Zorro Buttress 
34Mark Of Zorro
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E1 5b **8
35Zeta
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E2 **3
36Banderas
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E1 **6
37Sabre Cut
-
HVS *2
 Maidenstone Buttress 
39maiden's twins
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HVS 5a *17
40maiden's cheek
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E2 5c *9
41Right Arete
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VS 5a *20
42Maiden's Gangway
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VS 4c *16
43Maiden's Chimney
-
D 2
44Maiden's Cave
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E1 *11
45Maiden's Nose
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HVS 1
 unchecked new routes 
47Maiden' BritainE2 5b 1
48Maiden's groove
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HVS 5b 1

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