Yew Crags

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

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).

Access notes
20 min walk uphill.

Guidebooks
Buttermere and St Bees (2008), Lake District Rock (2003),
Out of print: Buttermere & Eastern Crags (1992)

Climbs at this crag

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  Climb nameGrade
 YEW CRAG BUTTRESS 
2Yew Crag ButtressHVS
3Peregrine ButtressVD
4The Tarnished BladeVS
5CarrionHVS
6VultureE2 **
7After the Glitter FadesE2 **
8Charter ChimneyMS
 LOWER BUTTRESS 
10Holly Tree GroovesHS **
11AfternotionVS
12Flake and CrackHS *
13ExudationVS *
14Dos AmigosVS *
15Girdle of Lower ButtressVS
16Yew Crag GullyVD
17MidribD
 YEW CRAG KNOTTS 
19SubstituteE1 5b **
20Hearth DirectE1 5b ***
21HearthE1
22Face the MusicE1 5b *
23The Garden WallMS
24Eternal SpringE1 *
25Chimney ButtressHVS
26The ChimneyVD
27SweepMVS *
28Milligram RouteHS
29Yew Crag NeedleVS 4c *
30Chimney Buttress DirectE1 5a
31BacklashE1 5b
32PokerE2 5c *
 ZORRO BUTTRESS 
34Mark Of ZorroE1 5b **
35ZetaE2 **
36BanderasE1 **
37Sabre CutHVS *
 MAIDENSTONE BUTTRESS 
39maiden's twinsHVS 5a *
40maiden's cheekE2 5c *
41Right AreteVS 5a *
42Maiden's GangwayVS 4c *
43Maiden's ChimneyD
44Maiden's CaveE1 *
45Maiden's NoseHVS
 UNCHECKED NEW ROUTES 
47Maiden' BritainE2 5b
48Maiden's grooveHVS 5b
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Substitute is awarded ** in the guide and gets the vote but no * on here.
Ian Jones - 11/Sep/14
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