Climbs 415
Rocktype Gritstone
Altitude 420m a.s.l
Faces SW

Long Tall Sally, E1 5b, Burbage North. © stuart100

Crag features

A fairly continuous section of small natural buttress (8 - 15m) of good grit. A popular Summer evening soloing and bouldering venue with routes mainly in the lower to middle grades. Classics include Mutiny Crack (VS 4b), The Knight's Move (HVS 5a), Obscenity (VS 4c), Amazon Crack (HS 4a) and Long Tall Sally (E1 5b). 

Approach notes

Approach from the Upper Burbage Bridge (SK 263829 - car parking) in less than 2 min! A more leisurely approach can be made up the Burbage Valley from just below The Fox House Inn (SK 267803). Both starts accessible by bus from Sheffield.

Access Advice

No access problems. The area is part of the Eastern Edges SSSI designated for its assemblage of breeding birds - please make sure dogs are under control to protect birds and sheep: the grazier has reported losses.

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Eastern Grit

Updated and expanded edition of the award-winning Peak Grit East. Covers all the best routes on the eastern Gritstone edges of the Peak District - Wharncliffe, Rivelin, Dovestone Tor, Bamford, Stanage, Burbage North, Higgar Tor, Burbage South, Millstone, Lawrencefield, Yarncliffe, Froggatt, Curbar, Baslow, Gardoms, Birchen, Chatsworth, Cratcliffe, Black Rocks
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The footholds above the bulge on Long Tall Sally are getting a bit polished
Impact John - 24/May/04
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
 The Chant 
2North RoofV3 80
3RT Wallf5+ 102
4RT Wall - Right sideV2 45
5Route 1HS 4b *1135
6Route 1.25f5+ 168
7Route 1.5f5 *687
8Route 2S 4a *1791
9Route 2.5f5 *490
10Route 3S 4a *1698
11Route 3.5f6A 69
12Route 4f5+ *316
13Route 5HVD 4a 523
14First Wall TraverseV2 102
15Cranberry WallVD 775
16Cranberry CrackVD 1594
17The ChantHVS 5a *1195
18The Chant Direct FinishE2 6a 88
19Chant - Direct StartHVS 5b 172
20Chant - Right SideHVS 5c 72
2120 Foot CrackS 4b *1996
22The Twenty Foot TraverseV3 49
23Curse - Left SideVS 5b 78
24The Cursef5 *709
25Lost in Francef5+ *523
 Triangle Buttress 
27Triangle Buttress Girdle
-
S 4b 44
28Little PlumbD 913
29Base Over ApexVS 4c 324
30BaselessHVD *1073
31Triangle Buttress AreteVD *1215
32Triangle Buttress DirectS 4a *709
33Triangle Buttress Direct Startf5 713
34Triangle CrackHVD 4a *732
35Leaning WallS 4b 252
36Leaning Wall Really DirectE1 6a 22
37Leaning Wall DirectHS 5a *706
38Little White JugVS 4c *411
39Big Black 'unHVS 5a *248
40SteptoeM *848
41... and SonD 44
42Triangle Buttress Low Level TraverseV3 34
 Banana Finger 
44Monkey WallM 785
45Monkey Wall DirectD 45
46Monkey Wall Slot *VS 4c 1
47Definitive 5.12
-
f6C *66
48Cinzano Roof
-
f7B 7
49Cinzano Roof (RH Start)f6C *6
50Monkey CrackV1 59
51Monkey CornerHVD *825
52Monkey Corner VariantV2 23
53Banana Arete
-
V2 108
54Banana Reversef7A 100
55Banana Finger Directf6C *321
56Banana Fingerf6A **1095
57Banana Right-handV2 19
58Sloper Pullf6C *29
59Monk OnHVS 5b 119
 Overhanging Buttress 
61Ad InfinitumS 4a *251
62Little Brown Thug
-
V5 31
63Wednesday ClimbHVS 5b *385
64Life in a Radioactive Dustbinf6C *82
65The Disposable BubbleE4 6b 21
66Overhanging Buttress DirectS 4a *1273
67Overhang Buttress VariationVD 4a 114
68Overhanging Buttress AreteM *1052
69Burgess FaceHS 4c 204
70Burgess ButtressD 651
71Burgess StreetD 392
72Union StreetS 4a 11
 All Quiet Area 
74All Quiet on the Eastern Frontf6A+ *289
75All Quiet Directf7A+ 54
76All Sit-Down
-
f7B+ 6
77The BuskerVS 4c 438
78Bracken AreteVS 4c 83
79Bracken CrackHVD 4a *652
80Green SlabVS 5a 527
81Fallen Slab LipV6 36
 Remergence Buttress 
83The GroganHVS 5c *248
84GroatE1 6b 7
85Al's AreteE1 5c 4
86Wollock Left HandE1 5b 7
87WollockHVS 4c *333
88Wollock DirectHVS 5c 71
89Wollock problemV2 16
90PulcherrimeVS 4b *938
91Slanting CrackVD 341
92Small is Beautifulf7A *88
93Slanting GullyD 191
94Chockstone ClimbVD *187
95SnatchE3 6a 3
96Stomach TraverseHVS 4c *104
97TiptoeVS 4c *111
98GymnipodiesE4 6b  
99The Hanging Ribf6B **373
100Submergence
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f7C 27
101Blind Drunk
-
f8A 6
102RemergenceE4 6b **40
103Remergence Start
-
f6B 334
104Blind DateE4 7a *15
105Blind Date Start
-
f7B+ 58
106Blind Fig
-
f7C 19
107Blind Ali
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f7B+ 19
108Break Traverse
-
f7C+  
109One sloper eliminatef7B 13
110Two sloper eliminatef6C 29
111Mutiny CrackHS 4b ***1640
112MeddleHVS 5a *202
113DetourS 4a *335
114DiversionHVS 5a 39
115Dead Tree CrackHS 4b *124
116Tree Stump Traverse
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V2 65
117Side FaceS 4a 131
118Side Order ChaosVS 5a 26
119And BeakerHVS 5b 10
120Tiny Slab - Left Arete
-
V0+ *273
121Tiny Slab - LeftV1 *315
122Tiny Slab - RightV2 *205
123Tiny Slab - Right AreteV4 67
124SolitudeV5 33
 Ash Tree Boulders 
126Ash Tree Big SlabVB 29
127Gruesome MantelV3 *16
128Jammed Block MantelV2 21
129Easy AreteVB 30
130Undecut Block LeftV0+ 23
131Undercut Block RightV0+ 23
 Ash Tree Wall 
133Ash Tree Little SlabV1 27
134Sunlight CallerVS 5b 65
135Oak FaceHS 4b 80
136Boggle BoothroydVS 4c 43
137The Last Great ProblemHVS 5c 16
138Striker Left-handf7A+ **20
139Strikerf7C+ 4
140Beach Tea OneHVS 6a *27
141Ivy TreeHVS 5b *186
142Poison IvyE1 6a 18
143All Star's GoalE1 6a 57
144Evening WallE1 5b *227
145Wall ChimneyS 4a *98
146Happily Ever AfterE6 6c *3
147NefertitiE6 6c *12
148Wall CornerHVD 4a *736
149Wall Corner The Direct FinishVS 4c *134
150Ash Tree AreteVS 4c 28
151Ash Tree GirdleS 4a 39
152Ash Tree VariationsVS 5c *588
153Ash Tree WallS 4a **1559
154Ash Tree Wall EliminateVS 5b 51
155Ash Trees ForeverHVS 5b *223
156Ash Tree CrackVD *1376
157Artificial StimulantE2 5b *198
158Bilberry CrackVD *1150
159Bilberry FaceS 4a 700
160Bilberry AreteM 295
161Calvin KlimbE4 6b  
162Twin CracksVD 20
163Rope TrickHS 4c 26
164Who Needs Ropes?M 43
165Head-BangerS 28
166A Phenomenological ProblemHVS 5b 22
167Late Night AnticsHVS 5c 2
168Early Morning PerformanceHVS 5c 14
169With a Little Help from my FriendsE1 5b 2
170NavanaE6 6b *2
171Leaning Block CrackVD 60
172Living in OxfordE7 7a **2
173Sitting in Oxfordf7A+ *7
174Puckf7B *5
175Superstitionf8A ** 
176The Promisef7C ***2
177Green ChimneyVD *91
 The Terrace 
179The Terrace Left-handf7C 4
180The Terrace
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f7C+ 117
181Jason's Roof
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f7C 5
182Jason's stand-upV6 30
183Hanging arÍteV7 9
184Hanging WallV5 38
185La Terrace
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f8A  
186Hanging Wall Sitterf7A 74
 The Sphinx Area 
188Giza
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f7C 26
189The Sphinx
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E5 6c 26
190Voyagerf8B ***3
191Voyager Sit Start
-
V14  
192Sputnikf7B *1
193Cleo's Edge
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f5+ 328
194Cleo's Right Hand
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V0- 153
195Cleo's SlabVB 53
196Cleo's Other EdgeVB 45
197Sphinx SlabV0 27
198Roof Goofe
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f6B 97
199Roof Goofe Right
-
V4 33
200Jetty Aretty
-
V2 68
201Jetty ButtressHVD 4b **95
202Jetty NoseV3 25
203Pocket Passerf6A+ 116
204Jetty BulgeV4 76
205Safe Bet
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f6C 69
206Bedrockf7A *25
207Yabbadabbadoo!
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f6C 53
208Answer the Phone
-
VS 5b 24
 The Sentinel 
210Chicken BrothHVD 4a 9
211Sharks Fin SoupHVS 4c 8
212The GargoyleE2 5c 9
213Phillipa ButtressVS 4c 20
214Crystal TipsE3 6a 48
215Stepped CrackD 475
216Black Slab AreteS 4a 381
217Black SlabVS 4b *975
218Black Slab Direct StartE1 5c 2
219Black Slab VariationD *761
220Green GrooveHVD 3c 105
221Kiss me my darlingE2 5c  
222Now or NeverE1 5b **427
223Too Good To Be ForgottenE2 6a 7
224Sentinel ChimneyHVD 4a *260
225The SentinelE2 5b ***488
226Sentinel IndirectHVS 5a 20
227Sentinel Crack (Burbage North)D *718
228Present ArmsHS 4c 252
229'ArmlessD 25
230High FlyerE2 5b *76
231The GrazerVS 5a *618
232LiebackHS 4b *904
233Think of EnglandM 158
234RingoS 4a *940
235Ring My BellE4 6a 1
236Damp TrousersE1 5a **5
237Ring PieceHVS 6a 66
238Ring ClimbS 4a *725
239Ring ChimneyD 299
240Agnostic's AreteVS 5a *214
241PickpocketVS 4c *177
242Cleft right of PickpocketD 9
 Knights Move 
244Seventy NinerVS 4c 11
245The KefferHVS 5a *261
246With Juicy BitsHVS 5a 18
247Small BeerHS 4a 21
248Still OrangeS 4a *1061
249Rise N ShineHVS 5a 29
250Green CrackVD *828
251Dover's ProgressHVS 5a *299
252Hollyash CrackVS 4b **1181
253En Passant
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E2 6a 3
254Knight's MoveHVS 5a ***2425
255Peter's ProgressVS 4c **174
256Arme BlancheE5 6a *21
257Great CrackVS 5a **506
258The Big ChimneyHS 4b *146
259WindjammerE1 5b *198
260The RainmakerHVS 5b **322
261Big Chimney AreteHS 4b *843
262Barry ManilowVS 4c *177
 Boyager 
264Boyagerf7A+ ***73
265Mono Bulgef7B **10
266Monochromef7B ***73
267Asylum Sikaf7B **23
268Ripple Riserf6B 11
269Duo bulgef6B 2
 Twin Chimneys to Tharf Cake 
271December ClimbVD 13
272SnowflakesVD 13
273Survivor's SyndromeE2 5b 4
274Twin Chimneys LaybackHVD 4a **288
275Left Twin ChimneyVD 54
276Right Twin ChimneyHVD 52
277The Happy SlapperHVS 5a 32
278Jimmy RiddleVS 4c 28
279Always another oneVS 5b 10
280Bulletproof
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E1 6a 19
281Split Slab CrackS 4a 108
282Split SlabHVD 4b *97
283Slide AwayE1 5a *48
284Grotto SlabM 180
285Grotto Slab VariantS 3c 26
286Grotto CrackVS 4b 29
287SubmissionVS 5a *124
288TemptationHS 4a 4
289Falstaff's ChimneyVD *100
290Falstaff's InnominateS 4b *323
291Falstaff's CrackD 241
292Pale FaceHVS 5a 20
293Horse NationE1 5b  
294Bilberry CakeVS 4c *463
295Bilberry WallVD *538
296Bilberry AreteS 4a *357
297The Edging MachineHVS 5b 85
298Alpha CrackHS 4b 199
299Omega CrackVD 230
300BlinkersVS 4c 8
301Scarred Buttress ClimbVD *300
302ClinkersVS 5a 2
303First CrackS 4b 420
304Tharf CakeHVS 5a *285
305Left Twin CrackS 4a *551
306Right Twin CrackHVD 4a *479
307Farcical AreteHS 4b *331
 Brooks' Layback 
309The Irrepressible UrgeE1 5b **163
310The Arctic MammalE3 6a *15
311Small Arctic Mammal
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E1 6a 35
312Left Recess CrackS 3c *493
313Right Recess CrackHS 4a 160
314AceVS 4b *228
315The ChimneyD 64
316The CrackHS 4a 83
317Ace Sharp AreteV3 6
318Thrall's ThrutchS 4a *61
319Brooks' LaybackHS 4b **914
320Wobblestone CrackHVD 4a *512
321Biscuits for BreakfastE4 6b 3
322Red ShiftE3 5c 2
 Long Tall Sally 
324Hollybush GullyVD 119
325The ScreamerE1 5c *24
326Gazebo WatusiE6 6b *1
327ObscenityVS 4c ***412
328Amazon CrackHS 4b ***1374
329ArtemisHVS 5a 2
330Amazon GullyM 236
331Boney MoroneyE2 5c *108
332RockersE1 5c *10
333Long Tall SallyE1 5b ***1599
334Three Blind MiceE7 6c **33
335Greeny CrackVS 4b **884
336Rhapsody in GreenHVS 5a 56
337Left Studio ClimbVD 336
338The ArtistVS 5a 29
339Right Studio ClimbVD 374
340Rose FlakeVS 4b *307
3416c Arete below Long Tall Sallyf6C 14
342The FinE1 5b *172
343Ai No CorridaE5 6b **46
344Right FinHVS 5a **686
345Twenty Year ItchE4 6b 5
346The Enthusiastf6A+ *55
347Nicotine Stainf6B **169
348Nicaretef5 *8
349April FoolHVD 349
350Approachf5+ *71
351Spider CrackVS 5b *570
352The Be AllHVD 4a 334
353Pest ControlV4 6
354The End AllHS 4b 136
 End Slab 
356Shelf Wallf5+ 45
357Unnamed #3HS 4b 12
358End ButtressD 361
359The PenultimateE1 5b *287
360Right AreteV6 2
361End SlabD *651
362False End Slab
-
D 46
363End Slab RampD 74
364Two Pocket Sitterf5+ *202
365Plank Sanction
-
V8 **3
366Front End SlabVD 44
367Back End SlabD 424
368EnderD *609
369Crack Habitf5 *23
370Endest AreteVD 276
371EndsteD 455
372Grizzly Bearf6C *13
373Almost the last wordE1 5c 16
374Pocket DynoV7 2
375Capped Rib
-
V3 59
376Tidal WaveV0- 1
 Velvet Roof 
378Velvet Crab
-
f7A+ 62
379Velvet RoofV2 6
380Right-hand RoofV4 13
381Zaff Skoczylasf7C 55
382Zaff Skoczylas (sit start)f7B+ **28
383Zaff Skoczylas Right Handf7C 5
 End Boulders 
385Little Cube AreteV1 28
386Once Upon A Time
-
f7B+  
387Beyond The End
-
f3+ 61
388Daddy Wall
-
V0- 98
389Daddy Bear Arete
-
V0- 76
390Daddy Arete Right
-
V0+ 64
391Daddy's Arete Right - Right.V0 9
392Daddy Right AreteV0- 51
393Mommy Wall
-
V1 84
394Mommy Bear Arete
-
V0+ 71
395Mommy Bear RightV1 91
396Baby Bear WallV0 *70
397Baby Bear Arete
-
V0- 73
 Location Uncertain 
399Pearl Tree Crack
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HS 4b 1
400Ellis's Very EliminateV3 1
401Bilberry PieE1 5b 1
402BubbleV6 **3
403Rocket Boyf7A *5
404Kirkpatrick's CornerS 4a 1
405King's ReturnE2 5b 5
406Don't get betweenVB 19
407Easy Problem 1V0- 10
408Easy Problem 2V0- 9
409Sally's SmileVD 4a 2
410Front End Face Right AreteV0+ *6
411North Roof EliminateV5 2
412Side-wallV0+ 3
413Long ShotV4 1
414Mr Sheenf7A+ 2
415Mr Sheen (sit start)f7B 3
4167a+VB *** 
4177a+ Under Jason's Rooff7A ***1
418Tiny RoofV3 **16
419The end all slabV3 3
420North roof variantf6B+ *3
421Seams There's Moref6B  
422Bat One BlindE1 5c **2
423One Blind BatE3 5c ***1
424HushV1 1
425Hush AreteV0+ 3
426Peter's Progress hvs finishHVS 5a 1
427Zaff's Groove *V7 1
428Date Rape *V12  
429Back Street Mime Artist *f8A ***2
430Blind Drunk (Reach Method) *f7B 1
431Blind Ali's date *f7C+ **1
432Ring Chimney Left ArÍte *E1 5c 1
433Crystal Eyes *f7A+ 1
434First Wall Traverse Low *f6B+ **1
4356c under Jason's roof *f6C 1
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