Climbs 416
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.

Restricted Access

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 83
3RT Wallf5+ 106
4RT Wall - Right sideV2 46
5Route 1HS 4b *1175
6Route 1.25f5+ 171
7Route 1.5f5 *700
8Route 2S 4a *1857
9Route 2.5f5 *506
10Route 3S 4a *1761
11Route 3.5f6A 71
12Route 4f5+ *327
13Route 5HVD 4a 546
14First Wall TraverseV2 108
15Cranberry WallVD 801
16Cranberry CrackVD 1645
17The ChantHVS 5a *1248
18The Chant Direct FinishE2 6a 90
19Chant - Direct StartHVS 5b 175
20Chant - Right SideHVS 5c 73
2120 Foot CrackS 4b *2090
22The Twenty Foot TraverseV3 49
23Curse - Left SideVS 5b 80
24The Cursef5 *730
25Lost in Francef5+ *533
 Triangle Buttress 
27Triangle Buttress Girdle
-
S 4b 45
28Little PlumbD 941
29Base Over ApexVS 4c 328
30BaselessHVD *1108
31Triangle Buttress AreteVD *1251
32Triangle Buttress DirectS 4a *757
33Triangle Buttress Direct Startf5 730
34Triangle CrackHVD 4a *765
35Leaning WallS 4b 259
36Leaning Wall Really DirectE1 6a 23
37Leaning Wall DirectHS 5a *722
38Little White JugVS 4c *428
39Big Black 'unHVS 5a *267
40SteptoeM *870
41... and SonD 52
42Triangle Buttress Low Level TraverseV3 36
 Banana Finger 
44Monkey WallM 815
45Monkey Wall DirectD 57
46Monkey Wall Slot *VS 4c 2
47Definitive 5.12
-
f6C *67
48Cinzano Roof
-
f7B 7
49Cinzano Roof (RH Start)f6C *6
50Monkey CrackV1 63
51Monkey CornerHVD *861
52Monkey Corner VariantV2 24
53Banana Arete
-
V2 108
54Banana Reversef7A 101
55Banana Finger Directf6C *337
56Banana Fingerf6A **1124
57Banana Right-handV2 20
58Sloper Pullf6C *29
59Monk OnHVS 5b 122
 Overhanging Buttress 
61Ad InfinitumS 4a *264
62Little Brown Thug
-
V5 31
63Wednesday ClimbHVS 5b *412
64Life in a Radioactive Dustbinf6C *83
65The Disposable BubbleE4 6b 22
66Overhanging Buttress DirectS 4a *1334
67Overhang Buttress VariationVD 4a 126
68Overhanging Buttress AreteM *1088
69Burgess FaceHS 4c 212
70Burgess ButtressD 666
71Burgess StreetD 401
72Union StreetS 4a 13
 All Quiet Area 
74All Quiet on the Eastern Frontf6A+ *293
75All Quiet Directf7A+ 55
76All Sit-Down
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f7B+ 6
77The BuskerVS 4c 455
78Bracken AreteVS 4c 83
79Bracken CrackHVD 4a *673
80Green SlabVS 5a 549
81Fallen Slab LipV6 37
 Remergence Buttress 
83The GroganHVS 5c *269
84GroatE1 6b 8
85Al's AreteE1 5c 4
86Wollock Left HandE1 5b 8
87WollockHVS 4c *353
88Wollock DirectHVS 5c 74
89Wollock problemV2 16
90PulcherrimeVS 4b *986
91Slanting CrackVD 352
92Small is Beautifulf7A *89
93Slanting GullyD 195
94Chockstone ClimbVD *192
95SnatchE3 6a 3
96Stomach TraverseHVS 4c *105
97TiptoeVS 4c *112
98GymnipodiesE4 6b  
99The Hanging Ribf6B **390
100Submergence
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f7C 27
101Blind Drunk
-
f8A 6
102RemergenceE4 6b **40
103Remergence Start
-
f6B 350
104Blind DateE4 7a *15
105Blind Date Start
-
f7B+ 72
106Blind Fig
-
f7C 19
107Blind Ali
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f7B+ 19
108Break Traverse
-
f7C+  
109One sloper eliminatef7B 13
110Two sloper eliminatef6C 30
111Mutiny CrackHS 4b ***1776
112MeddleHVS 5a *212
113DetourS 4a *358
114DiversionHVS 5a 39
115Dead Tree CrackHS 4b *130
116Tree Stump Traverse
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V2 67
117Side FaceS 4a 137
118Side Order ChaosVS 5a 27
119And BeakerHVS 5b 10
120Tiny Slab - Left Arete
-
V0+ *283
121Tiny Slab - LeftV1 *327
122Tiny Slab - RightV2 *216
123Tiny Slab - Right AreteV4 69
124SolitudeV5 33
 Ash Tree Boulders 
126Ash Tree Big SlabVB 32
127Gruesome MantelV3 *20
128Jammed Block MantelV2 22
129Easy AreteVB 33
130Undecut Block LeftV0+ 26
131Undercut Block RightV0+ 26
 Ash Tree Wall 
133Ash Tree Little SlabV1 28
134Sunlight CallerVS 5b 66
135Oak FaceHS 4b 82
136Boggle BoothroydVS 4c 44
137The Last Great ProblemHVS 5c 16
138Striker Left-handf7A+ **20
139Strikerf7C+ 4
140Beach Tea OneHVS 6a *27
141Ivy TreeHVS 5b *194
142Poison IvyE1 6a 18
143All Star's GoalE1 6a 60
144Evening WallE1 5b *238
145Wall ChimneyS 4a *100
146Happily Ever AfterE6 6c *3
147NefertitiE6 6c *13
148Wall CornerHVD 4a *770
149Wall Corner The Direct FinishVS 4c *147
150Ash Tree AreteVS 4c 31
151Ash Tree GirdleS 4a 40
152Ash Tree VariationsVS 5c *623
153Ash Tree WallS 4a **1640
154Ash Tree Wall EliminateVS 5b 58
155Ash Trees ForeverHVS 5b *234
156Ash Tree CrackVD *1435
157Artificial StimulantE2 5b *210
158Bilberry CrackVD *1206
159Bilberry FaceS 4a 725
160Bilberry AreteM 311
161Calvin KlimbE4 6b  
162Twin CracksVD 22
163Rope TrickHS 4c 26
164Who Needs Ropes?M 45
165Head-BangerS 29
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 61
172Living in OxfordE7 7a **2
173Sitting in Oxfordf7A+ *7
174Puckf7B *5
175Superstitionf8A ** 
176The Promisef7C ***2
177Green ChimneyVD *94
 The Terrace 
179The Terrace Left-handf7C 4
180The Terrace
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f7C+ 151
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 75
 The Sphinx Area 
188Giza
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f7C 26
189The Sphinx
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E5 6c 26
190Voyagerf8B ***3
191Voyager Sit Start
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V14  
192Sputnikf7B *1
193Cleo's Edge
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f5+ 336
194Cleo's Right Hand
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V0- 158
195Cleo's SlabVB 58
196Cleo's Other EdgeVB 50
197Sphinx SlabV0 30
198Roof Goofe
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f6B 100
199Roof Goofe Right
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V4 35
200Jetty Aretty
-
V2 68
201Jetty ButtressHVD 4b **98
202Jetty NoseV3 25
203Pocket Passerf6A+ 119
204Jetty BulgeV4 77
205Safe Bet
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f6C 61
206Bedrockf7A *25
207Yabbadabbadoo!
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f6C 53
208Answer the Phone
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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 51
215Stepped CrackD 492
216Black Slab AreteS 4a 395
217Black SlabVS 4b *1016
218Black Slab Direct StartE1 5c 2
219Black Slab VariationD *792
220Green GrooveHVD 3c 110
221Kiss me my darlingE2 5c  
222Now or NeverE1 5b **479
223Too Good To Be ForgottenE2 6a 7
224Sentinel ChimneyHVD 4a *274
225The SentinelE2 5b ***585
226Sentinel IndirectHVS 5a 21
227Sentinel Crack (Burbage North)D *756
228Present ArmsHS 4c 262
229'ArmlessD 28
230High FlyerE2 5b *76
231The GrazerVS 5a *641
232LiebackHS 4b *934
233Think of EnglandM 160
234RingoS 4a *986
235Ring My BellE4 6a 2
236Damp TrousersE1 5a **5
237Ring PieceHVS 6a 70
238Ring ClimbS 4a *757
239Ring ChimneyD 304
240Agnostic's AreteVS 5a *224
241PickpocketVS 4c *179
242Cleft right of PickpocketD 10
 Knights Move 
244Seventy NinerVS 4c 13
245The KefferHVS 5a *277
246With Juicy BitsHVS 5a 20
247Small BeerHS 4a 22
248Still OrangeS 4a *1103
249Rise N ShineHVS 5a 34
250Green CrackVD *861
251Dover's ProgressHVS 5a *314
252Hollyash CrackVS 4b **1270
253En Passant
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E2 6a 3
254Knight's MoveHVS 5a ***2671
255Peter's ProgressVS 4c **194
256Arme BlancheE5 6a *21
257Great CrackVS 5a **547
258The Big ChimneyHS 4b *149
259WindjammerE1 5b *217
260The RainmakerHVS 5b **357
261Big Chimney AreteHS 4b *876
262Barry ManilowVS 4c *187
 Boyager 
264Boyagerf7A+ ***73
265Mono Bulgef7B **11
266Monochromef7B ***85
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 **305
275Left Twin ChimneyVD 55
276Right Twin ChimneyHVD 54
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 184
285Grotto Slab VariantS 3c 26
286Grotto CrackVS 4b 29
287SubmissionVS 5a *134
288TemptationHS 4a 4
289Falstaff's ChimneyVD *104
290Falstaff's InnominateS 4b *341
291Falstaff's CrackD 254
292Pale FaceHVS 5a 21
293Horse NationE1 5b  
294Bilberry CakeVS 4c *490
295Bilberry WallVD *559
296Bilberry AreteS 4a *369
297The Edging MachineHVS 5b 88
298Alpha CrackHS 4b 206
299Omega CrackVD 239
300BlinkersVS 4c 8
301Scarred Buttress ClimbVD *312
302ClinkersVS 5a 3
303First CrackS 4b 442
304Tharf CakeHVS 5a *299
305Left Twin CrackS 4a *576
306Right Twin CrackHVD 4a *503
307Farcical AreteHS 4b *345
 Brooks' Layback 
309The Irrepressible UrgeE1 5b **176
310The Arctic MammalE3 6a *16
311Small Arctic Mammal
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E1 6a 37
312Left Recess CrackS 3c *513
313Right Recess CrackHS 4a 160
314AceVS 4b *238
315The ChimneyD 67
316The CrackHS 4a 91
317Ace Sharp AreteV3 6
318Thrall's ThrutchS 4a *64
319Brooks' LaybackHS 4b **954
320Wobblestone CrackHVD 4a *542
321Biscuits for BreakfastE4 6b 3
322Red ShiftE3 5c 2
 Long Tall Sally 
324Hollybush GullyVD 122
325The ScreamerE1 5c *27
326Gazebo WatusiE6 6b *2
327ObscenityVS 4c ***480
328Amazon CrackHS 4b ***1514
329ArtemisHVS 5a 2
330Amazon GullyM 243
331Boney MoroneyE2 5c *109
332RockersE1 5c *10
333Long Tall SallyE1 5b ***1667
334Three Blind MiceE7 6c **34
335Greeny CrackVS 4b **967
336Rhapsody in GreenHVS 5a 58
337Left Studio ClimbVD 355
338The ArtistVS 5a 33
339Right Studio ClimbVD 386
340Rose FlakeVS 4b *333
3416c Arete below Long Tall Sallyf6C 14
342The FinE1 5b *176
343Ai No CorridaE5 6b **47
344Right FinHVS 5a **742
345Twenty Year ItchE4 6b 5
346The Enthusiastf6A+ *55
347Nicotine Stainf6B **171
348Nicaretef5 *10
349April FoolHVD 359
350Approachf5+ *74
351Spider CrackVS 5b *593
352The Be AllHVD 4a 344
353Pest ControlV4 6
354The End AllHS 4b 144
 End Slab 
356Shelf Wallf5+ 50
357Unnamed #3HS 4b 12
358End ButtressD 372
359The PenultimateE1 5b *313
360Right AreteV6 3
361End SlabD *678
362False End Slab
-
D 47
363End Slab RampD 78
364Two Pocket Sitterf5+ *214
365Plank Sanction
-
V8 **3
366Front End SlabVD 50
367Back End SlabD 439
368EnderD *634
369Crack Habitf5 *26
370Endest AreteVD 292
371EndsteD 468
372Grizzly Bearf6C *13
373Almost the last wordE1 5c 18
374Pocket DynoV7 2
375Capped Rib
-
V3 61
376Tidal WaveV0- 1
 Velvet Roof 
378Velvet Crab
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f7A+ 62
379Velvet RoofV2 7
380Right-hand RoofV4 14
381Zaff Skoczylasf7C 55
382Zaff Skoczylas (sit start)f7B+ **29
383Zaff Skoczylas Right Handf7C 5
 End Boulders 
385Little Cube AreteV1 30
386Once Upon A Time
-
f7B+  
387Beyond The End
-
f3+ 67
388Daddy Wall
-
V0- 103
389Daddy Bear Arete
-
V0- 79
390Daddy Arete Right
-
V0+ 67
391Daddy's Arete Right - Right.V0 12
392Daddy Right AreteV0- 56
393Mommy Wall
-
V1 87
394Mommy Bear Arete
-
V0+ 75
395Mommy Bear RightV1 94
396Baby Bear WallV0 *73
397Baby Bear Arete
-
V0- 77
 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 23
407Easy Problem 1V0- 12
408Easy Problem 2V0- 11
409Sally's SmileVD 4a 2
410Front End Face Right AreteV0+ *9
411North Roof EliminateV5 3
412Side-wallV0+ 5
413Long ShotV4 1
414Mr Sheenf7A+ 2
415Mr Sheen (sit start)f7B 3
4167a+VB *** 
4177a+ Under Jason's Rooff7A ***1
418Tiny RoofV3 **17
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
436Tiny Roof *f6A+ 1
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