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 82
3RT Wallf5+ 102
4RT Wall - Right sideV2 45
5Route 1HS 4b *1142
6Route 1.25f5+ 168
7Route 1.5f5 *691
8Route 2S 4a *1805
9Route 2.5f5 *493
10Route 3S 4a *1710
11Route 3.5f6A 69
12Route 4f5+ *318
13Route 5HVD 4a 525
14First Wall TraverseV2 103
15Cranberry WallVD 782
16Cranberry CrackVD 1606
17The ChantHVS 5a *1204
18The Chant Direct FinishE2 6a 89
19Chant - Direct StartHVS 5b 175
20Chant - Right SideHVS 5c 72
2120 Foot CrackS 4b *2031
22The Twenty Foot TraverseV3 49
23Curse - Left SideVS 5b 79
24The Cursef5 *714
25Lost in Francef5+ *527
 Triangle Buttress 
27Triangle Buttress Girdle
-
S 4b 44
28Little PlumbD 918
29Base Over ApexVS 4c 326
30BaselessHVD *1081
31Triangle Buttress AreteVD *1231
32Triangle Buttress DirectS 4a *723
33Triangle Buttress Direct Startf5 721
34Triangle CrackHVD 4a *736
35Leaning WallS 4b 253
36Leaning Wall Really DirectE1 6a 22
37Leaning Wall DirectHS 5a *711
38Little White JugVS 4c *413
39Big Black 'unHVS 5a *250
40SteptoeM *853
41... and SonD 47
42Triangle Buttress Low Level TraverseV3 34
 Banana Finger 
44Monkey WallM 793
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 61
51Monkey CornerHVD *832
52Monkey Corner VariantV2 23
53Banana Arete
-
V2 108
54Banana Reversef7A 100
55Banana Finger Directf6C *321
56Banana Fingerf6A **1072
57Banana Right-handV2 20
58Sloper Pullf6C *29
59Monk OnHVS 5b 120
 Overhanging Buttress 
61Ad InfinitumS 4a *251
62Little Brown Thug
-
V5 31
63Wednesday ClimbHVS 5b *388
64Life in a Radioactive Dustbinf6C *82
65The Disposable BubbleE4 6b 22
66Overhanging Buttress DirectS 4a *1287
67Overhang Buttress VariationVD 4a 114
68Overhanging Buttress AreteM *1061
69Burgess FaceHS 4c 207
70Burgess ButtressD 655
71Burgess StreetD 395
72Union StreetS 4a 13
 All Quiet Area 
74All Quiet on the Eastern Frontf6A+ *291
75All Quiet Directf7A+ 54
76All Sit-Down
-
f7B+ 6
77The BuskerVS 4c 441
78Bracken AreteVS 4c 83
79Bracken CrackHVD 4a *654
80Green SlabVS 5a 531
81Fallen Slab LipV6 37
 Remergence Buttress 
83The GroganHVS 5c *253
84GroatE1 6b 8
85Al's AreteE1 5c 4
86Wollock Left HandE1 5b 7
87WollockHVS 4c *340
88Wollock DirectHVS 5c 74
89Wollock problemV2 16
90PulcherrimeVS 4b *949
91Slanting CrackVD 345
92Small is Beautifulf7A *88
93Slanting GullyD 191
94Chockstone ClimbVD *188
95SnatchE3 6a 3
96Stomach TraverseHVS 4c *104
97TiptoeVS 4c *111
98GymnipodiesE4 6b  
99The Hanging Ribf6B **375
100Submergence
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f7C 27
101Blind Drunk
-
f8A 6
102RemergenceE4 6b **40
103Remergence Start
-
f6B 335
104Blind DateE4 7a *15
105Blind Date Start
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f7B+ 59
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 ***1732
112MeddleHVS 5a *205
113DetourS 4a *340
114DiversionHVS 5a 39
115Dead Tree CrackHS 4b *124
116Tree Stump Traverse
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V2 65
117Side FaceS 4a 132
118Side Order ChaosVS 5a 27
119And BeakerHVS 5b 10
120Tiny Slab - Left Arete
-
V0+ *276
121Tiny Slab - LeftV1 *317
122Tiny Slab - RightV2 *206
123Tiny Slab - Right AreteV4 67
124SolitudeV5 33
 Ash Tree Boulders 
126Ash Tree Big SlabVB 29
127Gruesome MantelV3 *17
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 81
136Boggle BoothroydVS 4c 43
137The Last Great ProblemHVS 5c 16
138Striker Left-handf7A+ **20
139Strikerf7C+ 4
140Beach Tea OneHVS 6a *27
141Ivy TreeHVS 5b *188
142Poison IvyE1 6a 18
143All Star's GoalE1 6a 58
144Evening WallE1 5b *229
145Wall ChimneyS 4a *98
146Happily Ever AfterE6 6c *3
147NefertitiE6 6c *13
148Wall CornerHVD 4a *741
149Wall Corner The Direct FinishVS 4c *134
150Ash Tree AreteVS 4c 29
151Ash Tree GirdleS 4a 39
152Ash Tree VariationsVS 5c *593
153Ash Tree WallS 4a **1566
154Ash Tree Wall EliminateVS 5b 51
155Ash Trees ForeverHVS 5b *224
156Ash Tree CrackVD *1382
157Artificial StimulantE2 5b *199
158Bilberry CrackVD *1160
159Bilberry FaceS 4a 704
160Bilberry AreteM 297
161Calvin KlimbE4 6b  
162Twin CracksVD 21
163Rope TrickHS 4c 26
164Who Needs Ropes?M 44
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 60
172Living in OxfordE7 7a **2
173Sitting in Oxfordf7A+ *7
174Puckf7B *5
175Superstitionf8A ** 
176The Promisef7C ***2
177Green ChimneyVD *93
 The Terrace 
179The Terrace Left-handf7C 4
180The Terrace
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f7C+ 118
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
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V14  
192Sputnikf7B *1
193Cleo's Edge
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f5+ 326
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 98
199Roof Goofe Right
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V4 34
200Jetty Aretty
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V2 68
201Jetty ButtressHVD 4b **95
202Jetty NoseV3 25
203Pocket Passerf6A+ 117
204Jetty BulgeV4 76
205Safe Bet
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f6C 61
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 50
215Stepped CrackD 482
216Black Slab AreteS 4a 384
217Black SlabVS 4b *980
218Black Slab Direct StartE1 5c 2
219Black Slab VariationD *770
220Green GrooveHVD 3c 107
221Kiss me my darlingE2 5c  
222Now or NeverE1 5b **431
223Too Good To Be ForgottenE2 6a 7
224Sentinel ChimneyHVD 4a *262
225The SentinelE2 5b ***496
226Sentinel IndirectHVS 5a 20
227Sentinel Crack (Burbage North)D *726
228Present ArmsHS 4c 253
229'ArmlessD 27
230High FlyerE2 5b *76
231The GrazerVS 5a *620
232LiebackHS 4b *903
233Think of EnglandM 159
234RingoS 4a *947
235Ring My BellE4 6a 1
236Damp TrousersE1 5a **5
237Ring PieceHVS 6a 66
238Ring ClimbS 4a *728
239Ring ChimneyD 300
240Agnostic's AreteVS 5a *215
241PickpocketVS 4c *177
242Cleft right of PickpocketD 9
 Knights Move 
244Seventy NinerVS 4c 11
245The KefferHVS 5a *264
246With Juicy BitsHVS 5a 19
247Small BeerHS 4a 21
248Still OrangeS 4a *1071
249Rise N ShineHVS 5a 31
250Green CrackVD *833
251Dover's ProgressHVS 5a *305
252Hollyash CrackVS 4b **1200
253En Passant
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E2 6a 3
254Knight's MoveHVS 5a ***2604
255Peter's ProgressVS 4c **175
256Arme BlancheE5 6a *21
257Great CrackVS 5a **511
258The Big ChimneyHS 4b *147
259WindjammerE1 5b *209
260The RainmakerHVS 5b **346
261Big Chimney AreteHS 4b *855
262Barry ManilowVS 4c *185
 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 **290
275Left Twin ChimneyVD 54
276Right Twin ChimneyHVD 53
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 *125
288TemptationHS 4a 4
289Falstaff's ChimneyVD *100
290Falstaff's InnominateS 4b *327
291Falstaff's CrackD 245
292Pale FaceHVS 5a 20
293Horse NationE1 5b  
294Bilberry CakeVS 4c *475
295Bilberry WallVD *543
296Bilberry AreteS 4a *359
297The Edging MachineHVS 5b 87
298Alpha CrackHS 4b 200
299Omega CrackVD 231
300BlinkersVS 4c 8
301Scarred Buttress ClimbVD *301
302ClinkersVS 5a 3
303First CrackS 4b 421
304Tharf CakeHVS 5a *285
305Left Twin CrackS 4a *552
306Right Twin CrackHVD 4a *481
307Farcical AreteHS 4b *332
 Brooks' Layback 
309The Irrepressible UrgeE1 5b **164
310The Arctic MammalE3 6a *15
311Small Arctic Mammal
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E1 6a 35
312Left Recess CrackS 3c *498
313Right Recess CrackHS 4a 160
314AceVS 4b *228
315The ChimneyD 64
316The CrackHS 4a 84
317Ace Sharp AreteV3 6
318Thrall's ThrutchS 4a *62
319Brooks' LaybackHS 4b **926
320Wobblestone CrackHVD 4a *529
321Biscuits for BreakfastE4 6b 3
322Red ShiftE3 5c 2
 Long Tall Sally 
324Hollybush GullyVD 119
325The ScreamerE1 5c *24
326Gazebo WatusiE6 6b *2
327ObscenityVS 4c ***461
328Amazon CrackHS 4b ***1457
329ArtemisHVS 5a 2
330Amazon GullyM 237
331Boney MoroneyE2 5c *108
332RockersE1 5c *10
333Long Tall SallyE1 5b ***1615
334Three Blind MiceE7 6c **34
335Greeny CrackVS 4b **926
336Rhapsody in GreenHVS 5a 56
337Left Studio ClimbVD 340
338The ArtistVS 5a 30
339Right Studio ClimbVD 375
340Rose FlakeVS 4b *310
3416c Arete below Long Tall Sallyf6C 14
342The FinE1 5b *187
343Ai No CorridaE5 6b **47
344Right FinHVS 5a **723
345Twenty Year ItchE4 6b 5
346The Enthusiastf6A+ *55
347Nicotine Stainf6B **169
348Nicaretef5 *9
349April FoolHVD 351
350Approachf5+ *71
351Spider CrackVS 5b *572
352The Be AllHVD 4a 336
353Pest ControlV4 6
354The End AllHS 4b 137
 End Slab 
356Shelf Wallf5+ 47
357Unnamed #3HS 4b 12
358End ButtressD 362
359The PenultimateE1 5b *303
360Right AreteV6 3
361End SlabD *654
362False End Slab
-
D 46
363End Slab RampD 74
364Two Pocket Sitterf5+ *203
365Plank Sanction
-
V8 **3
366Front End SlabVD 44
367Back End SlabD 428
368EnderD *616
369Crack Habitf5 *23
370Endest AreteVD 279
371EndsteD 458
372Grizzly Bearf6C *13
373Almost the last wordE1 5c 16
374Pocket DynoV7 2
375Capped Rib
-
V3 59
376Tidal WaveV0- 1
 Velvet Roof 
378Velvet Crab
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f7A+ 62
379Velvet RoofV2 6
380Right-hand RoofV4 13
381Zaff Skoczylasf7C 55
382Zaff Skoczylas (sit start)f7B+ **29
383Zaff Skoczylas Right Handf7C 5
 End Boulders 
385Little Cube AreteV1 28
386Once Upon A Time
-
f7B+  
387Beyond The End
-
f3+ 61
388Daddy Wall
-
V0- 99
389Daddy Bear Arete
-
V0- 77
390Daddy Arete Right
-
V0+ 64
391Daddy's Arete Right - Right.V0 9
392Daddy Right AreteV0- 52
393Mommy Wall
-
V1 85
394Mommy Bear Arete
-
V0+ 72
395Mommy Bear RightV1 91
396Baby Bear WallV0 *71
397Baby Bear Arete
-
V0- 74
 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 20
407Easy Problem 1V0- 11
408Easy Problem 2V0- 10
409Sally's SmileVD 4a 2
410Front End Face Right AreteV0+ *7
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 **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
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