Central Buttress - Stanage
© Ian Mateer, Apr 1987

Stanage VS Challenge (1989 Guide) ticklist

contributed by JR Jul/12

All the *, ** and *** VS routes, 36 in total, from the 1989 definitive Stanage guide. Best done in a day, or over a weekend. No specific rules but traditionally all routes led and seconded as a partner team. Allow 10 hours for an average team. Read about it here:

249 users are subscribed to this ticklist, and 17 have completed the full list.
Login as Existing User to subscribe, which will show the climbs you've already ticked.

Add Climb name Grade Ticks? Height Crag name
Heather WallVS 4c **280914mStanage Popular
Gargoyle ButtressVS 4b **191714mStanage Popular
Narrow ButtressVS 4c **143414mStanage Popular
Via MediaVS 4c **232410mStanage Popular
Central TrinityVS 4c **253516mStanage Popular
Hargreaves' Original RouteVS 4c ***343318mStanage Popular
Inverted VVS 4b ***272322mStanage Popular
Ellis's EliminateVS 4c ***96420mStanage Popular
Rubber BandVS 4b **32820mStanage Popular
Robin Hood's Cave InnominateVS 4c **66714mStanage Popular
Twin Chimneys ButtressVS 4c **70018mStanage Popular
Via Roof RouteHVS 5b *94?Stanage Popular
Mississippi Buttress DirectVS 4c ***255422mStanage Popular
The Louisiana RibVS 4c **95518mStanage Popular
Hell CrackVS 4c ***103814mStanage Popular
Step-ladder CrackVS 5a **59014mStanage Popular
The NoseVS 4c *37812mStanage Popular
The PunkVS 4c *7910mStanage Popular
Cleft Wing SuperdirectVS 4c *13912mStanage Popular
Cleft WingVS 5b **18512mStanage Popular
Wall ButtressHVS 5a *44012mStanage Plantation
Paradise WallHS 4b ***236114mStanage Plantation
Pegasus WallVS 4c *84112mStanage Plantation
ValhallaVS 4c *45210mStanage Plantation
SeesawVS 4c *14614mStanage Plantation
Fairy StepsVS 4a **77216mStanage Plantation
Wall End SlabVS 5a ***111122mStanage Plantation
Fern CrackVS 4c ***76416mStanage Plantation
Count's CrackVS 4c **28912mStanage Plantation
Central ButtressVS 5a **146?Stanage North
TitanicVS 4b ***283?Stanage North
High Neb ButtressVS 4c ***251820mStanage North
Inaccessible CrackVS 4c ***134516mStanage North
Cosmic CrackVS 4c **76010mStanage North
First SisterVS 5a **37712mStanage North
Crab Crawl AreteVS 4c **48112mStanage North
75 stars38,932492m• 36
Users who have completed the full list are:
Teappleby, Nick1812P, Hidden, truckmonkey, Andrew Abraham, Hidden, Ropeboy, bullwinkle, Hidden, Hidden, Hidden, Boy, Alex@home, Hidden, Ben Wolstenholme, adie84, Hidden