Climbs 64
Rocktype Gritstone
Altitude 206m a.s.l
Faces N

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Chevin Buttress © mark catcher

Crag features

Best to ignore the quarry and go straight to the buttress for some top quality routes - Chevin Buttress (VS), The Waster (E1) and Gronff (E2).

Approach notes

Follow the path westwards from the East Chevin Car Park.

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Guidebooks

Northern England

The book is a selected route and crag guide although it still manages to pack over 2350 routes between its covers, spread across 44 crags. The main focus is on routes of all grades from Moderate to E9, but the best bouldering is also described.
More info
More Guidebooks:
YMC Yorkshire Gritstone Vol 1 (2012)

Out of print:
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Manix - 09/Sep/15
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1 Miasma E3 5c * 1
2 Contagion E2 5b 1
  Mystery Buttress
4 Magic Rabbit
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E4 6a 1
5 Ichthys E2 5b * 1
6 Pooh Sticks
-
HVS 5b  
7 Solo Slab
-
HS 4b 2
8 Deception
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HVS 5a 1
9 Stonequest E6 6b * 1
10 Last Regret
-
E2 5c  
11 Sand Crab
-
VD 3
12 Harvest * V11  
  Freestyle Wall
14 The Thin Crack
-
HVS 5b 1
15 Freestyle HVS 5a * 21
16 Cool for Cats
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E5 6b  
17 Jenny Tulls E5 6b *  
18 From the Shadow
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E7 6c *  
19 Revision Revolt
-
E3 6a  
  The Quarry
21 Graunch
-
none  
22 Clarence Tenthumbs
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E7 6b *  
23 Max Wall
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MVS 4b 4
24 Bellow
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VS 4c 7
Climb name Grade
25 Ladder Climb
-
HS 4b 42
26 Ladder Climb Direct
-
HVS 5b 8
27 Primate E6 6b * 1
28 Weasel HVS 5b * 43
29 Lindsay, Lindsay
-
E1 5c  
30 Rampant Hippo VS 4c * 30
31 No Prisoners E1 5b ** 31
32 Layback Corner
-
HVS 4c 1
33 The Inmate
-
E2 5c  
34 Smokey Joe's Last Freakout
-
none 1
35 Porno Crack
-
HVS 5c 1
  Mortal Wall
37 Straight Crack
-
f5+ * 1
  Pygmy Buttress
39 Little People
-
f6B 1
40 Pygmy Traverse
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f6B * 3
41 Porky
-
f6B+ 1
42 Obstinacy
-
f5+ 1
43 Twin Cracks
-
HVS 5b 1
44 Rawhead Rex * V9  
  Chevin Buttress
46 Rear Entry
-
E1 5c 2
47 Leech's Wall VS 4c * 63
48 Visual Deception
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E2 5b 8
Climb name Grade
49 Chevin Buttress Direct Finish
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VS 4c ** 13
50 Chevin Buttress VS 4c *** 321
51 Gronff Left-hand E4 6b * 15
52 Gronff E2 5c *** 62
53 The Waster E1 5b *** 198
54 Waster Wall
-
E5 6c  
55 Vampire's Ledge VS 5a * 134
56 Central Route S 4a ** 165
57 Central Route Direct VS 4b ** 165
58 Slide In
-
E1 5b 2
59 Slide Back HVS 5b * 5
60 The Backslider E2 5c * 8
61 Growler
-
VS 5a 1
62 The Girdle Traverse
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VS 5a ** 9
63 Blunt Nose
-
HS 4b 4
64 Groovy
-
VB 4c 2
  Split Buttress
66 Like A Hurricane * V10  
67 Omega * V11  
  Oak Ledge
69 Slape
-
VB 5a 1
70 Short and Sweet
-
VB 4c * 1
71 Fossil Groove
-
VB 5a * 1
72 nine Foot Crack
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VB 5a 1
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