High Neb Buttress - gritstone VS's don't get much better.
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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.

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Heather WallVS 4c **397414mStanage Popular
Gargoyle ButtressVS 4b **283514mStanage Popular
Narrow ButtressVS 4c **207314mStanage Popular
Via MediaVS 4c **324210mStanage Popular
Central TrinityVS 4c **360116mStanage Popular
Hargreaves' OriginalVS 4c ***469018mStanage Popular
Inverted VVS 4b ***374522mStanage Popular
Ellis's EliminateVS 4c ***135120mStanage Popular
Rubber BandVS 4b **51820mStanage Popular
Robin Hood's Cave InnominateVS 4c **100314mStanage Popular
Twin Chimneys ButtressVS 4c **101318mStanage Popular
Via Roof RouteHVS 5b *18318mStanage Popular
Mississippi Buttress DirectVS 4c ***358522mStanage Popular
The Louisiana RibVS 4c **143718mStanage Popular
Hell CrackVS 4c ***146614mStanage Popular
Step-ladder CrackVS 5a **92114mStanage Popular
The NoseVS 4c *60012mStanage Popular
The PunkVS 4c *17210mStanage Popular
Cleft Wing SuperdirectVS 4c *25712mStanage Popular
Cleft WingVS 5b **29112mStanage Popular
Wall ButtressHVS 5a *66712mStanage Plantation
Paradise WallHS 4b ***324814mStanage Plantation
Pegasus WallVS 4c *121412mStanage Plantation
ValhallaVS 4c *66610mStanage Plantation
SeesawVS 4c *24114mStanage Plantation
Fairy StepsVS 4a **104816mStanage Plantation
Wall End SlabVS 5a ***150622mStanage Plantation
Fern CrackVS 4c ***105516mStanage Plantation
Count's CrackVS 4c **41812mStanage Plantation
Central ButtressVS 5a **24416mStanage North
TitanicVS 4b ***49912mStanage North
High Neb ButtressVS 4c ***324720mStanage North
Inaccessible CrackVS 4c ***188416mStanage North
Cosmic CrackVS 4c **111410mStanage North
First SisterVS 5a **53612mStanage North
Crab Crawl ArĂȘteVS 4c **66712mStanage North
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