Engineer's Slabs Top Pitch
© petesdavies, Mar 2010

The 100 Best UK VS routes? ticklist

contributed by The Ivanator Feb/11

Includes all 16 VS ticks from Classic and Hard Rock and adds another 84 to make a round 100. List compiled and selected from a wealth of contributions from UKC regulars via the Forums. Enjoy!

A few are not graded VS in the UKC logbooks, but are generally accepted as VS.

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Add Climb name Grade Ticks? Height Crag name
BennyA1 ***10750m• 3Promenade
Little Brown JugVS 5a ***175465m• 3Bosigran
Anvil ChorusVS 4c ***111260m• 4Bosigran
DioceseVS 5a ***641?Chair Ladder
South Face DirectVS 4c ***721?Chair Ladder
Wreckers' SlabVS 4b **489115m• 3Cornakey Cliff
Lost HorizonVS 5a ***903?Baggy Point
KinkybootsVS 4c *755?Baggy Point
AlbionVS 4c ***512107m• 4Lundy
Diamond SolitaireVS 4c **370?• 2Lundy
Inkerman GrooveVS 4c ***760?Chudleigh Rocks
WhittVS 4c ***79737m• 2Symonds Yat
The Angel's GirdleVS 5a ***143110m• 4Wintour's Leap
Piton RouteVS 4c **66158m• 3Avon Gorge (Main...
Climbers' Club OrdinaryVS 4b **720?• 3The Dewerstone
OsirisVS 4c ***601?Fall Bay Buttress,...
Blue SkyVS 4b ***91854m• 2Saddle Head
ArmoricanVS 4c ***1220?Craig Caerfai
Curving CrackVS 4c **32666m• 3Clogwyn Du'r Arddu...
Longland's ClimbVS 4c **243126m• 5Clogwyn Du'r Arddu...
Sabre CutVS 4c ***107255m• 2Dinas Cromlech
Direct RouteVS 5b ***106174m• 4Dinas Mot
Belle Vue BastionVS 4c **33948m• 2Tryfan
Kirkus's RouteVS 4c **403?Craig Yr Ogof (Cwm...
DoomVS 4c ***53?Craig Cywarch (aka...
Mur y NiwlVS 4c ***263?Craig Yr Ysfa
OxineVS 4c ***300?Clogwyn y Wenallt
One Step in the CloudsVS 4c ***341669m• 4Craig Bwlch y Moch...
Green LightVS 4c ***14?Smurf Zawn
KinbergVS 4c ***15418mPinfold Area
NeaVS 4b **125375m• 4Clogwyn y Grochan
Grey SlabVS 4b ***26381m• 2Glyder Fawr crag
Mississippi Buttress DirectVS 4c ***324122mStanage Popular
ValkyrieVS 4c ***281540m• 2Roaches Lower Tier
Tower FaceVS 5a ***16018mLaddow Rocks
The MallVS 4c ***196322mMillstone Edge
Ten Craters of WisdomVS 5a ***30132m• 2Dovedale
Bachelor's ClimbVS 4c ***33628mHen Cloud
Phoenix ClimbVS 4c ***34526mShining Clough Rocks
Fairy NuffVS 4c ***17618mStanding Stones
The FileVS 4c ***146110mHiggar Tor
TopsailVS 4c **277212mBirchen Edge
Central ClimbVS 4c ***84838m• 3Hen Cloud
Via DolorosaVS 4c ***108432mRoaches Lower Tier
Hargreaves' Original RouteVS 4c ***429518mStanage Popular
Chee Tor GirdleVS 5a ***373?• 4Chee Dale Lower
Eliminate 'A'VS 4c ***960?• 6Dow Crag
Murray's DirectVS 4c ***376?Dow Crag
North West AreteVS 4b ***778?Gimmer Crag
'F' RouteVS 4c ***836?Gimmer Crag
Haste NotVS 4c ***558?White Ghyll
Botterill's SlabVS 4c ***55987m• 3Scafell Crag
Mickledore GroovesVS 4c ***16467m• 2Scafell East...
North-West ClimbMVS 4b ***76?Pillar Rock
AdamVS 5a ***1195?Shepherds Crag
Eagle FrontVS 4c ***256150m• 8Eagle Crag...
Overhanging BastionVS 5a ***676?Castle Rock of...
Square Chimney/Medusa Wall CombinationVS ***116?Esk Buttress (Dow...
Jean JeanieVS 4c ***135525mTrowbarrow
The CrackVS 4c ***876?Gimmer Crag
Engineer's SlabsVS 4c ***19760m• 2Gable Crag
The Night WatchVS 4b ***234?Whitestone Cliffe
Frankland's Green CrackVS 4c ***53818mAlmscliff
Arete DirectVS 4c ***117?Simons Seat
Birch Tree WallVS 4c ***124115mBrimham Rocks
TacitationVS 5a ***888?Kyloe Crag (Kyloe...
Pinnacle FaceVS 4c ***304?Crag Lough
Marcher LordVS 5a ***246?Berryhill
Original RouteVS 5a ***82770m• 4Old Man of Stoer
The EdgeVS 4c ***205?Loudoun Hill
Proud CornerVS 4c ***451?Glen Clova - Red...
Grooved AreteVS 4b **11290m• 3Buachaille Etive Mor
The MousetrapVS 4c ***118?Creag an Dubh Loch
Scabbard (Summer)VS 4c ***74105m• 3Creag a'choire...
King BeeVS 5a ***301?Creag Dubh,...
Fallout CornerVS 4b **132?Coire an Lochain...
Phantom SlabVS 4c ***21760m• 3Polldubh Crags,...
DamnationVS 4c ***36830mPolldubh Crags,...
Spartan SlabVS 4c **640?Beinn Trilleachan...
Sword of GideonVS 4c **256125m• 4Sgurr a'Chaorachain
Black PigVS 4c ***79?Reiff - Roinn...
Black GoldVS 4c ***132?Reiff - Roinn...
Pain PillarVS 4c ***124825mHawkcraig
Fionn ButtressVS 4c ***70240m• 11Carnmore Crag
Whether WallVS 4c **137?The Cobbler
Whither WhetherVS 4b ***18440mThe Cobbler
Jamie JampotVS 4c ***235?Suidhe Biorach
Shangri-LaVS 4c ***46?Sron na Ciche
Grand DiedreVS 4c ***30?Thearlaich-Dubh...
Perfect GrooveVS 4c ***1245mEshaness Lighthouse
The GrooveVS 5a ***64830mDunkeld, Craig a...
The Long ClimbVS ***353420m• 11Ben Nevis
The ChasmVS ***143450m• 16Buachaille Etive Mor
The Clean SweepVS 4c ***213185m• 4Hell's Lum
The South Ridge DirectVS 5a ***383?• 13Cir Mhor (South...
The Great ProwHVS 5a *4385m• 5Bla Bheinn
Groove ArmadaVS 4c ***3235mSarclet
The FenceVS 4c ***280?Fair Head
GironaVS 5a ***262?Fair Head
Agag's WallVS 4b ***101?Lower Cove
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