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The most famous feature at Stanage.
From the popular parking area, head up to the edge and aim for the prominent overhang.
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Flying Buttress 5.5 4b 13 IV+ MS 4a Trad, 55'
Flying Buttress Direct 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ E2 5b PG13 Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
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Flying Buttress Direct 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ E2 5b PG13 Europe : United Kingdom : ... : The Flying Buttress
Exhilarating climbing on large holds. Climb up the slab to the center of the roof. No protection until under the roof and it is off to the left. Get to the first big hold and do a blind placement of a #1 BD or was a #2. Sorry I can't remember. Now there is a little trick to getting established, but I am not giving that away. After that brute force will get to the top. Enjoy. A side note when I first climb in Stanage, I did not understand the ratings. The guy(Patrick) I was clim...[more] Browse More Classics in International
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