BETA PHOTO: The Unconquerables Area
This fine section of rock has a fine collection of buttresses along its almost unbroken gritstone. The Unconquerables Buttress yields the most famous climbs, but there are a number of gritstone classics along this entire section of the edge.
Areas from North to South
From the Plantation parking area head up to the edge and then head south (right) to reach this section.
Alternatively from the popular end head north along the base of the edge.
Weather station 8.1 miles from here
14 Total Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Unconquerables Area:
Featured Route For The Unconquerables Area
Right Unconquerable 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Europe
: United Kingdom
: ... : Unconquerable Buttress
Like its neighbor to the left, Right Unconquerable is one of grit's all-time classic routes. Since its bold first ascent by the legendary Joe Brown 60 years ago, it has seen thousands of ascents, perhaps some of the most of any climb on grit. As a result, it is getting rather polished, but this fact doesn't stop it from being anything short of excellent.Start in the layback finger crack below Left Unconquerable. Just above the break at 10 feet, move right into the enormous flake. Fighting the pu...[more] Browse More Classics in International
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