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Elevation: 800 ft 244 m
GPS: 53.2832, -1.6277
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Shared By: Euan Cameron on Nov 30, 2007 · Updates
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Around a small buttress to the right of Great Slab lies the this area. Many of the routes here climb steep cracks on the vertical walls. Brown's Eliminate and Chequers Crack are two great routes to be found here.

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The southern portion of the crag, this is the last section of Froggatt Edge.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Chequers Buttress

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
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Chequers Buttress
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5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13
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Brown's Eliminate
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5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
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Chequers Crack
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Chequers Buttress
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5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Brown's Eliminate
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5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13 Trad
Chequers Crack
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5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
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