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Routes in The Flying Buttress

Flying Buttress T 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Flying Buttress Direct T 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b PG13
Wedge Rib T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
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Description

The most famous feature at Stanage.

This buttress is dominated by the huge stepped overhang that flys high above the slab below. Despite the size it gives a truly memorable climb that isn't too difficult - Flying Buttress Direct.

Getting There

From the popular parking area, head up to the edge and aim for the prominent overhang.

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Classic Climbing Routes at The Flying Buttress

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
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Flying Buttress
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5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b PG13
 12
Flying Buttress Direct
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Flying Buttress
 13
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad
Flying Buttress Direct
 12
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b PG13 Trad
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