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Hard Very Far Skyline Buttress

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Hard Very Far Skyline Buttress Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 1,600'
Location: 53.16833, -2.00032 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Chris Owen, Euan Cameron, Nick Russell, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide), Hunter Robertson
Submitted By: Nick Russell on Dec 30, 2013
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Description 

An undercut slab of fine, compact grit with some unusual features. The routes here exemplify bold gritstone climbing at grades from amenable to desperate.

Getting There 

The furthest of the Skyline Buttresses (some bouldering can be found further on). About 1km from the end of the upper tier.

Climbing Season

For the The Peak District area.

Weather station 3.0 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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