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Sycamore Buttress

  • 24 - Sylvie

    Grade: 4b | First Ascent: (Pre-1991)
    Rating: 0

    A pleasant climb. Start just right of a shallow corner at a steep arĂȘte. Climb the arĂȘte and the face above.

  • 25 - Daphne

    Grade: 4a | First Ascent: -1974
    Rating: 0

    Start one metre to the right at a right-trending flake below a five-stemmed ash tree. Climb the flake and wall just left of the ash.

  • 26 - Hebe

    Grade: | First Ascent: (Pre-1991)
    Rating: 0

    Four metres to the right, climb the groove, then step right on to the slab and climb this to the top.