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The most famous feature at Stanage.
From the popular parking area, head up to the edge and aim for the prominent overhang.
3 Total Routes
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Flying Buttress:
Flying Buttress 5.5 4b 13 IV+ MS 4a Trad, 55'
Flying Buttress Direct 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ E2 5b PG13 Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
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Flying Buttress 5.5 4b 13 IV+ MS 4a Europe : United Kingdom : ... : The Flying Buttress
What steepness and exposure for a HVD (5.5)! The original line of the buttress, Flying Buttress takes a devious line through the steepness on giant flakes and jugs. An intimidating but easy climb. Begin on the left side of the slab. Protect in a flake at 15 feet, and continue off the upper left hand corner of the slab. The next section is the crux: stand up into a slot, protect, and make a funky move or two to gain the upper flake. Cruise this to a ledge at the top and make a final exhilarating ...[more] Browse More Classics in International
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