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The High Neb Area  

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The area is dominated by High Neb Buttress, but there are still worthwhile climbs on the other smaller buttresses situated to the North of High Neb Buttress.

Areas from North to South
  • Undercut Crack Buttress
  • Puss Buttress
  • Cosmic Buttress
  • Birthday Buttress
  • Blurter Buttress
  • Duo Slab
  • Youth Buttress

Getting There 

Form the High Neb parking area follow the wide trail towards the edge, taking a left over a fence towards the prominent buttress. To reach the other sections just follow the path northwards.

Climbing Season

Weather station 8.1 miles from here

9 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Featured Route For The High Neb Area

Quietus 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b  Europe : United Kingdom : ... : High Neb Buttress
Rated E2 5c. This intimidating roof is an all-time peak district classic, and still a great testpiece despite being ascended over 50 years ago! The route climbs an overhanging crack to a tricky, blank corner before continuing more easily up horizontals and twin cracks to the base of the roof. From here, trend right out the roof on flakes, protecting in the crack off left. The lip pull is the crux, and usually involves a jam in the left hand crack and yes, some thrutching....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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