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This fine section of rock has a fine collection of buttresses along its almost unbroken gritstone. The Unconquerables Buttress yields the most famous climbs, but there are a number of gritstone classics along this entire section of the edge.
From the Plantation parking area head up to the edge and then head south (right) to reach this section.
14 Total Routes
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Unconquerables Area:
Featured Route For The Unconquerables Area
Left Unconquerable 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a International : United Kingdom : ... : Unconquerable Buttress
Left Unconquerable, a steep layback flake, is a mega-classic of the Peak District. Great holds, great gear, and a fabulous setting make it a perennial favorite along with its equally classic (and slightly easier) brother, Right Unconquerable. Start at an obvious finger-width flake and lieback a move or two to a horizontal. Another move will get you to an excellent jug in the crack. With more difficulty, lieback the flake to another horizontal at 2/3 height. From here, a tricky sequence involving...[more] Browse More Classics in International
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