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Dale is keenly recognised as one of the centrepieces of Peak District climbing
offering a large number of traditional and sports climbs on its valley walls.
All of the climbing lies on a variety of cliffs lining the walls of the
dale and is conducted on a mixture of limestone types: from the highly compact
water-washed walls of the Cornice, Two Tier Buttress, Long Wall and Nettle Buttress
to the more open sections such as The Lifts, Plum Buttress and the Embankment.
On the traditional side Chee Tor offers one of the best crags of its type in the
|Plum Buttress (updated 28.7.12)|
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