Charlie's Overhang Area

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Morning sun
2 mins
Uphill

The first buttress encountered presents an impressive overhang which sets the heart racing of many a wary boulderer. The routes here tend to be a little high to be given V grades but they are usually soloed. Further right is the jutting Ripple Buttress and Hazel Barn to the right.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Newstones Chimney
6m. The awkward chimney. Starting up the crack on the left is worth VDiff.
 Diff
2
Praying Mantle
6m. Swarm on to the nose and finish warily through the shelving scoop above. Used to be good value at 4c!
2 user comments
 HVS 5b
3
Hazel Brow Crack
8m. Climb the juggy groove to bulges which are passed by moving leftwards.
 
1 Stars
S 4a
4
Hazel Barn
8m. The shallow groove (quality holds) leads to a steeper exit.
 
1 Stars
VD
5
Nutmeg
8m. Climb past the solid flake onto the wall above.
 HS 4b
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    Trepidation
    "E3 5c in anything but sizzling summer heat. Does feel scary though for something..." 02/Jan

    The Witch
    "good thread near the start, but not much more gear placements on it. The upper s..." 09/Sep

    Praying Mantle
    "Indeed, the sit-start boulder problem is as good as the route... Try this one f..." 02/Jun

    The Vixen
    "There's a secret hand hold which makes cranking it easy. 2 moves, and it's in th..." 23/Mar

    Sly Corner
    "A good problem exists right of this from the two crimps up to a dish around font..." 20/Mar

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