Charlie's Overhang Area

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Morning sun
2 mins

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
Newstones Chimney
6m. The awkward chimney. Starting up the crack on the left is worth VDiff.
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
Hazel Brow Crack
8m. Climb the juggy groove to bulges which are passed by moving leftwards.
1 Stars
S 4a
Hazel Barn
8m. The shallow groove (quality holds) leads to a steeper exit.
1 Stars
8m. Climb past the solid flake onto the wall above.
 HS 4b
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    "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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