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Overbeck

Cumbria, ENGLAND

Climbs 28 – Rocktype Rhyolite – Altitude 320m a.s.l – Faces SW

Crag features
Up to 50m high, good routes include Overbeck Buttress(MS), Bowderdale Climb(MS), Queen of Change(E3), Femme Fatale(E3), Central Chimney(S), Zig Zag(HVS). The bouldering is situated on the Overbeck Boulder, directly below the crag by the river, good problems include Arete and Traverse(V2), Traverse Direct(V3), Overbeck Arete(V4), Technical Wall(V5).

Access notes
The crag is reached by half an hours walk from the Wasdale Head road.

Weather forecast

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15 °C
21 kph

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14 °C
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12 °C
17 kph

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14 °C
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12 °C
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Guidebooks
Lakes Bouldering (2006), Scafell Wasdale & Eskdale (1996), Gable & Pillar (1991)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGradex
1The Curving CrackHS 3
2Catamite CornerE2 5c 1
3TroglodyteVD 2
4Ash Tree ChimneyVD 3
5Zig - ZagHVS 5a *1
6Central ChimneyS *8
7Femme FataleE3 5c *1
8Tim BenzedrinoE3 5c 1
9B ChimneyD 3
10Queen Of ChangeE3 6a *3
11North and CentralHS  
12Central RouteS 2
13The GargoyleVS 4c 2
14Bowderdale ClimbMS *12
 Climb nameGradex
15Overbeck ButtressMS *16
16Corner ClimbVD 7
17Girdle TraverseVS 4b  
18Problem 1V1 5c 6
19Technical WallV5 ***5
20Overbeck AreteV4 ***8
21Arete and TraverseV2 5c **7
22Traverse DirectV3 **5
23Right-hand DirectV1 5c 8
24Dirty FlakeV0 5a 6
25Lip TripV4 *4
26Easy SideV0- 4c 5
27Brackenclose ClimbHVS 5a **2
28Ash Tree Chimney - Variation FinishVD 3
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