Climbs 87
Rocktype Gritstone
Altitude 420m a.s.l
Faces E

Charlie's overhang. Newstones. © Mike W

Crag features

Mostly a bouldering venue with a good selection of grades and good landings. Classics include Varicose, Ripple and the bold highball Charlie's Overhang.

Guidebooks

Peak Bouldering

The Peak Bouldering Rockfax is a massive book covering a huge area including all the main bouldering venues of the Peak District. It includes many more low-grade problems than have ever been documented before including 17 circuits with problems at V0+ 5a and under, and a further 21 circuits with problems at V2 5c and below.
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Western Grit

The 2009 edition of the award-winning guidebook to Staffordshire, Kinder, Bleaklow, Chew, Lancashire and Cheshire areas covered with photo-topos and descriptions.
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watch charlies overhang, nicely dislocated my ankle jumping off it on sunday...
Will_he_fall - 30/Mar/06
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
 CHARLIE'S OVERHANG 
2S & M
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f7A+ ***49
3S & M Left Hand
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f6C **25
4S & M Lefthand Sit Start
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f7A **4
5Leather Joy Boysf7A+ 6c 7
6Little Traverse
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f6A *51
7Charlie's OverhangE2 5c **80
8Newstones ChimneyD 50
9MoonshineHVS 5c *19
10Praying MantleHVS 5b 36
11Praying Mantel Sit Start
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f6C *28
12Wraparound Arete
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f6C *14
13Coffe & Wallnut Cakef5+ *41
 UPPERMOST OUTCROP 
15Square Cut Facef6A 191
16Left Arete
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f5+ *279
17Wall and Monof6A+ 145
18Varicose
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f6A+ **267
19The Grinding Sloper
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f6A *195
20Varicose Traversef6A *51
21Easy Slab
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VB 205
22Easy Slab Right-handf3+ 137
23Easy CrackVB 25
24Right Arete
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f5+ 126
25Uppermost traversef6B+ 11
 HAZEL BARN BUTTRESS 
27Left Twin Arete
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f3+ *148
28Right Twin ArÍte
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f3+ *167
29Flake Slab
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f4+ *125
30Steep Slabf5+ 52
31Ripplef6B 6a ***184
32Martin's Traversef5 5b *124
33Martin's Directf6B 7
34Crack and Aretef6A+ *107
35Short Wall
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f5 40
36Short Chimney
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D 25
37Hazel Brow CrackS 4a *117
38Hazel BarnVD *126
39Hazel Groovef6B 6a 62
40NutmegHS 4b 111
41Nutmeg Groove
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f5+ *99
42Hammyf6A **85
43Mister Coconutf6A+ 3
 SCRATCH/RHYNOSE BUTTRESS 
45Scratchedf5+ 13
46Scratch CrackHS 5b *109
47Scratch Crack Sit Startf6A+ **7
48Scratch Aretef6C *4
49Itchy Groove
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f6B+ *43
50Itchy Fingersf6A 6a 87
51Bridgetf4 4c 118
52Traverse Of The Dyke
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f5+ 18
53Jam Crack
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f3+ 11
54Flakes And Criss-Cross Dykes
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f3 12
55Drain the Main VeinE1 5b *4
56Puffed UpE3 6b *3
57RhynoseVS 4c *41
58The Low Level Traverse Of The East Face Of Rhynose Buttress
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f5 14
59Undercut Arete Of Rhynose Buttress
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f5+ 7
60HippoVD 77
61RosehipS 4a 95
62The WitchD 71
63Candy ManS 4a 50
 SLY BUTTRESS 
65TrepidationE4 6a 4
66Sly Traversef6A *23
67Stallone Aretef6C+ *124
68Char's traversef7B 3
69Sly Stallonef6B 6a *147
70Sly Stallone (without ramp)f7A 17
71The SnakeHS 4b 15
72The FoxE2 5b *6
73The VixenVS 4c *20
74The Sly MantelshelfHVS 5b *29
75Valley of UltravixensE3 5c *4
76Sly Super Directf5+ 5c *18
77Sly Direct
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f4 21
78Captain Quark
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f6C+ *27
79Sly CornerVS 4c *19
 Stegosaurus Wall 
81Tiny Crackf3 35
82Left Crackf4 24
83Tyrannosaurus Hexf5 55
84Prehistoric Offwidthf4 49
85Soup Dragon
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f4+ 12
86The Clangerf5+ 12
87Yo Clamf4+ 31
88Clammy WallV0 5
89Clammy HandsV0+ *9
90The PuffterE3 6b **1
91Ponsified *E4 6a  
92S&M Sit Start *f7B **1
93Slap and Tickle *V3 1
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