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D'Arcy's Buttress
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30 Second Crack T,TR 
Cemetery Wall TR 
Darcy's Wall TR 
Darkness At Noon T,TR 
Death Leap 2000 TR 
Easy Overhang T,TR 
Last Gasp T,TR 
Ship's Prow TR 
Strawberry Fields TR 
Zig-Zag T 
Zschiesche's Roof T 

Easy Overhang 

YDS: 5.4 French: 4a Ewbanks: 12 UIAA: IV ZA: 10 British: VD 3c

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.4 French: 4a Ewbanks: 12 UIAA: IV ZA: 10 British: VD 3c [details]
FA: Unknown
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Submitted By: Jim McGuire on Dec 10, 2003

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Pulling over the Easy O.

Description 

As the name implies, Easy Overhang is a straight forward climb up monster, positive holds. However, those lacking upper body strength may need some artful footwork just below the overhang. Start behind the large block left of Last Gasp and go up to a ledge. Follow the crack on the right up to and over the roof.

In the photo below, the overhang is near the very bottom at the left. Last Gasp on the corner to the right.

Protection 

Standard rack.


Photos of Easy Overhang Slideshow Add Photo
Soloing easy overhang on my 35th b-day challenge
Soloing easy overhang on my 35th b-day challenge
Last Gasp on Darcy's Wall.
BETA PHOTO: Last Gasp on Darcy's Wall.
Below the overhang.
Below the overhang.
Last Gasp on Darcy's Wall.
BETA PHOTO: Last Gasp on Darcy's Wall.
Dan runs it out.
Dan runs it out.

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By Shawn Simmons
Jun 5, 2005

Great route for a beginner, I am one. Don't get confused at the ledge and move left.
By John W. Knoernschild
From: Wisconsin
Aug 31, 2009
rating: 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c

Great little route.
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