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Archeopteryx T,TR 
Archway Cookie T,TR 
Blue Slab T,TR 
Cat Fight T,TR 
Cat Walk T,TR 
Chockstone Chimney T,TR 
Congestion Chimney T,TR 
Cookie Cutter T,TR 
Cookie Cutter Direct TR 
Crimps and Misdemeanors T,TR 
Dippy Diagonal T,TR 
Dippy Diagonal Variation Right (AKA the Dipster) T,TR 
Earnings Summary T,TR 
Goodbye Youth T 
Innocence T,TR 
Kenosis T,TR 
King's Corner T,TR 
Left Face of TM Overhang T,TR 
Loco Head T,TR 
Mental Block TR 
Microwave Dinner T,TR 
Mindless Dribble TR 
No Rest For the Wicked T,TR 
Puffs Plus T,TR 
Red Slab T,TR 
Seventh Buttress 1 T,TR 
Seventh Buttress 2 T,TR 
Seventh Buttress 3 T,TR 
Seventh Buttress 4 T,TR 
Seventh Buttress 5 T,TR 
Seventh Buttress 5-1/2 T 
Seventh Buttress 6 T,TR 
Sure Shot TR 
TM Overhang T,TR 
West Michigan T,TR 
Wicker Man T,TR 

TM Overhang 

YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

Type:  Trad, TR
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10- French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Unknown
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Submitted By: Tom Anderson-Brown on Apr 17, 2002

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One of my better on-sights at DL. TM is a great ro...


TM Overhang is located on the face just to the west of Red Slab (#73). Climb the crack below the roof by either jamming or using a layback. Once to the roof reach high for holds to get over the crux. Climb easier rock to the top.


Standard Rack with small stoppers and cams

Photos of TM Overhang Slideshow Add Photo
Bruce (Hoofers, 1983) Note the Goldline and Vasque Ascenders.
Bruce (Hoofers, 1983) Note the Goldline and Vasque...
Red Slab (73), Chockstone Chimney (76), and TM Overhang (77)
BETA PHOTO: Red Slab (73), Chockstone Chimney (76), and TM Ove...
This shows a very fun direct version of TM that goes at 10b PG-13.
This shows a very fun direct version of TM that go...
TM Overhang (77), Cookie Cutter (80), and Archway Cookie (81)
BETA PHOTO: TM Overhang (77), Cookie Cutter (80), and Archway ...
TM goes straight up the main crack to the ledge. A direct version heads right at the good horizontal before the roof and straight up the face.
BETA PHOTO: TM goes straight up the main crack to the ledge. A...

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By Benjamin Sanders
May 28, 2003

On lead a #3 Camalot with a long draw can be placed above the roof to give great protection for pulling through those moves.
By Josh Knapp
From: East Troy, Wisconsin
Aug 21, 2011
rating: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a

Good route, a little on the short side, and much easier than other 10's at the lake.
By Ed Krejcik
From: Broomfield, CO
Mar 18, 2014

This was one of my first leads at the Lake some 30+ years ago. Wasn't this rated F8 in the old guidebook? I came off reaching for the jug pocket over lip. Kind of a long reach. I remember watching my #7 Chouinard stopper rip out of the lower crack as I flew past. Ended up cratering onto the base slab on my hands and knees. Didn't get hurt and went back up and cruised it on post-crater adrenaline. If I'd have known it was more like 10a, probably never would have tried it. #DLFA
By Remo
From: Madison, WI
Jul 11, 2014
rating: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a

This is a great lead! Great gear and fun movement. A bit on the short side, but worth doing if you in the area.