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Crappy Overhang Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: rogerk on May 14, 2012

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  • Getting There 

    At the intersection of the South Trail and the spur to the Gateway's Main Trail, look North through the trees. You'll see a too-small-to-climb-on boulder. Walk to this, and you'll see the Crappy Overhang to the north.

    N 44deg 25.756'
    W 72deg 55.257'


    Short, steep, & chossy. Many boulders like this exist in VT, but how many do you know that have had enough TLC to actually be worth climbing?

    Despite the lousy rock, the problems on this boulder are fun. Most lines here are juggy overhangs leading to crux topouts.

    Edit: The rock has actually cleaned up pretty nicely. Even though it doesn't look good, the problems are actually quite fun.

    Climbing Season

    For the Bolton Area area.

    Weather station 7.8 miles from here

    3 Total Climbing Routes

    ['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

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