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Tall, demanding attention and much talked-of. "The Overhang" at Lindfield is one of those "have you done..." problems

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A standalone rock left of the Blank Wall, marking the end of the crag proper. 'Problems' described are on the face directly opposite snout rock. Tons of variants of course exist.

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V2 1 Boulder 3m

Start with your right hand in the large pocket and move up via pinches. Finish off right.

V2 * 2 Boulder 4m

Start on crimps in the centre. Straight up.

V4 3 Boulder 5m

Drop a plumb line down from the centre of the face and follow this through line through the overhang.

V4 4 Boulder 4m

Traverse left to right under the orange roof, finishing up the headwall or off right.

V5 Traverse #4 Variant Boulder 4m

Turn the nose without the good ledge or the top at V5+

V2 *** The Overhang Boulder 6m

Start matched on the lower left rail and dyno way up into the slopey slot, continuing as 'The Overhang'.

Mentioned in the Sydney Bouldering Guide as having been done many times over but not recorded as a route there.

V2 * 6 Boulder 4m

Left to right traverse via easiest sequence available (mid height under the roof).

V7 * 7 Boulder 3m

Hard left-to-right traverse staying below the reasonable head-height line. Highly unlikely to have ever had a 2nd ascent as Pete did a very eliminate method and very undergraded.

FA: Pete Balint

VB ** Up the door jam Boulder 3m

Chimney up between the isolated rock and cliff face.

V6 8 - Impossible Boulder 3m

Desperate sit start up the crack. Tape up, and use some crimps near the top for this grade. May not be doable pure.

V7 10 Boulder

From the little arete, traverse right via the flared crack.

V0 ** The Lone Ranger Boulder 3m

From 1m inside the cave next to the Overhang, climb up over the lip, holding onto the crack in the rock above the roof.


This is where the Lindfield Traverse finishes. Step across from the ledge of The Golden Triangle stay low and finish in the cave. For a more exciting finish, head up The Overhang.


Check out what is happening in Isolated Rock/Overhang.