Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Fire Boulder
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Bear Paws 
Bitter Buffalo 
Catalyst 
Combustion 
Metamorphosis 
Quartz Caterpillar 
Rapid Oxidation 

Bear Paws 

Hueco: V4 Font: 6B

   
Type:  Boulder, 12'
Consensus:  Hueco: V4 Font: 6B [details]
FA: Erica Lineberry
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 109
Submitted By: Cragmama on Oct 26, 2010

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (1)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
BETA PHOTO: Erica on the crossover on the FA of Bear Paws

Description 

Originally V2 until the starting foothold broke, now significantly harder at V4. Updated start: Start matched hands at the bottom of a diagonal fin on some crimp rails, that is a couple of feet to the left and below the "quartz caterpillar." Find a low left foot,and paste a right toe on a high divot. The crux is at the start - work hands up the rail to a big cross over with the right hand to the flat ledge high and to the left of the start. From there get your feet up, and head up and left - big moves through juggy flakes that are fairly far apart. The straightfoward top out is at the notch on great feet and small features on top for hands.

Location 

On the right side of The Fire Boulder, find the vertical stripe of chunky quartz that resembles a caterpillar. Below this, and a couple of feet to the left, is a sloping, right facing rail. Match hands on this to start, left foot starts on the sharp crimpy flakes below, and right foot starts on anything you can get purchase on off to the right.

Protection 

pads and spotters


Photos of Bear Paws Slideshow Add Photo
Erica on the FA of Bear Paws (right heel is on the...
BETA PHOTO: Erica on the FA of Bear Paws (right heel is on the...
Erica topping out on Bear Paws
BETA PHOTO: Erica topping out on Bear Paws

Comments on Bear Paws Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -