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Big Bud Arete 

Hueco: V2 Font: 5+

Type:  Boulder
Consensus:  Hueco: V2 Font: 5+ [details]
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Submitted By: Remo on Apr 23, 2009

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To the jug, photo satermo


Starting on right corner climb up to break and head straight up face using both aretes. Super tall and scary, but the landing isn't bad.


Just up hill from the Special K boulder.


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Photos of Big Bud Arete Slideshow Add Photo
Thune near the top.
Thune near the top.
Fuzzy to the lip!
Fuzzy to the lip!
JJ Schlick firing up The Big Bud ArÍte, 1999.
JJ Schlick firing up The Big Bud ArÍte, 1999.
Cfresh working on it
Cfresh working on it
Right arete start
Right arete start
Big Bud.
Big Bud.
Left arete start
Left arete start
Fuzzy getting up there.
Fuzzy getting up there.
Aaron, The Gentleman.
Aaron, The Gentleman.
Tall!  Satermo
Tall! Satermo

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By Paul Jones
From: Madison, WI
Aug 28, 2009

Sit start makes this harder than V2, prob V4
By John W. Knoernschild
From: Wisconsin
Sep 22, 2009
rating: V3 6A

This climb is classic! Best boulder problem I have done so far....anywhere.
From: Winona
May 6, 2010

FA Eric Z.
By Cfresh
From: Barrington il
Jun 10, 2013
rating: V2+ 5+

Hard n fun v2
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