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Bilge Pump 

Hueco: V7-8 Font: 7B PG13

   
Type:  Boulder, 15'
Original:  Hueco: V7-8 Font: 7B PG13 [details]
FA: Bob Horan
New Route: Yes
Season: fall/winter/spring
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Submitted By: bhoran on Apr 12, 2014

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The Creek Slab's Bilge Pump.

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Description 

This is a classic problem that ascends the leaning finger rail on the right, east side of the severe, south overhang of the boulder, up and out left to the lips polished prow. An airy, balancey, layaway, high step move is used to gain the summit slab.

Location 

This is located on the south overhang of the boulder, which used to be submerged at its base until recent post flood of 2013 conditions, which washed a landing beach below. This boulder will most likely be submerged during summer meltoff.

Protection 

Pads and good spotters.


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