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Bulbous Left Center 

Hueco: V7 Font: 7A+

Type:  Boulder
Consensus:  Hueco: V7 Font: 7A+ [details]
FA: Eric Z.
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Submitted By: Remo on May 18, 2009

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The throw to the lip


A Classic hardman problem! Start on good hold at base of overhang and make big moves to good pinches. Technique and power get you up this one. Top out right along the lip.


Just downhill and southeast of the BR trail and EB trail junction. See directions at Bulbous Left.



Photos of Bulbous Left Center Slideshow Add Photo
Bulbous Center climbs directly out center of overhang.
Bulbous Center climbs directly out center of overh...
Bulbous Roof.
Bulbous Roof.
Steve switching to press it up.
Steve switching to press it up.
RV heading up the center.
RV heading up the center.
The trick bicycle move.
The trick bicycle move.
A full extension move(not a good way to do the problem).
A full extension move(not a good way to do the pro...
The Gnar shoeing up.
The Gnar shoeing up.
Ian working Bulbous.
Ian working Bulbous.
The Coleman with his try-hard face on!
The Coleman with his try-hard face on!

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By nicros fivten
May 19, 2009

how come no one ever showed me this!
By SteveSchultz
May 20, 2009

When you come back we'll take you on a East Bluff tour and include this one!
By Remo
From: Madison, WI
Jun 12, 2009

This climb is so burly. The moves are all there, but it's full on!
By Ian CB
Jul 22, 2011

This problem is featured in our new film Midwest Unknown
By Mr. Mix
From: Sauk City, WI
Mar 12, 2012

Instantly fell in love with this today, a little hard to get to, but worth the hike. Unique overhanging roof climbs are an anomaly at the lake and this one is fantastic from start to finish. Although in the talus, the landing isn't bad. Congratulations goes out to Remo for putting this together on a warm wet March day.
By sweatpants
From: Broomfield, CO
Mar 15, 2012
rating: V7 7A+

Another train on this thing today with Gnar, Keith and I doing it. Funky to get the beta right but real nice when it comes together.