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Fat Albert Gang 

Hueco: V3 Font: 6A

Type:  Boulder
Consensus:  Hueco: V3 Font: 6A [details]
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Submitted By: andyf on Mar 9, 2008

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Das craigers cruisin the crimp fest!


This beautiful line (thanks to quarrying) is a great lesson in pure arete liebacking. Core tension down low is the key, especially moving past the crux. Fun topout. A sit start adds a move, but the grade's the same.


Right off the road, same boulder as Dean Problem



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Das craiger at it again
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By Brent Huff
From: SLC, UT
Oct 15, 2011

Mountain Bro, don't be a jerk and delete your skewed ratings.
By Emerson Takahashi
From: SLC, UT
Nov 2, 2011
rating: V3 6A

Not sure if it was the cold weather, but after climbing in the 40 degree weather, I sent this 2nd try.... as opposed to me trying to make a single move and my feet blow off from the super polished knobs on an "average" day.

Awesome problem!
By CaseyCox
Sep 24, 2012

Truly one of my favorites. It does seam a lot harder then V3 but, who cares about the rating. If I would have to rate it anything it would be classic.
By Skat B
From: Down Rodeo
Apr 9, 2013
rating: V3 6A

At least as slick as Surfboard Arete V4. I guess it's a V3 even though this is harder for me than surfboard arete. The hardest part is the mega slick foot holds. everything else is just bomber!
By Danie White
From: SLC, UT
Oct 11, 2013

This is listed as V2 in the black bible. I'm inclined to agree with that.
By Tyler W
From: Utah
Nov 11, 2013
rating: V3 6A

Classic at the grade. I don't think it's harder than V3.
By Garrett C
From: SL,UT
Oct 30, 2014
rating: V3 6A

Greasy, but nothing harder than v3
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