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Friction Slab

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Swiggity Swag the Nightmare Stag 
Way of the Leaf, The 
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Friction Slab  


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Location: 37.75867, -83.66979 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

Boulder beside hwy 11 on the right before you get to roadside parking.

Getting There 

on side of road, on the right, going towards roadside.

Climbing Season



Weather station 6.1 miles from here

2 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',1],['V2-3',1],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Friction Slab:
Swiggity Swag the Nightmare Stag   V1 5     Boulder, 12'   
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Featured Route For Friction Slab
It's the pinnacle on the right

Swiggity Swag the Nightmare Stag V1 5  KY : Red River Gorge : Friction Slab
Climb using the edges of the two large (body size) huecos. We used the two two-finger pockets that are separated by about an inch wide bar of stone as the finish. Could top out but it might be high ball.Note: My buddy "discovered" this problem during a recent trip to the Red. We wanted to put it up because 1. there was but a single problem posted here for a boulder that I know plenty of people have climbed and 2. hoping someone will see and be able to give some more information about the pro...[more]   Browse More Classics in KY

Photos of Friction Slab Slideshow Add Photo
problem just left of V-3 on the backside.
BETA PHOTO: problem just left of V-3 on the backside.
Downclimb crack
Downclimb crack
Kianna bouldering just right of downclimb crack.
Kianna bouldering just right of downclimb crack.
VO
BETA PHOTO: VO
V-3
V-3

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By Tim Powers
From: Indiana
Nov 4, 2009
The name of this boulder is Friction Slab.
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