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Gripper Traverse 

Hueco: V0 Font: 4

   
Type:  Boulder
Consensus:  Hueco: V0 Font: 4 [details]
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Submitted By: Steven Powers on Feb 3, 2001

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The traverse

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Fun easy traverse. Can do a sit start but all in all its just fun movement on stone, its located on the front of trash can rock (facing the road). Start left and the further right you go the harder it gets.

Protection 

Maybe a spotter


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Gripper Traverse. <br />Photo by Blitzo.
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By E. Ramos
From: Los Angeles, CA
Mar 28, 2004

Nice workout! I 'pumped up' earlier, so it was difficult to hold onto while attempting to traverse. Good fun and extremely convenient to access (it's nearly in the parking lot!). Also a tourist hangout, so don't be shy ;)
By jacob
Aug 23, 2004

Did "the gipper traverse" a couple weeks ago, It's ok, Not the best thing that I have done. but then again I was in a bad mood..... Its a good workout, and practice.. The "ripper" has a great first hold, It is a little hard to reach if you arent 5'9 or taller...

I cant wait to hit up some the cracks though.....
By Colin Schour
From: Big Bear Lake, CA
Mar 5, 2012

Great spot to hit on the way out of J Tree. Go to the high jug and back for a "real" workout.
By Sergeant Dick Richardson
From: #FarOut
Mar 31, 2014

zis root iz lik playEEn ze open E in Purple Haze, weYn reDdy, yu can alwayz draHp dat bizz lyke iz hott n LinkZen to manny maNny climbs, no? Jah.