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Initial Friction 

Hueco: V1 Font: 5

Type:  Boulder, 15'
Original:  Hueco: V1 Font: 5 [details]
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Submitted By: Will S on Oct 3, 2007

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BETA PHOTO: The slab just left of the arete.

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This smoothly cleaved slab is exciting and aesthetic. Expect typical polished Yos slab work. Another cool weather problem.


Adjacent to the old paved trail through the boulders above C4, just across from the Wine Boulder (Dominator).


A pad or two.

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Initial Friction
Rock Climbing Photo: not as scary as big greeny but way slicker
not as scary as big greeny but way slicker

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By m-earle
From: USA
Oct 4, 2007

If you lack any form of slab skills (such as myself), expect to put in a V5 effort to get anywhere on this one.
By Tavis Ricksecker
From: Bishop, ca
Sep 30, 2008

Classic moderate slab. We kept slipping off about 10' up and having to run down the slab to the pads. Great fun.
By Tommy L-D
Mar 25, 2010

Some of the funnest falls I've ever taken on a boulder, expect to lose some rubber on your shoes if you do though
By Nick D'Hulster
From: Barcelona, Spain
Aug 22, 2015

With some friends at this awesome Boulder and managed to onsight it. I thought for sure it was a V3 and they told me "nope V1." Really fun slab though.

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