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Lobsterclaw, AKA:Mr. Negative 

Hueco: V5 Font: 6C

   
Type:  Boulder
Consensus:  Hueco: V5 Font: 6C [details]
FA: Pete Zoller, winter 1991
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Submitted By: Aimee Rose on Apr 2, 2006

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gotta love those weird pinches

Some areas require a guide.

Description 

This problem is in the shade all day. Once you enter the meadow, hike up and left on slick slabs and over a boulder. This problem starts in cave down and to the right on huge huecos to a difficult throw to a delicate topout.

Protection 

crash pads


Photos of Lobsterclaw, AKA:Mr. Negative Slideshow Add Photo
Lobsterclaw, classic.
Lobsterclaw, classic.
Linda moving from the steep jugs out onto the face...
Linda moving from the steep jugs out onto the face...
Lobster claw with the kneebar beta
Lobster claw with the kneebar beta
A really interesting problem - lovin the 'cave'
A really interesting problem - lovin the 'cave'

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By tim naylor
Aug 29, 2007
rating: V5- 6C

nice variety, steep and technical and several ways to do the start.
By Pinklebear
Sep 16, 2012

Just a little history: The original name for this one was Mr. Negative, in the Negative Cave, but Lobster Claw is a good name too. Pete Z did it first, then also me and Scott Leonard. We found it one day out hiking around looking for new problems. FA: Christmas Break 1991/92