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Devil's Den Bouldering
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Hueco: V8 Font: 7B

   
Type:  Boulder
Consensus:  Hueco: V8- Font: 7B [details]
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Submitted By: Ladd Raine on Apr 14, 2007

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Moving out of the crux start on Numb Thumb

Description 

Sit low and climb left up on the arete to highball topout.

Location 

Central den on Big Boss boulder.

Protection 

Highball, bring a couple friends and their pads.


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The crux lower section of Numb Thumb can be kind of hard to figure out, though the holds couldn't be more obvious.
BETA PHOTO: The crux lower section of Numb Thumb can be kind o...
Emile Menin working the moves on this classic! <br /> <br />Seth Hamel Photo.
Emile Menin working the moves on this classic! Se...

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By Tristan Perry
Aug 13, 2007

Tricky first move - getting your butt off the ground is the crux. Takes a little creativity...if you can do that then the rest of the problem is easy by comparison (but quite fun!)