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Hueco: V6 Font: 7A R

   
Type:  Boulder, 23'
Consensus:  Hueco: V6 Font: 7A [details]
FA: John Bachar
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Submitted By: RTM on Oct 17, 2002

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One of the all time great dyno problems. Considered by many to be the best boulder problem in JTree. Start off a large cheatstone (although not necessary), climb jugs up to a blank, vertical headwall with thin crimps, to an all out dyno for a huge jug 20 ft. off the deck. Finishes with a few mildly exciting sloper moves.


Protection 

bring large nuts!



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    The seasons in the high desert are sublime. Eric Z. on the perennial classic,... sometime in '87.
The seasons in the high desert are sublime. Er...
Planet X (V6 R) climbs the face left of Wormhole (V0+ R), the obvious wide crack. <br />
BETA PHOTO: Planet X (V6 R) climbs the face left of Wormhole (...
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By Adam Winters
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From: the Shire
Jan 29, 2009
rating: V6 7A R

don't know if it gets any better than this at this rating and style...

By Will S
From: Joshua Tree
Nov 13, 2010

Reachy! This is going to be a rude surprise if you're under 5'10" or so. At 5'9 with a +2, I can barely get the thin crimp and am playing the piano trying to get onto the better part of it. Maybe my footwork is trash, but plan on some extra trickery if you're short.

Not even close to "the best problem in JT" though. Caveman, Pigpen, and many more are way better than this rig, IMHO.