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Hueco: V8 Font: 7B

   
Type:  Boulder, 16'
Original:  Hueco: V8 Font: 7B [details]
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Submitted By: Grady Jackson on Jan 6, 2011

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Purgatory is a classic line that sees few repeats ...

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Description 

Start siting under roof, left hand side pull and right hand crimp. The crux is getting over the buldge and getting all the weight onto your feet.

Location 

The route is the first obvious overhang you see while hiking up to the lower large boulder.

Protection 

3+ pads


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By Peter Beal
From: Boulder Colorado
Jan 12, 2011

This is a good line and feels a bit bold with the sloping hillside. I did the FA from the sit (low sidepulls in the corner) back in the early 90s. The name is fine with me.
By Morgan Patterson
Administrator
Nov 10, 2011

Ya - ex batsie here.. thought this one was called Twisted.. least the grade is the same!

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