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Scary Monsters 

Hueco: V6 Font: 7A

Type:  Boulder, 15'
Consensus:  Hueco: V6 Font: 7A [details]
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Submitted By: Peter Franzen on Oct 31, 2006

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BETA PHOTO: A look at the Scary Monsters.


A little spicy!

Climb the face to a cruxy topout on sloping crimps. The landing is good but you won't want to come off at the top.


Up the hill from the Big Joe boulder. Walk up the trail to the boulder sitting right above the large waterfall ampitheater.


Crashpad, attentive spotter

Photos of Scary Monsters Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Hitting the small crimp on Scary Monsters
Hitting the small crimp on Scary Monsters
Rock Climbing Photo: going for the crimp
going for the crimp
Rock Climbing Photo: in the opening moves of Scary Monsters
in the opening moves of Scary Monsters
Rock Climbing Photo: Scary Monsters
Scary Monsters

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By Aeon Aki
Mar 30, 2007

There is a V4 that starts right of Scary Monsters and uses the right arete as well as a thin rail. Also pretty classic.
Oct 10, 2008
rating: V6 7A

The v4 is called bobcat in a kipparoo. Scary monsters is v6.
By Bad Sock Puppet
Jul 12, 2009
rating: V6 7A

I did not see why this one was considered such a great problem in "A Bouldering Guide to Utah". Nothing special by Joe's standards IMO.
By edwin
Oct 27, 2010
rating: V6 7A

Certainly one of the classics. STARTS AT THE JUG ON THE BOTTOM!

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