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Star Crossed Lovers 

Hueco: V6- Font: 7A

Type:  Boulder, 12'
Original:  Hueco: V5 Font: 6C [details]
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Submitted By: JJNS on Nov 7, 2009

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Start seated and just left of the northern prow of the Aircraft Carrier. A few juggy pulls will get you to the crux where good core tension should keep you on from a crimp to a sloper then a pinch and finally a jug. Bonus points if you cut your feet while grabbing the jug. A couple more easy moves and the mantel and this one's in the bag.


A pad, might want two. Might be nice for the sit start.

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By Chip Phillips
From: Broomfield, CO
Nov 7, 2009

Quite possibly the best problem of the grade in all of Colorado.
By John Widerman
From: Minturn, CO
Nov 7, 2009

People might want to get this one done in a hurry. Buddy and myself have been climbing all the routes in the area the last few days and that problem (done a few months ago) is looking in really bad shape, we didn't pull on it because it looks like the three first moves are about to pull off. The first siting jug you grab then heal hook flexes a LOT, a lot more than it did a few months ago for certain. Could soon be down graded to the V5 stand start only!
By Chip Phillips
From: Broomfield, CO
Nov 8, 2009

I guess I have to take back my glowing praise for this problem ... total choss!
By Jon Roberts
Jun 15, 2011
rating: V6- 7A

Just to the left of this problem is a shortie V7/8 that starts impossibly low and does some sweet moves up to a head height jug in a crack. It's called Juliet.
By Dean Cool
From: Boulder, CO
Jun 27, 2011

Not so sure how chossy this is. There are a few loose holds at the start, but they appear to be bomber.
Jul 3, 2011

The route to the left is called Romeo. Juliet is the line to the right of SCL.
By Jeremy C
From: Golden, CO
Nov 2, 2011

Scott Dykema second attempt of the day. Beta video!

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