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Stinkbug aka Lonestar 

Stinkbug aka Lonestar 

Hueco: V10-11 Font: 8A

   
Type:  Boulder, Alpine
Original:  Hueco: V10-11 Font: 8A [details]
FA: Tommy Caldwell
Season: Spring and Fall 50 degrees and below
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Submitted By: tcamillieri on Aug 24, 2009

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  • Description 

    There are two independent cruxes for this problem. The first is the first two moves involving a long tension-filled right hand slap and a hard match (try keeping your feet on). The second involves going to a slopy hold and then a better albeit higher crimp, a committing heel hook helps.

    Location 

    Upon finding the ridge-line of talus from the Glacier Gorge parking like hike downhill until the talus begins to become more scattered. If approaching from this direction Stinkbug will be slightly on your left and the problems will be hidden on the opposed face.

    Protection 

    2 pads and a spotter for the heel hook crux.


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