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The Aid Problem 

Hueco: V8 Font: 7B

   
Type:  Boulder, 12'
Original:  Hueco: V8 Font: 7B [details]
FA: John McLean
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Submitted By: Joe M. on Nov 9, 2011

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Description 

Start standing left of the Neil's Nuts prow. With hands in obvious pocket, move right to small holds in thin right-leaning seam and traverse right around arete until you reach a good edge. Mantel and climb to top to finish.

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By Elias M
May 10, 2016

Climbed a variation of this problem that finishes straight up instead of around the arete. Not sure if something broke on the original line but I couldn't figure out how to continue around the arete. Felt about the same grade. I made a video of what I climbed so others can try it.

By MaxMonn
From: Providence, RI
May 16, 2016
rating: V8 7B

Hey Elias, this looks really neat. The last time I was at the boulder (a couple of months ago) all of the holds I saw were intact. The move around the arete is pretty thrashy and super rough on the finger tips, this variation looks a lot nicer to be honest!

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