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Backdoor Man 
Dark Angel 
Heartbreaker Traverse 
Jamocha Joe aka Purple Bunny Fuckers 
Jiffy Pop 
Julio and Me 
Rose Fruited Juniper 
Something Different 
Swirl Wall 
Tall Cool Red One 
Taxing the Pipe 
Ventral Fin 
William's Lectric Shave 

The Dark Heart Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: tcamillieri on Feb 28, 2010
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  • East Mountain is accessed by Guided Tour Only
  • Some areas require a guide.

  • Description 

    A shady room that offers the classics Dark Heart and Something Different. Only holds the standard ten person tour.

    Getting There 

    Hike along the ridge passing Ultramega downhill on your left and Julio and Me and Le Chnickel up on your right. Head up hill and left. The very large room will have Dark Heart on your left as you enter and in the back is Something Different.

    Climbing Season

    For the East Mountain area.

    Weather station 8.1 miles from here

    14 Total Climbing Routes

    ['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',9],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

    Classic Climbing Routes in The Dark Heart

    Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Dark Heart:
    Backdoor Man   V2 5+ PG13     Boulder, 25'   
    Swirl Wall   V3 6A     Boulder, 15'   
    Ventral Fin   V5 6C     Boulder, 15'   
    Jamocha Joe aka Purple Bunny Fuckers   V6 7A     Boulder, 15'   
    Tall Cool Red One   V6 7A     Boulder, 21'   
    Ultramega   V8 7B     Boulder, 18'   
    Something Different   V8 7B     Boulder, 12'   
    Taxing the Pipe   V9- 7C PG13     Boulder, 20'   
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    Featured Route For The Dark Heart
    Rock Climbing Photo: Matthew NM moving into the crux of the Tall Cool R...

    Tall Cool Red One V6 7A  TX : Hueco Tanks : ... : The Dark Heart
    An amazing highball with a good landing.Start out by moving up past the right edge of the large scoop feature. Then head left across the scoop aiming for the sloping ramp that leads up to a white jug, crux. From the jug a huge move gains the obvious flake and another big move to the lip. Beware of loose rock over the lip when topping out. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in TX

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