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The Nose 

Hueco: V-easy Font: 3

Type:  Boulder, 15'
Original:  Hueco: V-easy Font: 3 [details]
FA: Unknown
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Submitted By: Chris Owen on Oct 20, 2009

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BETA PHOTO: Moving up before gaining higher feet


A great little route.

Stemming to a couple of lieback moves, followed by a nervy slab to the top.


East side, right edge.


Pad and spotter

Photos of The Nose Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Noreen Flynn on The Nose.
Noreen Flynn on The Nose.
Rock Climbing Photo: Start holds
BETA PHOTO: Start holds
Rock Climbing Photo: Scott Nomi on The Nose.
Scott Nomi on The Nose.

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By Fat Dad
From: Los Angeles, CA
Aug 4, 2014
rating: V-easy 3

This used to be rated 5.6 in the old guide. If this is VO then the Three Pigs is a V2.
By Chris Owen
From: Big Bear Lake
Aug 4, 2014

I agree, and I've changed the rating.
By dnaiscool
Apr 27, 2015

This is one of the very oldest boulder problems at Stoney Point, and it is still with us because of the robust nature of the large features it attacks. In the 1960's this was considered a sort of Gateway problem to the harder routes, like Boot Flake. I'm quite sure this was first done in the 1930's.

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