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Three Finger Pocket/Petrified Prow 

Hueco: V5 Font: 6C

Type:  Boulder, 12'
Original:  Hueco: V5 Font: 6C [details]
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Submitted By: LeeAB on Apr 1, 2009

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Darting left from the Three Finger Pocket route.


This is one of the cooler climbs at Sailing Hawks. The three finger pocket is far right in the picture while other unknown routes twist left.

Start from a sit down and left of the prow and pocket. Move up and right to the pocket and continue up the prow to the top.


This problem is the prow at the right end of the main 45 degree face of the Petrified Boulder, after the prow the wall stays steep but not as steep.


1-2 crash pads.

Photos of Three Finger Pocket/Petrified Prow Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Three finger pocket route to the right among other...
Three finger pocket route to the right among other...
Rock Climbing Photo: Three finger pocket route.
Three finger pocket route.
Rock Climbing Photo: Max trying to flash 3-Finger Pocket.
Max trying to flash 3-Finger Pocket.

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By IanA
From: Durango, CO
Apr 4, 2009

"Petrified Prow", V5.
By William Mondragon
Feb 23, 2012

Classic, and fun. Solid V5.
By Nolan Robertson
May 23, 2013
rating: V5 6C

I am curious if taller people find this problem more difficult? I sure had trouble with it.

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