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Center Route V0 4
Lower Fin Traverse V2 5+
Other One V1 5
Right Route V0 4
Undercling Fin V0 4
Type: Boulder
FA: unknown
Page Views: 1,822 total, 9/month
Shared By: richard magill on Dec 31, 2001
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description

Really fun traverse with good landings and interesting moves. This problem rates two stars for sure, although three stars could probably be justified - by Sanitas standards, this is a classic problem.

Start on the far right side of the Fin and do V1 moves left on good holds with cruddy feet. After 10-12 feet you will reach a jug and a decent pseudo-rest. Then launch through the crux - solid V2 moves, more aesthetic the higher you go (which still leaves your feet only 3 feet off the ground). After the crux, there is a stretch of cool underclinging before topping out on juggy holds (V0).

If you are looking for a very safe, fun, and continuous V2 boulder problem, this one is hard to beat.

Protection

A spotter is always recommended. This is a very safe problem, however.

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Larry S
Boulder, CO
 
Larry S   Boulder, CO
 
Maybe 2 moves in the V2 range, the crux is keeping your feet off the ground. Sep 30, 2017