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Routes in 420s

Type: Boulder, 10 ft
FA: [Goodman]
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Shared By: chris way on Dec 31, 2001
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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The Kingpin Boulder is closed to climbing Details

Description

Walk past the 420 boulders, down an apparent trail. Head uphill towards the talus. The Tilt faces east and is defined by a steep ooverhanging corner. Stand start the corner, V6; sit start, V8 (FA: Shambo).

Protection

Chalk, pad.

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You probably also want at least one spotter since the top out is a little committing and over another set of rocks. We padded the problem with 2 large pads and had one spotter...just my two cents. Mar 22, 2009
tcamillieri
Denver
tcamillieri   Denver
I think Perch is much easier than Tilt. I also think it is weird to base a rating of V6 on Perch anyway, since it is a rather idiosyncratic climb that varies so much on the height of the climber. That said, I think the stand to Tilt is solid V7... comparable to Turning Point at Flagstaff. Nov 17, 2008
ac
ac  
Sitdown is called Jousting at Windmills Jul 17, 2003
I agree, V6 standup (Perch feels harder). V8/9 sitdown (harder than Turning Point) Oct 15, 2002
Way over graded more like V6 sit start has been flashed probably V9, and, yes, I have done both. Oct 14, 2002
Footage of Jeremy on this problem in the Solutions video. Sep 19, 2002