Type: Trad, 2 pitches
FA: FA: Dave Evans, Margy Floyd (A3) 1985 FFA : TR Bob Gaines 1987 FL: Andy Puhvel, 1989
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Shared By: Adam Stackhouse on Jan 15, 2007
Admins: C Miller, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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This thin crack/seam starts inbetween the routes Flakes of Wrath and Vicious Rumors (5.11c R). This tips crack ends at the traversing route Flake Out, and finish up the rock on a variety of routes.


Northeast Wall Routes,just before Etude


Super thin to 1.5 inches


Bob Gaines  
Dave Evans named the route Rock Hudson. When I did the FFA on a TR I renamed it "Rock Hudson Without Aids" but Rock Hudson is the name that stuck. Jan 22, 2007
C Miller   CA  
Joshua Tree has the Rock Hudson formation with it's "aid" route - A Bolt, A Bashie And A Bold Mantle (5.8 A4). Jan 22, 2007
Ryan Strickland
Idyllwild, CA
Ryan Strickland   Idyllwild, CA
How many times has this thing been led? Apr 21, 2016
Matt Beebe  
3 stars in my opinion. Big moves and bad feet and steep. Does it get any better? Naw... Aug 6, 2018
Bob, Rock Hudson without Aids?!?! Oh boy, different times, different times. I can hear the millennials googling right now. Aug 7, 2018