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Routes in (u) Northeast Buttress

Bookhouse Boys T,TR 5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a
Etude T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Etude direct start T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13
Flake Out T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Flakes of Rad T 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Flakes of Wrath T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b R
Flower of High Rank T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Hey Dude T 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Hidden Crack T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Johnny Quest T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
My Brothers T,TR 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Race Bannon T,TR 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Rock Hudson T 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Spooky Spike T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Spooky Spike Direct T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a R
Vicious Rumors T 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a PG13
Wet Dreams T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
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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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Description [Suggest Change]

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.

Location [Suggest Change]

Northeast Wall Routes,just before Etude

Protection [Suggest Change]

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

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