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Type: Boulder, 10 ft
FA: unknown
Page Views: 1,357 total, 11/month
Shared By: BDalhaus on Feb 8, 2008
Admins: BDalhaus, Jay Knower, M Sprague, lee hansche, Jeffrey.LeCours, Robert Hall

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Description

Climbs the crystals up the face. Sit start with both hands down low on the flake. Power up left hand to a crimp (crux), then follow crystals. A high step and a toss gets you to the lip. Mantel to finish. The stand start is hard V4.

Location

This is the crystal face on the Method Boulder.

Protection

Pads required - a spotter is helpful.

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Ian McAfee
Concord, NH
Ian McAfee   Concord, NH
I thought I had climbed some sharp problems, being a regular at Pawtuckaway, but this climb made me realize that I in fact, had not climbed sharp problems. This is a great climb, it really is, but bring tons of skin, and don't expect to have any left for anything else. Climbed through the crux, but left hand crimp-finger-stacking a protruding quartz crystal was too much for my pointer finger after some other climbs at blair. Psyched to get back to it. Jul 16, 2015
Christian Prellwitz
Telluride, CO
  V8
Christian Prellwitz   Telluride, CO
  V8
This climb is very good. I just wish it wasn't so sharp. But, that's Blair! Oct 30, 2014