Type: Sport, 95 ft
FA: Mike Lewis & Brian Ketron - 1998
Page Views: 2,194 total · 17/month
Shared By: Robert MacKinnon on Jun 13, 2008
Admins: MAKB, Nate Ball, Ricardo Orozco, Rudy Peckham

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Description

Guppie starts on the darker rock and goes up easier terrain to a great resting stance before angling to about 100 degrees through the crux and then go back to vertical. The crux is probably about 2/3 of the way up (although the finish can be hard if you get too pumped lower down).

Location

Right end of the wall.

Protection

Well bolted.

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yevquest
Southeast,US
  5.12a
yevquest   Southeast,US
  5.12a
Very fun route on good holds although the vertical slot can tweak the left pinky if you clip off it. A nice warmup for the harder routes or a fun project if near your limit. Mar 24, 2009
derek craig
  5.12b
derek craig  
  5.12b
This route is definitely steeper than 100 degrees at the crux and it never goes back to vertical--it stays overhanging till you clip the chains... Super fun climbing on great rock! Jan 7, 2012
Curt MacNeill
Boulder, CO
 
Curt MacNeill   Boulder, CO
 
I agree with Yevquest, I remember trying to send the route and nearly broke my finger off on one of the pocket holds. I did manage to send it but my finger was sore for a few days. That one hold can be tendon tweaky so just be careful. If you do the route you'll know what I am talking about. I jammed my finger in it and literally got it stuck for a second(couldn't get it out). Great warmup for surfer rosa and nemo which are right next door. This crag is awesome for potrero!!! Jan 11, 2012