Type: Boulder, 15 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: Bjorn on Jul 19, 2008
Admins: BDalhaus, Jay Knower, M Sprague, lee hansche, Jeffrey LeCours, Jonathan Steitzer, Robert Hall

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Fun moves on big edges and pinches take you through some dikey and potentially loose rock to the top of this blunt arete. Height and jumbled landing conspire to warrant a highball designation.


Vintage is the arete left of the obvious finger crack known as Warrior. This boulder is immediately to the right if you are standing looking at Storm Pockets. Or it is to the left if you are standing at Ride the Lightning.


Pad the fallen tree scraps lest ye be impaled.
Bangor, ME
BDalhaus   Bangor, ME  
As of Sept '10, a significant chunk of rock fell off the midsection of this climb before the crux. The chalky remains were laying on the ground last time I saw them, but one of the holds looks larger now. I'm not sure if it changes the grade at all. Nov 2, 2010
Ian Wauchope
Dover, NH
Ian Wauchope   Dover, NH
I climbed vintage yesterday with that hold now missing. The piece that broke was the loose triangle hold that people used to get out to the arĂȘte. The climb isn't really changed without it and I think its even a bit better now as that loose hold deterred from the quality of the climb. The grade is still solid at V4. Dec 18, 2010
Eric Heiden
Derry, NH
Eric Heiden   Derry, NH
Video of vintage starts at ~1:10
vimeo.com/52394920 Nov 15, 2012
Tried this climb a few years ago and finally got back to try it this year. The "Jug" that you first bump to from the sit start isn't there anymore, you can see the sharp dark triangle of rock where it broke off, making the start much more difficult. Got it done though and it was an awesome climb. Heady topout :D Oct 17, 2016