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Routes in Squirming Coil Area

Type: Boulder, 15 ft
FA: ???
Page Views: 2,307 total, 21/month
Shared By: half-pad-mini-jug on Oct 21, 2008
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description

Start just to the right of 'Squirming Coil' on a low, left sidepull and a sloping, right hold on the arete. Moves left up to a crimpy sidepull, then a LONG reach slaps up right to a sloper. Struggle with the bad feet and throw for the nose at the lip and mantle up.

Location

This is just to the right of 'Squirming Coil.'

Protection

Pads and an attentive spotter, the landing is bad, if you fall you're rolling right down the trail.

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Monty
Golden, CO
  V5-6
Monty   Golden, CO  
  V5-6
Huge thanks to the Front Range Climbing Stewards for their beautiful trail work at the Dark Side. This problem now has a perfect flat landing! Feb 23, 2017
Gneiss Yeti
Denver, Colorado
Gneiss Yeti   Denver, Colorado
Starting far right on the other side of the arĂȘte adds to the pump and I think possibly another V6 move or two. Apr 18, 2014
Monty
Golden, CO
  V5-6
Monty   Golden, CO  
  V5-6
This problem is awesome! Definitely one of my favorites up there. Jul 21, 2011