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Routes in Pound Crack Boulder

B-Boy Stance V12 8A+
Beware of the Blot V4 6B
Birth of the Blot, The V5 6C
Blot, The V2+ 5+
Hardman Dentist V9 7C
Limbic V3 6A
Little Boy Stand V3+ 6A+
Little Boy, The V7-8 7B
Loomit V10 7C+
Odd Future V1+ 5
Pickles and Prune Juice V0+ 4+
Plaque Face V0 4
Pound Back V2+ 5+
Pound Back SDS V4 6B
Pound Crack V1 5
Power of One V1 5
Return of The Blot, The V2 5+
Thwart, The V3 6A
West End V3 6A
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Type: Boulder, 12 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: GarrettM on Nov 5, 2008
Admins: Jay Knower, M Sprague, lee hansche, Jeffrey.LeCours, Robert Hall

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Description

stand start on buldge and first finger pocket. follow the pockets in the crack (crux, really awkward. get up to the arete (using lowers the grade) and up to a good block at top of the corner. top outs pretty straight foward.

Location

Go around right of the welcome crack boulder. find the cave. Obvious corner left of the entrance to the cave.

Protection

pad, spotters, watch out of the tree 4 ft back from the route. not fun to roll into

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Christian Prellwitz
Telluride, CO
  V2+
Christian Prellwitz   Telluride, CO
  V2+
If by 'arete', you mean the lip of the boulder just to the right of the corner as you near the top, it seems silly not to use it. That would be highly contrived. Not using it is a little more sustained and awkward, but not necessarily any harder. May 8, 2013
matthewWallace
Sandwich, NH
  V2+
matthewWallace   Sandwich, NH
  V2+
I agree, I have always used the lip of the corner and it has always felt right about v2+, even using the lip. I would say just climb it naturally. May 8, 2013