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Routes in Copperhead Boulder

Arete V1 5
Bear Hug V8 7B
Copperhead V9 7C
Johnny's Mantle V7-8 7B
Lances Dihedral V6 7A
Manly Arete V6 7A
Rails V1 5
Secret Garden Arete V2 5+
Shorty V0 4
Shothole Arete V8 7B
Slab V0 4
Slab 2 V0 4
Slab 3 V0 4
Twisted V4 6B
Type: Boulder, 15 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: Riddler on Dec 2, 2008
Admins: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

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UDOT will ticket cars parked on the south side of the canyon opposite the Secret Garden bouldering area. Details
Gate Buttress Area Recreational Lease: Climbs on Church Buttress above vault remain closed Details

Description

I don't like bouldering very much but even I can admit this problem is really fun. Start up the arete using the drill scars and an occasional left foot smear or right foot heel hook. This problem isn't very tricky or sequential; it's just a matter of working your way up and daring to go higher and higher. The topout is an airy and exciting mantle. As soon as you get on top you'll want to go do it again!

Location

Up the obvious east arete on the south boulder. Directly to the right of Shot Hole Arete (V8).

Protection

Crash pad. The ground is sloping and the climb moves out and left, so you'll probably want a spotter to move the pad as you go.

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Good hands; you keep hoping for a left foot on the face, but you never really get one. Juggy topout, so don't let go cause it's pretty high. Jun 29, 2009