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Routes in Upper Mound - the corridor

Corridor Problem V6 7A
Hita V9-10 7C+
Hito V10-11 8A
Jita Dyno V9 7C
Left of the Corridor Problem V3+ 6A+
OW, The V4 6B
Whale Belly V6 7A
Type: Boulder, 12 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: LeeAB Brinckerhoff on Feb 26, 2009
Admins: Aaron Hobson, Jason Halladay, Anthony Stout, LeeAB Brinckerhoff, Marta Reece, Drew Chojnowski

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Description

Nice compression moves with a potentially bad landing and a difficult top out, oh yeah and steep for the U-mound.

Start from a sit with a low right side pull and an OK left edge. Heal hook right and pull up to a higher sidepull then stab at a higher edge with the left, the sooner you get to the good left hold the better. Another heel hook and reach high and right into the OW for an edge. Then start trying to find holds on the slab and still see your feet.

Location

The west end of the corridor on the north side.

Protection

Pads and spotter. Pad the platform and have your spotter behind it to keep you from missing the platform. Wear a shirt, if you slip off the top out it could be ugly, I've seen it happen, looked like the guy lost a fight with a cat.

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Richard Foust  
  V6
Possibly my favorite problem at U Mound, likely because it is much more my style than the standard U Mound crimp-fest. REALLY fun opening compression moves! Dec 5, 2015