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Routes in Corkscrew Boulder

Type: Boulder
FA: Jeff Achey, late '80s, early '90s
Page Views: 2,860 total, 27/month
Shared By: Tobin Sanson on Mar 15, 2009
Admins: Jason Smith, Alvaro Arnal, Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description

Be prepared to scratch your head at this one. Start on the obvious flat rail, and make you way up the corner.

Location

This is the first problem you come to when you arrive at the Corkscrew Boulder.

Protection

A pad.

Photos

Aeon Aki

  V6
Aeon Aki    
  V6
FA Jeff Achey, late '80s, early '90s. JA discovered the "corkscrew" beta and called it V6. "The Main Squeeze" the compression arete to the right when facing this problem is his as well and goes at about V8. Jul 30, 2012
Evan Winn
  V6-7
Evan Winn  
  V6-7
Every year the crimp up at about 7 feet gets smaller.

I think ultra-super-technical V6 or regular old V7 is more like it, but I can only send it with the face out 360 beta, which I hear is harder. My legs are a little short for the facing in variation. Sep 19, 2009