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Routes in Fireblack Boulder

Type: Boulder, 12 ft
FA: 1986
Page Views: 458 total · 4/month
Shared By: Lee Smith on Apr 4, 2009
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description [Edit]

One of the best features at Fireblack, the ElephantÂ’s Ear is my favorite warm up. If you are tall enough, just reach up and grab the top of the Ear & pull. Those of us more elevationally challenged must work our way up the sides of the Ear and move the feet up. Finish left of the tree on a crimp and a hidden scoop. SDS adds a couple of moves but no difficulty.

Location [Edit]

This is on the right side of the boulder. You can't miss the Ear.

Protection [Edit]

A pad or two, since the landing has a nasty rock under it.

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