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Routes in The Potato Chip Boulder

Middle Warm up V1 5
Potato Chip V7- 7A+
Potato Chip Layback V3 6A
Potato Chip Pinch V4 6B
Potato Chip Sit Start V8 7B PG13
Type: Boulder, Alpine, 20 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: Daniel Madson on Jul 26, 2009
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Start 5 or so moves before the beginning of Potato Chip.


Pads and a trusty spotter willing to bear hug.


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Jesse Ryan
Jesse Ryan  
Not sure if this is consensus, but the start I used was about 7 feet left of the standard start of Potato Chip, with feet in a miniature hole and two low crimps with a fairly long first move straight up, followed by a traverse right to the start of PC. Mar 30, 2011
Peter Beal
Boulder Colorado
  V8 PG13
Peter Beal   Boulder Colorado
  V8 PG13
I wouldn't say the SDS is inferior. It adds a few moves that make the cruxes on PC a bit harder, nothing more. Aug 3, 2010
tcamillieri   Denver
This (inferior) version of the problem begins on two low crimps and does a hard first move of a bad right hand crimp. Then traverses into the start of Potato Chip and finishes the same. Sep 14, 2009