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1/4" Minus V8 7B
Amputation V0 4
Brachiation V0 4
Dham Uht V6-7 7A+
Free Cap'n V5-6 6C+
Knobby, The V0 4
Roybal's Wall V0 4
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Type: Boulder, 12 ft
FA: Dave Baltz
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Shared By: thomas ellis on Oct 12, 2009
Admins: Aaron Hobson, Jason Halladay, Anthony Stout, LeeAB Brinckerhoff, Marta Reece, Drew Chojnowski

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Climb arete from sit or stand, same grade for both. excellent sharp climbing with slippery top out.


The arete on a very nice square boulder right off the north side of trail. Boulder has 1/4" bolts on east face.




David Baltz
Albuquerque, New Mexico
David Baltz   Albuquerque, New Mexico
Paul Horak and I also did the face to the left via the flake and some palmy/slopers for the left hand. Probably V4.

The classic offwidth crack further left is V0/1 depending on whether it is done as a LB or OW. It has a real ankle-buster fall! Jul 17, 2015
thomas ellis
thomas ellis   abq
Thanks Doc. Nice to know who was stompin around the great nooks and crannies of the foothills. Feb 19, 2012
Mark Dalen
Albuquerque, NM
Mark Dalen   Albuquerque, NM
Thomas, I think I can help remove the ? in your FA info. First ascent was (c) 1978/79 by (who else) Dave Baltz.... Jan 17, 2012

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