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Routes in C3: Hermit's Cave

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Type: Boulder, 10 ft
FA: Shawn McCauley (1999)
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Shared By: TravisMelin on Nov 4, 2009
Admins: Jay Shultis, Ladd, Vicki Schwantes, Jake Jones, Shawn Heath

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Description

Start deep in the cave. Please do not pull hard on the mostly detached block in center (should have an X on it). Use an undercling behind and right of this block in addition to the high left jug/edge. Still works as a proper SDS. Pull off the ground to match on the good huge sidepull, then bump out low and left. Continue out and up using dynamic movement. Crux seems to be pulling into the face, get creative! Excellent fun!

Location

Far right amid the downstream Boulders. In a small alcove.

Protection

Pad

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I put this problem was put up in 1999 and the boulder was called the Hermit Cave, there are 2 problems actually, "hermit right" SDS on right and "hermit center" straight up face,SDS in the middle. Jan 18, 2013
sweet lookin line dude Nov 6, 2009

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