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Egg, The V9 7C
Flower Power V10-11 8A
Glas Roof V9 7C
Man with the Black Lunettes, The V9 7C
Pirelli V5 6C
Purple Flowers (Les Fleurs Pourpes) V9- 7C PG13
Type: Boulder
FA: Fred Nicole
Page Views: 567 total, 6/month
Shared By: tcamillieri on Mar 1, 2010
Admins: Hank Caylor, Matt Richardson, LeeAB Brinckerhoff

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Guided tour access only Details
East Spur is accessed by Guided Tour Only Details
Some areas require a guide. Details

Description

This problem begins way back in the cave scrunched up on a rock on two underclings. Work your way around the roof to (hopefully) a kneebar and then kick over to the slab (another boulder) and finish on that boulder. There is so much beta and so many different ways of doing this climb that I'm not going to include the beta for this one although I will say that there are up to 3 kneebars and the best beta deviates from Fred Nicole's original version that he graded V10 (and is still reflected in the Wilder book).

Location

This route is on the same bloc as Flower Power (and is actually the original albeit shorter version). From Glas Roof hike up the slabs and turn to your right at the top of the slab approach. The boulder is on your right and is a large roof.

Protection

Two pads and a spotter. As well as a spotter for the spotter down in the whole where you can find a soft V8.

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