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Hardboiled

5.13b, Sport, 60 ft (18 m),  Avg: 3.5 from 8 votes
FA: Phil Requist '95
California > Central Coast > Hwy 166/Silly Rock > Mr. Lees Greater Hong…

Description

Another unrelenting burl-fest. Lots of big moves off of decent holds.
According to the Edward's guide, on the first ascent, Requist clipped only 4 of 11 bolts to save time.

Location

Start immediately right of Buddhist Palm on the obvious egg cobble. Meet Buddhist Palm at the anchors.

Protection

Bolts with chain draws.

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Becca nearing the top of Hardboiled on her redpoint! (Photo by Aaron)
[Hide Photo] Becca nearing the top of Hardboiled on her redpoint! (Photo by Aaron)

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[Hide Comment] "Not a masterpiece." - Chris "Normal Guy" Leube (after falling off it for the umpteenth time). Jul 1, 2013
andy patterson
Carpinteria, CA
[Hide Comment] Yes, if I recall from the video, Normal Guy said it "wasn't as good as Better Than Life". Jul 1, 2013
steve edwards
SLC, UT
[Hide Comment] Beautiful. Jul 3, 2014
Serial Crusher
A house
[Hide Comment] Same bat time, same bat channel! I grabbed the second undercling just below the crux, only to feel a scared/angry bat moving around in there. He kept chirping for awhile, I don't think he plans on leaving soon. Luckily the Rabies vaccine is good for 3 years, and it's only been 1.5 years since the last time this happened! Oct 15, 2022