Mountain Project Logo

Routes in The Aircraft Carrier

Anything but Dull V1 5
Double Pecan V9 7C
Fin, The V4 6B
Locksmith, The V3 6A
Unlock This AKA:The Locksmith sit-start V6 7A
Winged Victory V5 6C
Type: Boulder
FA: unknown
Page Views: 569 total, 7/month
Shared By: WAGbag on Nov 22, 2010
Admins: Hank Caylor, Matt Richardson, LeeAB Brinckerhoff

You & This Route


8 Opinions

Your To-Do List:

Add To-Do

Your Star Rating:


     Clear Rating

Your Difficulty Rating:


-none- Change

Your Ticks:

Add New Tick
    -none-
East Mountain is accessed by Guided Tour Only Details
Some areas require a guide. Details

Description

The sucktastic climb that is Locksmith is completely redeemed with the low start in the big hueco. Undercling to the crimp and toe-hook to acquire a right hand. Here's where it gets tricky as the toe release can send you off. Figure out the balance then throw to the start hold of Locksmith while keeping your feet off the pads. Finish out on Locksmith.

This appears to be a newer route but has excellent movement rivaling the classic of the area.

Location

Under the roof at The Locksmith

Protection

Several pads with spotters to move them around as you progress

Photos

Rocco
 
Rocco  
 
Hello. I put that problem up a few years ago. I called it "Unlock This", however, my friends with me that day decided it should be called "The Cocksmith"....so either one of those is fine :) I thought V6 was appropriate. Glad you liked it.

Rocco B. Feb 3, 2012
WAGbag
Denver, CO
 
WAGbag   Denver, CO  
 
Please let me know what the proper name/grade for this route is... we asked around but nobody knew. Nov 23, 2010