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Thews V6 7A
Alive Arête V2 5+
Basic Color V0 4
Bear Claw V1-2 5
Breaking Point V7 7A+
Chromatic V3+ 6A+
Eaten Alive V7 7A+
High Jump V8 7B
Last Action Hero V6 7A
Rally Car V3-4 6A+
Roy G Biv V1 5
Savage Cabbage V3 6A
Spice Weasel V2 5+
Sweet Cherry V6-7 7A+
Sweet'N Low Traverse V3-4 6A+
Tang V2 5+
Thews (Low) V6-7 7A+
Type: Boulder, 12 ft
FA: Aaron Parlier
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Shared By: Aaron Parlier on Mar 12, 2011
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So So Good...

Go around to the back side of the boulder (opposite of the big blank face) and look for the big thin block leaning against the boulder. to the right of this about 8 feet will be this problem. look for the low starting crimps and the high flat sloper pinch.

Start down low (a sitstart with pads on the bank) on the upper and lower staggered crimps. toss to the slopey lip, and then pop up to the flat sloper feature that can be sort of pinched. mantle up and slab climb to the top. So Fun!!


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Aaron Parlier
Boone, NC
Aaron Parlier   Boone, NC  
OH! sorry, I was running though all of the new MP additions I have to approve on a daily basis and when I saw your comment it just showed what problem you were talking about. It said: Last action Hero comment from Jay "I know its hard, wondering if it goes"... I though you were talking about the v6.

Anyway: yes, the line to the left is still a project. And its wicked hard from the sit start. The sit is the obvious way to go and the line is pure. Its crazy hard, and I’m sure some mutant could do it, but its too tough for me. Id like to go out there fresh to see how it feels though! So many projects! Oct 19, 2012
Jay Shultis
Oneonta, NY
Jay Shultis   Oneonta, NY  
I am asking if the beautiful line to the Left of this "Last Action Hero" line has gone down? The one you said is "WAY harder than it looks." I know its hard, I checked it out and I am hoping someone stronger than I has crushed it! I don't see it listed here or in your other list. Oct 18, 2012
Aaron Parlier
Boone, NC
Aaron Parlier   Boone, NC  
Sure it goes! it has 3 ascents that I know of, probably more. Super fun. Why wouldn't it go? Sep 20, 2012
Jay Shultis
Oneonta, NY
Jay Shultis   Oneonta, NY  
Yeah man, I know, it's hard! just wondering if it goes? Sep 19, 2012
Aaron Parlier
Boone, NC
Aaron Parlier   Boone, NC  
Yeah, if you are thinking of the same one as I am than have at it... its WAY harder than it looks. Nov 8, 2011
Jay Shultis
Oneonta, NY
Jay Shultis   Oneonta, NY  
There is a beautiful line to the left of this (between the detached block and this problem) has that gone? Perfect low two handed crimp SDS with a jug mantle seperated by "tips slopers". Nov 7, 2011