Type: Trad, 100 ft (30 m)
FA: Jon Nelson (with Derek Pearson and Eric Hirst) 2/12/2012
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Shared By: Eric Hirst on Mar 25, 2012 · Updates
Admins: Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick, Zachary Winters

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[The full name of this route is actually "An act of strange boar, a group of mysteries of frenchwoman, a ship called black rock, and a hatch."]

Strange Boar is the spectacular dihedral just R of Baby Tapir and just L of Rice Krispies. It's reminiscent of Slow Children, but thinner and more sustained.

If you have pudgy fingers, you may find this route to be a lot harder than 11a. Daintier folks, however, may think it's only 5.10. Either way, climb it. It's a pretty dang classic line.

Location Suggest change

See Baby Tapir overview photo. Start at a comfortable ledge (2 bolts) a short distance above the trail.

Protection Suggest change

Pro to 1". Mostly thin cams and small/medium stoppers. A single 60m rope will get you down. 

Ends on a a two bolt anchor with large chains 

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