Type: Boulder, 15 ft
FA: Chris Linder
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Shared By: nds on Apr 1, 2012
Admins: Marc Kajut, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Sit start on low flat edges down left. Head up and right through hallway on rails and low feet to exit and top out at end of tunnel. Quality boulder problem with unfortunate key feet that continue to crumble a little


From the Hardened Criminal boulder continue through hallway and up trail above slabs. About 200' up and left will be the "railway tunnel" on your left. Here lies the problem.




Oceanside, Ca
nds   Oceanside, Ca
Watched Chris get the FA, then sent right after. I felt it was a solid grade harder than Komodo, if not a little more so. As physically difficult as the B1 lunge sit start if not a little harder,but with a more controled predictable finish. So I'm giving it a v6/7 rating for now. I'm curious to hear what other people think. Apr 1, 2012
alex white
ramona, california
alex white   ramona, california
did a hold break on that? or are the holds just that scattered May 3, 2012
Clairemont Mesa, CA
atp   Clairemont Mesa, CA
The holds are pretty spaced apart, from the sit start there are four main rails you travers before you climb up to top out... the only thing that is kinda changing is the lower two foot rails. May 3, 2012
glc   CA
I agree that Komodo and Fake Eppulator are the relevant boulders with which to compare this one in terms of difficulty, since they are very similar in style (all involve overhanging rail-like features). However, Tight & Light felt (at least to me) significantly harder than Fake Eppulator, like a full grade harder. Consequently I think it merits a solid V7 grade. But hopefully more people will weigh in over time. May 19, 2015
rob p  
Went to check this problem out with some buddies. It took us some time to find as many of the trails seem to have overgrowth of bushes and fallen trees. For anyone that's had trouble locating this boulder here are the coordinates to the entrance of the start side: 33.008172,-116.965843.
Fun problem to work with powerful and reachy moves. Worked this on a hot/humid day. Even though shaded parts of the rails felt slick. Will get back to this when temps cool off. Jul 31, 2018