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Routes in Smooth Operator Area

Type: Boulder
FA: Ian CB or old school
Page Views: 100 total · 1/month
Shared By: Ian CB on May 16, 2012
Admins: Burton Lindquist, Doug Hemken, James Schroeder, Chris treggE

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Description

Start sitting underneath the roof on low holds and do a few cool but dabby moves to the jug at chest level and then climb into squirrel arete. Pretty fun. If you start at the jug it is about v5 and good.

Location

Just below el parasol project on the fat raccoon boulder

Protection

A few pads or more, the landing is not perfect

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Mr. Mix
Sauk City, WI
 
Mr. Mix   Sauk City, WI
 
Really fun route, super continuous with a lot of moves. Bring a few pads though, the top-out is a bit unnerving. May 19, 2012
Dobbe
V4+
Dobbe  
V4+
Good problem but more heady then hard? We all sent I one or two tries. Maybe 4-5 Jun 3, 2012
Ian CB
  V6
Ian CB  
  V6
Where did you guys start? I thought maybe a low end 6 (hard to rate since it has one tricky move) from the jug, and thought the sit from the low holds added a grade or so. Wish I was out there, bet it was nice today. Jun 3, 2012
Dobbe
V4+
Dobbe  
V4+
We did start from the better bloc right hand. I think what would be the 6 version. Jun 3, 2012
Ian CB
  V6
Ian CB  
  V6
Nice work. Wish it was going to be colder for longer. Jun 3, 2012

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