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Type: Boulder
FA: Jay Knower 9/13
Page Views: 259 total · 4/month
Shared By: Jay Knower on Sep 10, 2013
Admins: Jay Knower, M Sprague, lee hansche, Jeffrey.LeCours, Jonathan Steitzer, Robert Hall

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A steep face with holds is hard to find in the Waterville region, and The Steepness would be amazing were it not for the small boulders guarding a low start.

The idea is to start as low as possible to maximize the steep climbing. Start with your left hand on a low crimp and your right heel on a pretty obvious dish at the same level as your hand. Make a hard move with your right hand to a crisp edge, and then move your left hand to a slightly sloping hold (crux). Lock off, and follow jugs to topout. Starting higher significantly lessens the difficulty.

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Sandwich, NH
matthewWallace   Sandwich, NH
Powerful and technical, looking forward to the send of this cool little problem! Sep 14, 2013

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