Mountain Project Logo

Routes in Monkey Boy Area

Type: Boulder, 10 ft
FA: unknown
Page Views: 929 total · 31/month
Shared By: EJoe on Dec 15, 2015
Admins: Andrew Gram, Nathan Fisher, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

You & This Route


10 Opinions

Your To-Do List:

Add To-Do · View List

Your Star Rating:


     Clear Rating

Your Difficulty Rating:


-none- Change

Your Ticks:

Add New Tick
    -none-
Access Issue: Sensitive Area Details

Description [Edit]

Not the proudest line compared to its neighbors, but fun movement and a short crux makes this a good entry-level double digit. Like most V6 and harder boulder problems at Moe's, Bazooka Tooth becomes easier if you can reach through. That said, this is mostly a power climb that tests core and shoulder strength.

Start on the undercling deep in the cave. Power stem and gaston your way out to a good horizontal crimp rail, bear down and try not to dab as you transition your weight. Move up and right, make a counter clockwise spin to the glory jug, and top out. The line is pretty obvious.

Protection [Edit]

1-2 pads. Use your thinnest pad to protect the crux; dab city around there.

Photos

Andy Liu
Eastern Sierra
 
Andy Liu   Eastern Sierra
 
According to the St.George bouldering guidebook the original Bazooka Tooth is a V10 and stemming is off. I think the stemming variation is super fun and deserves it's own entry. I've added Bazooka Tooth Direct to MP as the V10 original line. Apr 13, 2018

More About Bazooka Tooth

Printer-Friendly