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Cashin' Checks V3 6A PG13
Heave Out & Trice Up V0 4
Mountain Ants Taste Like Lemonade V1+ 5 PG13
Shellback Initiation V4 6B
Snappin' Necks V4 6B PG13
Tex Mex V1 5
Type: Boulder, 9 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: Nick Reecy on Mar 19, 2016
Admins: Jesse Zacher, Jared LaVacque, Bradley Mark Edwards, Nick Reecy, Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description

Shellback Initiation is short and simple. It's a one move wonder. Reach and height will likely affect your experience on this one.

Sit start with a left hand on the nose's arete and a right hand crimp on the face. From there, gain a great right foot edge, slap the left hand up the arete, then make a big move to a right hand sloper below the lip, then match at the lip, and mantle on top.

Location

It climbs the west side of the northwest arete.

Protection

A pad or two. It has a good landing, but there is a rock behind the fall zone.

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