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Big Bud Arete 

Hueco: V2 Font: 5+

Type:  Boulder
Original:  Hueco: V2 Font: 5+ [details]
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Submitted By: Remo on Apr 23, 2009

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To the jug, photo satermo


Starting on right corner climb up to break and head straight up face using both aretes. Super tall and scary, but the landing isn't bad.


Just up hill from the Special K boulder.


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Photos of Big Bud Arete Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: First time sending Big Bud
First time sending Big Bud
Rock Climbing Photo: JJ Schlick firing up The Big Bud Arête, 1999.
JJ Schlick firing up The Big Bud Arête, 1999.
Rock Climbing Photo: Fuzzy to the lip!
Fuzzy to the lip!
Rock Climbing Photo: Thune near the top.
Thune near the top.
Rock Climbing Photo: Big Bud Arete (V2) Photo: Ryan Ruffing
Big Bud Arete (V2) Photo: Ryan Ruffing
Rock Climbing Photo: Hunter at the top of a very wet Big Bud (V2).
Hunter at the top of a very wet Big Bud (V2).
Rock Climbing Photo: Right arete start
Right arete start
Rock Climbing Photo: Left arete start
Left arete start
Rock Climbing Photo: Tall!  Satermo
Tall! Satermo
Rock Climbing Photo: Cfresh working on it
Cfresh working on it
Rock Climbing Photo: Fuzzy getting up there.
Fuzzy getting up there.
Rock Climbing Photo: Aaron, The Gentleman.
Aaron, The Gentleman.
Rock Climbing Photo: Big Bud.
Big Bud.

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By Paul Jones
From: Madison, WI
Aug 28, 2009

Sit start makes this harder than V2, prob V4
By John W. Knoernschild
From: Wisconsin
Sep 22, 2009
rating: V3 6A

This climb is classic! Best boulder problem I have done so far....anywhere.
From: Winona
May 6, 2010

FA Eric Z.
By Cfresh
From: Barrington il
Jun 10, 2013
rating: V2+ 5+

Hard n fun v2
By Todd Ahlers
Apr 9, 2017

Found a chalk bucket at Big Bud Saturday April 8th 2017 around 6pm, comment with description if it is yours.
By Erin Ayla
May 7, 2017
rating: V2 5+ PG13

On my top five of favorites here.

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