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Cubic Consuela  

Hueco: V5-6 Font: 6C+

   
Type:  Boulder, 20'
Original:  Hueco: V5-6 Font: 6C+ [details]
FA: Old School
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Submitted By: Skyler F. on Aug 16, 2015

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BETA PHOTO: Follow the yellow brick road

Description 

My apologies for mudding up the system more with additional traverse problems on this boulder, but this line is definitive and good quality starting on the S face of the boulder and finishing on the NE arete.

SDS on large jug flake left of the corner and move up and right though crimps. Hit the arete pinch and round the corner staying low and matching the large angling flake. Make the long reach to the vertical slot/pocket and continue moving low and right matching in the slot/pocket. Make a final crux sequence using side-pull edges and a pinch to get you to the NE arete with jugs and flake that leads to a juggy top-out.

Location 

Cube Boulder - S face to NE arete

Protection 

Pads.


Photos of Cubic Consuela Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Starting holds
BETA PHOTO: Starting holds
Rock Climbing Photo: The crux sequence at the end of the traverse
BETA PHOTO: The crux sequence at the end of the traverse
Rock Climbing Photo: Bumping to the better side-pull
Bumping to the better side-pull
Rock Climbing Photo: From the slot/pocket to the low side-pull
From the slot/pocket to the low side-pull

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By Keenan
From: Eau Claire, WI
Aug 19, 2016

Isn't this the same as cube traverse?
By Skyler F.
From: La Crosse, WI
Oct 17, 2016

Keenan, they are all very similar, but I started around the corner and on obvious start holds, and traversed all the way to the right arete on the cube face. Take it as you will, it's all contrived, but its something extra to play on if you're looking for something harder than V4.

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