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Deadly Pillars 

Hueco: V1 Font: 5 R

Type:  Boulder
Original:  Hueco: V1 Font: 5 R [details]
FA: Mike Robinson, 9/13
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Submitted By: Jay Knower on Sep 10, 2013

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Mike Robinson topping out on his excellent highbal...


A beautiful but terrifying line, Deadly Pillars climbs the lower face on the downhill pillar boulder. Start on a sloping jug and work up the arete to get your feet established on the jug. Now, make insecure, horrifying moves, up the less-steep face. As you notice the pads recede into the distance and your fingertips start sweating, steel yourself for the sloping topout.


Multiple (!) pads.

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By Jay Knower
From: Campton, NH
Sep 10, 2013

Big props to Mike for sending this problem. Where I hemmed and hawed and eventually jumped off, Mike committed without a second thought. Yikes!

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