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A Taste Of Fontainebleau
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Dr. Green Thumb 
Hung Like A Horse 

Dr. Green Thumb 

Hueco: V1 Font: 5

   
Type:  Boulder, 15'
Original:  Hueco: V1 Font: 5 [details]
FA: Michael Madsen-- 2010
Page Views: 26
Submitted By: Mike Housiaux on Aug 23, 2010

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Description 

The Crux is starting out you start low on the Arete and work your right arm up the right side and the left arm up the left side. Crimpy moves lead to a side pull then from there its a huge fat sloper right in the middle of the arete about 7ft up. From here it gets easier but this is still the big part of the problem is solving how to balance just right to get up and around the sloper.

Location 

Dr. Green Thumb is the obvious leaning arete in the Fontainebleau area. Start low on the arete and don't use either side of the walls that the arete is between.

Protection 

Crash Pads (2) would be great! Spotters as the route lies between to rocks.


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By spn
From: Sioux Falls,SD
Sep 11, 2010

This thing scares me.
By Jeichmann
Oct 19, 2010
rating: V3- 6A

I was lucky enough to get some beta on it. This is def. not v1 if done sit starting up the arete. I'd hunt down Housiaux and try to get the beta before butching this route. Fun route but def. If can find some beta.