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El Brute 

Hueco: V7- Font: 7A+

   
Type:  Boulder, 12'
Original:  Hueco: V7- Font: 7A+ [details]
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Submitted By: Richard McRoberts on Dec 1, 2015

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Description 

Start with a right crimpy side pull and left hand on the lower pinch of the arete. Bump a few times with the left hand up the arete and then cross with the right to a jug. Boulder on the left is off.

Location 

It is on the right side of the road about 40 yards past the last gate to the boulder basin.

Protection 

Pads, spotter.


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By Sean Denny
From: Irvine
Nov 28, 2016
rating: V6 7A

Super fun compression! Have a care with the finishing jug, though, it sounded a tad hollow to me.

Gradewise, I think there are substantial condition and height variances. I'm pretty tall and could bump pretty high which I think made things a tad easier. Also, with temps in the high 50s/low 60s and a nice breeze, the pinches felt like velcro. I can only imagine trying this thing in the summer...

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