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Falling on a Dirty Mattress 

Hueco: V6 Font: 7A

Type:  Boulder, 1 pitch, 12'
Original:  Hueco: V6 Font: 7A [details]
Season: Fall thru Spring
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Submitted By: Davis13au on Dec 10, 2008

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Head on view of Dirty Mattress.


To the right of the fallen tree you'll see the obvious overhung route above the dirty mattress. Not sure who put it there or how long it has been there. By my estimates this is probably the hardest route in Hitchiti. You start underneath with a sit start then work up and over slightly to the left. The holds are pretty crimpy.



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Rock Climbing Photo: More of the Dirty M
BETA PHOTO: More of the Dirty M
Rock Climbing Photo: Still working on dirty.
Still working on dirty.
Rock Climbing Photo: Small tough holds in crack
BETA PHOTO: Small tough holds in crack

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By Davis13au
Mar 8, 2009

If anyone has ever climbed this route (I'm sure someone has) I'd sure like to know it just to make myself feel better. The crux hold at the top seems impossible at the moment. I can barely get my finger tips into that crack. You don't have to tell me how to do it, just tell me that it's been done. There's always chalk in the crack but I've never seen chalk over the top.
By Erector
May 5, 2012

found a scorpion under the dirty matress and there were plenty of ticks up top crawling around. I did not send but I know it's do-able.
By C Brown
Jan 27, 2014
rating: V3-4 6A+

Fun problem that checks in more realistically in the v3-4 range.

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