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Falser Hueco Traverse 

Hueco: V2+ Font: 5+

   
Type:  Boulder
Original:  Hueco: V3 Font: 6A [details]
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Submitted By: Joel Ryan on Jan 15, 2017

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The jug rail has fallen! Without the rail 2/3 of the way through the problem, the problem is a good bit harder. Smaller holds and more difficult movement will take you through to the finish. The loss of the rail significantly altered the problem and has left it more consistent in difficulty.

Can we get a consensus on the grade?

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By Karrington
From: Laguna Niguel, CA
Jan 22, 2017
rating: V2+ 5+

I'm not sure that the break increases the grade by much, just slightly harder. I do think it makes it more enjoyable though haha. Classic!
By neilm813
From: Mission Viejo, CA
Jan 22, 2017
rating: V2+ 5+

Climbed this with Karrington and also felt it was V2+ if I recall correctly at how it felt before the break.
By thejoaq 08
Feb 10, 2017

Never climbed it pre break but climbed it last week. Felt like V2, don't think it needs a +. Movement was consistent and fun!
By PaoloLeviste
Apr 3, 2017
rating: V2+ 5+

I think it's a bit height dependent, now. The rail falling off made the reach a bit longer than before. My girlfriend can't really hit the pocket at its peak now, where before she'd use the rail. She's 5'2" to 5'3".
By Adan Morales
Jul 4, 2017

I definitely notice the increase in difficulty. I agree to V2+ is accurate.

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