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Fist Crack 

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Type:  Boulder
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Submitted By: sevrdhed on Apr 24, 2008

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Shot from the top. Photo by Max Owens

Description 

The boulders namesake crack. This is a stellar crack climb that is perfect for beginners, boulderers that want to give that crazy crack climbing a try, and crusty old guys alike. Tons of fun, you can run laps on this all day and not get bored. Has good feet options for the first half, if you don't feel like jamming your feet in the crack as well.

The hardest part is definitely at the top. It's fairly tall, so bring a pad and possibly a spotter.

Location 

Obvious crack in the middle of the east face. If you don't see it, you're at the wrong rock.

Protection 

Crashpad, maybe a good spot.


Photos of Fist Crack Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Crack climbing sans shoes.
Crack climbing sans shoes.
Rock Climbing Photo: My lovely fiancee starting to figure out the crack...
My lovely fiancee starting to figure out the crack...
Rock Climbing Photo: Dustin the crack climbing machine.
Dustin the crack climbing machine.
Rock Climbing Photo: Rachael getting a bit higher on the crack, nearing...
Rachael getting a bit higher on the crack, nearing...

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By grog m aka Greg McKee
Oct 20, 2015

So perfect brah. Don't even try to do some weird gastone moves. Put yer hand in the crack and jam it. Then sink yer feet in and accept the security of this glorious crack.
By Jcocke5
Apr 3, 2016
rating: V1 5

Great beginner crack climb