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Five Star arete 

Hueco: V6 Font: 7A

   
Type:  Boulder, 20'
Original:  Hueco: V6 Font: 7A [details]
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Season: Whenever it's dry
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Submitted By: jonah on Apr 4, 2006

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setting up for the move to the lip. amazing moveme...

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Description 

The obvious tall arete on the east side of the boulder. It used to have a big pole vault pit underneath it for a crash pad, which is sadly gone now. I don't have any pictures, but there are some really good ones here: 0friction.com/thumbz.php?area_....

Scary going for the final toss to the lip!

Protection 

Now you need a nice stack of pads and spotters


Photos of Five Star arete Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Nate finding out why it is called the 5-Star Arete
Nate finding out why it is called the 5-Star Arete
Rock Climbing Photo: Sam setting up for the throw to the jug.
Sam setting up for the throw to the jug.

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By oliverm
Jul 30, 2015

Climbed 5 star arrêt today for the first time since the break. It was baking hot, but felt a bit harder, sad to see that beautiful hold go.