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Goldfish Trombone 

Hueco: V14 Font: 8B+

   
Type:  Boulder, 20'
Original:  Hueco: V14 Font: 8B+ [details]
FA: Sam Edwards
Page Views: 431
Submitted By: Ben Parsons on May 1, 2014

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Sam Edwards on the FA. Want to say this was 2002.

Description 

Start in the back of the overhang on thin pockets. Move up and left, under the prow and through a horrendous series of pockets, edges, and pinches. Finish by emerging on to the far side of the prow, making long & delicate reaches. Top it out, or walk off after the jug.

Location 

From the Central Happiness area, head up the canyon towards the Savannah boulder. From there, cut right, towards the east lip of the canyon. Look for the prominent overhanging prow just below the lip of the canyon. Goldfish is just behind this prow.

Protection 

Pad. There's a rock in the fall zone at the end of the problem.


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By Jake Perry
From: Concord, NH
Jan 14, 2016

Sam Edwards on the FA, it was v13 when he did it, but a hold has since broken making it v14.