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Grumpy Man (aka old man) 

Hueco: V2-3 Font: 5+

Type:  Boulder
Original:  Hueco: V2-3 Font: 5+ [details]
FA: FKA Ronnie St. Jean
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Ronnie St. Jean on Aug 23, 2012

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BETA PHOTO: too much beta?


start as low as you can, sit down in the dirt under the boulder (far left side of beta photo). move up and out right to the grumpy man's mouth. climb over the lips, nose, eyes, and finish on top of his head. this climb is very rough on the hands, but this is one of the only rough boulders.


pad, if you are a v3 climber or under expect taking some falls getting up to the face


last boulder you encounter before you hit the aid hill. its on the trail you can't miss the grumpy man face

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BETA PHOTO: see the face?

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By Brandon Matthes
Jan 4, 2013
rating: V2-3 5+

Add a plus to the grade and start higher and left, then drop down to the normal start for grumpy man. An extra pump!
By Jeremy Tremblay
Oct 20, 2015
rating: V3-4 6A+

I don't know if it's because I'm tall but this problem was hard! I had a very hard time getting on and over the "nose".

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