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Head 

YDS: 5.12d French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX ZA: 28 British: E6 6b

   
Type:  Sport, Chipped, 1 pitch, 30'
Original:  YDS: 5.12d French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX ZA: 28 British: E6 6b [details]
FA: Greg Brooks
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Submitted By: LeeAB Brinckerhoff on Aug 27, 2008

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Sean Donahue on the steep pockets of 'Head'...

Description 

Hard pulls off of a left then a right 2 finger pocket that have been "helped" in some way, and a final hard move off of a sidepull undercling with the left hand to a juggy rail. Short and to the point.

Location 

Two routes right of Liposuction or two routes left of Body Wax.

Protection 

4 bolts, no anchor.


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By LeeAB Brinckerhoff
Administrator
From: ABQ, NM
Jan 6, 2009

Hey Jeff, again why the bomb? Just curious.
By half-pad-mini-jug
From: crauschville
Jun 15, 2009

chipped?...
By LeeAB Brinckerhoff
Administrator
From: ABQ, NM
Jun 15, 2009

I just find it strange that this and one other route in the area were singled out by Jeff as there are surely countless other routes out there that are chipped and quite possibly less fun, not to mention if you look at what he's posted it seems as though he has never been to Texas to climb much less Riemer's so how would he even know, maybe I'm full of it and don't know how to identify a drilled pocket from a natural one.
By Hank Caylor
Administrator
From: Glenwood Springs, CO
Jan 4, 2010

Lee, lots of folks give a route "the bomb" rating when they get bouted on said route.
By Jesse Bruni
From: Austin
Jun 20, 2013
rating: 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b PG13

Video of me on this pretty sweet route

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