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Howard Carter SDS 

Hueco: V6- Font: 7A

   
Type:  Boulder, 15'
Original:  Hueco: V6- Font: 7A [details]
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Submitted By: AWinters on Apr 7, 2008

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Climbing 'Howard Carter'

Description 

Sit-start in the steep patina on a good right-hand crimp and a left-hand incut sidepull. Throw big or use small intermediates up to a good bulbous hold with a positive edge (crux). Move out way left to some good left-facing edges and continue up on edges/flakes to the easier top-out.

Stand-start is v0.

Location 

South face of the 'Tut Boulder', right side (southeast arete).

Protection 

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By Andy Liu
From: Eastern Sierra
Apr 10, 2011

By Benjamin Chapman
From: Small Town, USA
Feb 8, 2013

What's the dog's name? It's very cute.
By Colin R
From: Ottawa, ON
Nov 20, 2013
rating: V6- 7A

Lots of variations/possibilities to start this thing. Andy's beta looks tricky and uses a very sharp crimp. I used the start left hand undercling straight to the right hand crimp then just bump again to the good right hold and its over.

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