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Hueco: V2+ Font: 5+ PG13

   
Type:  Boulder, 1 pitch, 20'
Original:  Hueco: V2+ Font: 5+ PG13 [details]
FA: Tanner Wilson (cockfarmerfrank)
New Route: Yes
Season: Spring/fall shaded in morning
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Submitted By: Cockfarmerfrank on Aug 16, 2015

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Description 

Getting to the sloping rail is crux on this one. Start left hand on crimp right hand on good flat ledge. No feet on start. Bad toe hook on right smearing with left. Fire up after gaining feet to good pinch. Throw left to big sloping rail and walk it up to good one hand ledge, find good foot jobs out left before traversing left to another sloping feature. Finish with a high right foot and a big throw to mantle top out at the 18 foot Mark. No down climb. Jump from top to other boulder just below top out

Location 

Magnetic lake, superior national forest. Up the Gunflint trail. Go to Gunflint lodge, paddle to magnetic or rent a motor boat from Gunflint. Through narrows across lake then to west bay on magnetic. Obvious boulder 20 yards inland from lake. Project on back side. Easy access to boulder from lake. 25 minute approach in motor boat. 1 hour in canoe. Start on obvious feature with left and good ledge on right. Starts on west side face of boulder

Protection 

2 large pads or 3+ small ones. One on ground and 1 on large boulder below top out. Confident spotters


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