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Mexican Jacket 

Hueco: V3 Font: 6A

   
Type:  Boulder, 15'
Original:  Hueco: V3 Font: 6A [details]
FA: Justin Streit, Mike Kirschbaum, Jonah Schriener, Joshua Gale 1.15.15
New Route: Yes
Season: Cooler Weather
Page Views: 900
Submitted By: 1j1 on Feb 27, 2015

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Justin Streit

RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone in Red Rocks is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>

Description 

You'll be climbing the beautifully tiger striped wall, right of the sharp arête, that is both concave and angular. The rock is perfect on this one. Stand start matched with a crimp rail at chest/head height in the concave and feet smearing. Move the left hand up over the roof onto a vertical crimp and begin a series of contortionist movements that have you palming out right, high stepping, body scumming and bumping through some edges. Top out directly through the looming Aron Ralston boulders. They seem solid!

Location 

20 ft. to climber's right of Dusty Taco.

Protection 

Crash pads and spotters.


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Rock Climbing Photo: Mike Kirschbaum
Mike Kirschbaum
Rock Climbing Photo: Mike Kirschbaum
Mike Kirschbaum
Rock Climbing Photo: Justin Streit
Justin Streit
Rock Climbing Photo: Justin Streit
Justin Streit

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By mike kirschbaum
Mar 3, 2015
rating: V3 6A

If this is the only thing you get on, then the hike was worth it! 4 stars for sure!

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