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Moffat Direct 

Hueco: V8 Font: 7B

Type:  Boulder, 12'
Original:  Hueco: V8 Font: 7B [details]
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Submitted By: Jordan Wood on Jan 22, 2006

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This problem starts on the flake below and right of the large pod and climbs through "Varney Direct".



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By COrockclimber
Mar 1, 2006

Jerry Moffat added this sds to Varney Direct during his first US trip in 1982.
By Peter Beal
From: Boulder Colorado
Jul 19, 2009

A heads up on this problem as far as beta goes. I have found two videos claiming to show the Moffat Direct:

They actually show the Varney Direct low start which is closer to V7

The real Moffat Direct does not use the big pod on the left for either hands or feet instead making a stout move from the low incut flake to the second thin crimp below the "soap dish." You can finish from here on Varney or from the three fingered crimp head right to the big pocket on the right side problem.

The confusion may stem from vague descriptions in the older Benningfield guide. Go instead to:

for the real beta on this and many other problems at Flag
By Ian Civgin
From: la la land colorado
Dec 10, 2012
rating: V8- 7B

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