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Not So Thin Lizzie 

Hueco: V3 Font: 6A

Type:  Boulder, 10'
Original:  Hueco: V4 Font: 6B [details]
FA: Rob Mulligan
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Submitted By: Aron Stockhausen on Jan 1, 2006

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Not So Thin Lizzie


Climb the overhanging arete on the boulder starting at a jug. Long move to decent holds, then go to the jugs and top out. Quite fun, atypical for Josh bouldering.


Crash Pads and a spotter

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By Obi
From: Portland, OR
Feb 14, 2007
rating: V3 6A

Have holds broken off since the original FA? Seemed easier than most V4's, especially in J-tree. Faint outlines of where holds could have flaked off are noticeable for the first couple of moves.
By C Miller
Nov 11, 2007
rating: V2 5+

The crux is a long move from a huge rail to a distant jug - taller climbers will find the problem easier - after which large edges and jugs lead to an easy finish. Definitely easier than other V4 problems in Joshua Tree.
By Jon McCartie
From: Edmond, OK
Dec 27, 2007
rating: V3 6A

my beta:
By Sys Ex
From: Lake Forest, CA
Jan 23, 2014
rating: V3 6A

Downgraded to v2 in the current Joshua Tree Bouldering Guidebook. I felt its a solid v2 for taller people (5'10"+) and closer to v3 for the shorter folk.
By Clif Clap
Dec 29, 2014
rating: V2 5+

Agree it's harder than V2 for those shorter or with a smaller span. Very reachy opening move. Good spotters are quite important on this one given the angle and the rocky landing.
By csass
Apr 20, 2016

Hopped on this one for this first time this past weekend. Was using the right, decent crimp, and felt it flex super hard. Marked an X on it, not sure what should've been done. We ended up doing the climb without it, but thought people should know it felt like it could go at any point.

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