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Nutrigrain (a.k.a. Please Hammer Don't Hurt Em') 

Hueco: V5 Font: 6C

   
Type:  Boulder, 8'
Original:  Hueco: V5 Font: 6C [details]
FA: Chris Craft
Page Views: 720
Submitted By: randy baum on Sep 26, 2014

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BETA PHOTO: Getting into the crimps.

Description 

Cool hards, with an optional drop-knee in a V5: Count me in! Sit-start, get to jugs at half-way height, finish big.

REMEMBER:
-If it has rained in the past 24 hours, do not climb at Eldon.
-Wipe your shoes off before you climb.
-Leave no trace. Erase tick marks. Pack out any trash, yours or others'.

Location 

Backside of Pocket Hercules boulder. Directions to Pocket Hercules Boulder: Boulder right along the marsh, just below the highway bridge.

Protection 

1-2 pads.


Photos of Nutrigrain (a.k.a. Please Hammer Don't Hurt Em') Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Zack Hitz going for the crimps.
BETA PHOTO: Zack Hitz going for the crimps.
Rock Climbing Photo: Please Hammer Don't Hurt Em' (V5).
BETA PHOTO: Please Hammer Don't Hurt Em' (V5).

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By zhitz351
Sep 28, 2014
rating: V4 6B

Cool problem with nice crimps... felt a lot easier than best V5 in MN though.
By Zach Bramel
From: MN
Nov 12, 2014

This is called "Nutrigrain"
By Sean Foster
Nov 13, 2014

Zach - Chris Craft says he put this up in 2001 and named it Please Hammer Don't Hurt Em'. Josh didn't disagree.
By Zach Bramel
From: MN
Nov 13, 2014

Josh told me it was called Nutrigrain years ago... Suppose we should go with the first ascentionist huh?

Josh really does need to be the admin of this area... Or Mike I guess...
By Chris Craft
Feb 8, 2015

I cleaned a chunk out of the huge mat of moss off of the top when I did this one. I don't think you could've topped it out before then. Josh told me they had looked at it but it hadn't been done at the time. Fun problem, whatever you decide to call it. There wasn't great communication in the "early days" of climbing there, so I think this leads to lots of the confusion.

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