REI Community
Short Arete Boulders
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Back Room at Rusty's 
Off the couch & Up the nose 
Overhanging Nose, The 
Short Arete, The 

Off the couch & Up the nose 

Hueco: V2-3 Font: 5+

Type:  Boulder, 12'
Original:  Hueco: V2-3 Font: 5+ [details]
FA: 4/1/2012
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 49
Submitted By: GhaMby Eagan on Apr 2, 2012

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (1)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
BETA PHOTO: New problem on short arete boulder


go around the left side of the "nose"
good juggy warm-up, with a decent landing if you have a spotter.

Start at the sit for Overhanging nose, work towards left hueco and make a reach left to an incut finger-jug, bump again about a foot over the roof for a good (but a little sharp) hold with the left hand, bring the right hand to the first hold (that your left hand was just on), next put your feet on the giant block under you and make a long reach to okay holds on top, get your feet up and try to get to the great right hand jug, top out.


Same sit start as "overhanging nose"


several pads and a good spotter, there are two boulders behind you (one looking like a couch).

Comments on Off the couch & Up the nose Add Comment
Show which comments
By GhaMby Eagan
From: Heaven
Apr 2, 2012

Good warm up, that doesn't require crimping! May be sharp to some.

Mountain Project

The Definitive Climbing Resource

MTB Project

Next Generation MTB Trail Maps

Powder Project

Backcountry Ski Maps & Secret Stashes
FREE Stickers · Gyms · RSS · School of Rock · Contact · About