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Parasol 

Hueco: V5 Font: 6C

   
Type:  Boulder
Original:  Hueco: V5 Font: 6C [details]
FA: unknown
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Submitted By: Peter Franzen on May 18, 2001

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  • Description 

    Parasol is located around the right side of the Farview Boulder (as you're walking up to it from the trail). It starts low on some very chalked underclings under a roof. A long static move gains a decent lip hold, which leads to a couple of cool moves on slopers. A top quality problem!

    Note: this problem is way easier for tall people!

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    A crashpad is nice (but certainly not required).


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    By Peter Franzen
    General Admin
    From: Phoenix, AZ
    Oct 20, 2001

    That 'static move' might not be so static if you're less than 5'9" or so. Very very good problem though.
    By Zach Roth
    May 29, 2003

    This route is one of the best V5s I have ever done. This route is a little harder for small people (me being only 5'3"), but very do-able.
    By Helldorado
    From: Boulder, CO
    Oct 30, 2010

    The undercling jug is no more. I pulled on it hard, and out it came.
    By Eric Carlos
    From: Chattanooga, TN
    Mar 18, 2011
    rating: V6 7A

    No undercling jug and short makes this several moves on small holds to reach the lip.
    By Crackson
    Sep 18, 2016

    Harder than V5 now that holds have broken.

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