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Pistol Grit 

Pistol Grit 

Hueco: V5-6 Font: 6C+

   
Type:  Boulder, 8'
Original:  Hueco: V5-6 Font: 6C+ [details]
FA: Casey Eales
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: CaseyE on Apr 26, 2011

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Snagging the heel hook is key.

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Description 

Start from a sitting position with your right hand in small pocket jug and left hand on a bad sloping pinch. There are two tiny foot holds from which to push off of. There is a good heel hook on the rail for the start of Looks Easy. The route fallows the line up and slightly left using the slopers on the left of the boulder for compression up to a big move(crux) to a left facing ledge.

Location 

The route is on the left side of the downhill facing face on the Grit Block.
Start from sit. Right hand small jug, left hand bad sloping pinch.
Walk off is around back of the boulder

Protection 

1 pad(spotter optional)

Description 

Start from a sitting position with your right hand in small pocket jug and left hand on a bad sloping pinch. There are two tiny foot holds from which to push off of. There is a good heel hook on the rail for the start of Looks Easy. The route fallows the line up and slightly left using the slopers on the left of the boulder for compression up to a big move(crux) to a left facing ledge.

Location 

The route is on the left side of the downhill facing face on the Grit Block.
Start from sit. Right hand small jug, left hand bad sloping pinch.
Walk off is around back of the boulder

Protection 

1 pad(spotter optional)


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Rock Climbing Photo: Casey sticking the crux for the FA
Casey sticking the crux for the FA

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