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Rio's Crack 

Hueco: V5 Font: 6C

   
Type:  Boulder, 12'
Original:  Hueco: V5 Font: 6C [details]
FA: Rio Rose
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Submitted By: BDalhaus on Nov 29, 2010

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BETA PHOTO: Set up and about to give it a huck. A fun, tragica...

Description 

Hard to miss and rarely climbed. This unmistakable crack is easy to see from the Method Area and should probably see more attention. Stand start with a left hand in the crack and a right hand on the arete. Get your feet on, one against the crack and the other smeared, and fire for the V-slot at the top of the boulder. Stick it and the topout is easy. Miss it and enjoy the fall.

Location 

On the Outback boulder facing the Method boulder. Downclimb the back of the boulder.

Protection 

Pad & spotter


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By Christian Prellwitz
From: Telluride, CO
Jul 25, 2013
rating: V5- 6C

Like Brett's Arete, but shorter. :)
By matthewWallace
From: Sandwich, NH
Nov 30, 2013
rating: V5 6C

This is a pretty rad short boulder problem, if it lead to more climbing it would get more stars. A very worthy short line.
By Brendan Blanchard
From: Boulder, CO
Dec 5, 2013
rating: V5 6C

I agree, short but sweet. Very fun and will only get better when more people kick off the crumbly feet.

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