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Sabres of Paradise 

Hueco: V7 Font: 7A+

   
Type:  Boulder, 35'
Original:  Hueco: V7 Font: 7A+ [details]
FA: Peter Croft and Mick Ryan
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Submitted By: Tim Steele on Sep 26, 2009

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Description 

My vote for best traverse at the Happies. Very diverse. Start on the chalkstone and head left, exiting at the far left of the wall before the crack/alcove.

The beginning offers steep gym-like moves, while the end sports a pumpy crux going through a scoop feature. This is a popular after work training route for a lot of Bish locals. Feels more 5.13- than V7. Climbable in the summer in the evenings, though you should probably be climbing somewhere else...

Location 

West rim; Trail heads up to the rim near the Totty Boulder.

Protection 

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By Neil Rankin
From: Winston-Salem, NC
Sep 1, 2013
rating: V7 7A+

A grade of 5.13a is more appropriate.
By Troy Fauteux
From: Henniker NH
Apr 8, 2016

Well after fighting to figure out how to get through the crux moves I finally figured out the best way to charge through this monster traverse. Not sure if there was a specific way to do this but this is what worked for me.

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