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Shallow Slot 

Hueco: V3-4 Font: 6A+ PG13

   
Type:  Boulder, 25'
Original:  Hueco: V4- Font: 6B PG13 [details]
FA: Pat Ament, early/mid 1960s
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Submitted By: Benjamin Colter on Nov 26, 2007

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Description 

Start at the same start for the Monkey Traverse on the far right side of the problem. Then follow the side pulling ledge up to a solid rap-around horn. Throw up just above the horn to a rotting huge boulder with good jugs, then climb up over for an ugly but fun top out. A committing problem but fairly relaxed.

Location 

Located on the Monkey Traverse wall on the same start as the Monkey Traverse.

Protection 

A couple of crash pads and a spotter.


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Rock Climbing Photo: Another Monkey Traverse hb.
Another Monkey Traverse hb.
Rock Climbing Photo: The top horn is super secure.
The top horn is super secure.

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By Chip Phillips
From: Broomfield, CO
Nov 27, 2007

Again ... FWIW, the FA was by Pat Ament in the early/mid 1960s.
By Christian Eaton
From: Colorado
Mar 26, 2017
rating: V3 6A PG13

Great climb! Clean fall. Bring a pad.

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