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Hueco: V4 Font: 6B

   
Type:  Boulder, 10'
Original:  Hueco: V4 Font: 6B [details]
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Submitted By: Skyler Penrod on Aug 2, 2008

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surfin on the arete

Description 

(AKA: Double Arete) The Crux comes when throwing for the obvious flat section towards the top of the Arete. Small holds and feet lead to more promising climbing at the top.

Location 

South East Arete

Protection 

Pad


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Rock Climbing Photo: Get barreled!
Get barreled!
Rock Climbing Photo: Das craigers getting barreled!
Das craigers getting barreled!
Rock Climbing Photo: Surfboard Arete, spring 2009
Surfboard Arete, spring 2009

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By Riddler
From: Centerville, UT
Aug 8, 2008
rating: V4 6B

A few different ways to do this one depending on your ape index. Definitely a fun one that is worth doing again and again.
By sevrdhed
Aug 20, 2008

This climb is known as the Surfboard Arete, for obvious reasons. Excellent V4.
By dave rosen
Aug 22, 2015

By dave rosen
Mar 4, 2016

A hold recently broke on this problem. The "arrowhead" for the right hand near the start is no longer there, but it is now a flat edge. I personally don't think this changes the grade (maybe easier if anything).