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The Extreme Problem 

Hueco: V4 Font: 6B

Type:  Boulder, 15'
Original:  Hueco: V4 Font: 6B [details]
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Submitted By: Andrew Ryder on Oct 8, 2008

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BETA PHOTO: The classic line starts on the left below the vert...

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Locate the pretty vertical face with two prominent "X"-forming seams in the middle. Begin at left, with a vertical row of pockets. Technical moves lead up and right across the X to reach good holds and an easy mantel. Beware of dirty holds on the top.


Before reaching the Donkey Punch/Dope Lounge area, look on the right side of the canyon


A single pad is enough, bring a spotter for the high topout.

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By jackson
Nov 5, 2012

on the wall opposite this problem you will find the excellent problem "dirty friction" which ascends pocket features to a rounded and occasionally terrifying top out.
By Colin Cox
Jun 8, 2013

I'll scoop that.

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