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The Goblin 

Hueco: V4 Font: 6B

Type:  Boulder
Original:  Hueco: V4 Font: 6B [details]
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Submitted By: Cragophilia on Apr 23, 2011

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Climbing the Goblin (V4).


This is a dang challenging boulder problem. This blank arete seems at first to defy climbing, but there is a way. Crouch start with an undercling on your left hand and use creative holds to work up the arete. A sloped, one-finger pocket is a good hold for this problem! A successful ascent usually requires a fingertip gaston, a full-on rock hump, and a lot of cussing and head scratching.


This is on the blank, rounded arete on the right side of New Mexico Boulder's west face.


A pad and spotter.

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