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The Headless Horseman 

YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 24 British: E4 6a Hueco: V4- Font: 6B

Type:  TR, Boulder, 1 pitch, 25'
Original:  YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 24 British: E4 6a Hueco: V4- Font: 6B [details]
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Submitted By: Eric Van Williams on May 5, 2014

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BETA PHOTO: View form the road

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The headless horseman is the route that starts at center under the overhang. Climb up the facey crimps then up and right of the overhang finishing up the steep nobs in the head wall face just right of the arête.


Can't miss it on the side of the road at the middle of the summit. One of the most unique rock formations at Mt. Woodson.


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By Colin R
From: Ottawa, ON
Apr 2, 2015

How can something be 5.11+ or V6?

V6 is 5.12 to 5.12+
By Tradiban
Apr 3, 2015

There's no direct translation V-Scale to YDS. I would imagine the reason is that on TR it feels 5.11+, but way up above pads it's going V6-ish.
By Michael Lagueux
From: San Diego, CA
Jan 23, 2016

It's all about the actual moves, which can't be THAT different if you're TRing it vs. bouldering it. Height or commitment aren't factored into the rating. V6 is on the high end of the 5.12 scale, there's nothing vague about that...I definitely think this page should be edited!
By Adam Stackhouse
Jan 24, 2016

Corrected to V4 (tops). Awfully tall for a boulder problem though.
By Michael Lagueux
From: San Diego, CA
Oct 13, 2016

I agree. Pics or it didn't happen!!!!1!!!!
By Safty Third
From: San Diego, CA
Apr 4, 2017

You can sling the power line for pro if you feel like leading it

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