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Hueco: V4 Font: 6B

   
Type:  Boulder, 35'
Original:  Hueco: V4 Font: 6B [details]
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Submitted By: Matthew Schwarzkopf on Aug 13, 2009

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BETA PHOTO: From the sit start, pull up with the right to stic...

Description 

Sit start with a sidepull up to good face hold on the steep face. The crux comes when transitioning to the arete and slab. Don't screw up the upper slab.

Location 

Continue on the main trail past The Siren until the trail starts heading down hill. Top out and walk down to the warm up slab area.

Protection 

Crash pads (2)


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Rock Climbing Photo: Slapping to the arete.
Slapping to the arete.

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By Josh Heath
Nov 13, 2013
rating: V3-4 6A+ PG13

The big limbs and boulders at the bottom of the start could be perilous if you fell from the cruxy moves -- I only say PG-13 because there is no PG, and the descent can be kind of sketchy depending on how much growth is on the boulder.
By Cooper Doe
From: Eugene Oregon
Jul 28, 2015
rating: V4 6B

Where did the name for this problem come from? I've heard it called Hula, but that may be just another rediscovery of the same problem. If anyone knows more info on the naming of this and all routes at the Gardens I'd be happy to talk- very interested.

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