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"The Nipple" 
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Ptooey T 
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"The Nipple" 

Hueco: V1-2 Font: 5

Type:  Boulder, 12'
Original:  Hueco: V1-2 Font: 5 [details]
FA: Unknown
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Submitted By: NiClips on Apr 23, 2007

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Nic switching up hands on this fun problem.


Severely overhanging. Heel-hooks to spare. Layback to "the nipple," match; then throw for jug to the right towards the top. Top-out above dubious block below.


A 45deg. slab about 20 feet to the right; at the top of the Old Sandstone Area trail.


Bouldering pad. Spotters for top-out.

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By Terry Kieck
Nov 10, 2009

There is also a boulder 30 yards east of the nipple that has 5 or 6 problems.
By Paul Campbell
From: Waukesha, WI
Nov 10, 2009

Anyone know where the nipple even is? I have been to the Old so many damn times and I've never seen this boulder.
By Terry Kieck
Nov 11, 2009

Down hill from the Aligator wall at old sandstone. I know you can see it from there if there are no leaves on the trees... 40 yards maybe?
By Remo
From: Madison, WI
Mar 30, 2011

I spied a potentially harder version of this on the steep face right of the arete. Anyone ever try it?