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Thee Classic 

Hueco: V3 Font: 6A

   
Type:  Boulder, 12'
Original:  Hueco: V3 Font: 6A [details]
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Submitted By: Will Barnes on Jun 20, 2013

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Description 

In my opinion as good as any V3 you'll find anywhere and one of my all time favorite problems. Move through the large hueco in the middle of the face, make a long move to the cryptic sloper at the lip and try to figure out how to top out. Crux is the move after you hit the lip (kind of tall but the landing is good).

I've always felt the Classic is a bit sandbagged but that's the way castle rock is sometimes. There's a low start that goes at V4 as well.

Location 

As you walk down the trail past the right side of Indian rock, this is the obvious line characterized by a large chalked up hueco in the middle. Pretty much directly under Donkey Dong.

Protection 

Pad or two


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By Kelley Gilleran
From: Sacramento, Ca
Apr 13, 2016

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By Zacharias
Apr 14, 2016
rating: V4 6B

trying to reorganize this crazy site

[editor's note pasting Thee Classic route notes here to combine all on a single page, thanks]

Left of Sharma Arete. Classic face climb through huecos. Can be done from awckward sit at V5.

Located at the base of the main Indian Rock face.