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Hueco: V1 Font: 5

   
Type:  Boulder, 15'
Original:  Hueco: V1 Font: 5 [details]
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Submitted By: Mike Housiaux on Jan 3, 2015

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BETA PHOTO: UG Arete. Follow the chalked up, smoothed jugs up ...

Description 

Best warm up on the boulder. Very obvious scrubbed line that if you stand feels V1 if you do a SDS it might make it a V2. Works up and right on scrubbed slopers to a jug midway up. Finish up the arête to the top. The best way off this problem is to just downclimb it. IF you start a move or two further left on an obvious scoop ( same for the sds) this problem is called, " Forrest King" and is graded V3.

Location 

right arête when standing in the parking lot at the base of the problem on the opposite side you drive/ walk in from.

Protection 

crash pad


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By gregman
Dec 3, 2015

If you stay to the right and traverse the top of the boulder around to the back, you can also easily downclimb and jump onto ground from a low scoop. Check this out before you do it, but it may be more comfortable for some folks instead of downclimbing this route.

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