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Arrow Head Arete 

Hueco: V2 Font: 5+

   
Type:  Boulder, 10'
Consensus:  Hueco: V2 Font: 5+ [details]
FA: DLFA
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Submitted By: Dave Marotti on Jun 9, 2002

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BETA PHOTO: Venus Rising (59) and Arete (60)

Description 

12 feet. Climb using both sides of the arete. There are hidden holds on the left side, and you can use some of the holds on Venus Rising (route 59).

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By Brian Runnells
Oct 5, 2007
rating: V2 5+

Still feels quite difficult
By Terry Kieck
Jul 15, 2009

The full name of this problem is Arrow Head Arete. This problems dates back to early DLFA.
By Paul Campbell
From: Waukesha, WI
Sep 17, 2009

Tried this a bit. Definitely harder then V1..... or V2 in my humble opinion.
By John W. Knoernschild
From: Wisconsin
Oct 1, 2009

Tuff problem. I couldnt get but a few moves off the ground. Anyone got some beta for this. Maybe I'm missing something.
By Chris treggE
Administrator
From: Madison, WI
Apr 8, 2010

Name and grade updated on consensus. If anyone else knows of other boulder problems where the name is wrong or FA needs updating, let me know, I try to pick these off when I see them but there are a lot...
By Tradoholic
Sep 10, 2011

If you finish this on the arete proper and not step left onto the other block it must be V3 or V4. I started with the undercling (also on Venus) and worked my left hand up the arete, then was attempting to hit the finish hold of Venus to top out. Is this the original line?
By Chris treggE
Administrator
From: Madison, WI
Sep 10, 2011

I think the left block is supposed to be off since it's separated, but I usually just start and stay on the arete (not start over right on Venus undercling). Def harder than V1, but not in line with other V4's at DL. Somewhere in between is always gray for me. If you started on the Venus undercling and moved up that way maybe it would V4.

PS. What are you doing online. The boulder bash starts in 2 hours. Get a move on!