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A.V.P. Boulder

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Aint Got Time To Bleed 
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Blockaid Sit 
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Casual Tees'. 
Distance Dyno 
Dutch 
Front Man 
Front Man (Left Exit)  
Front Man (stand start) 
Lifestyles 
Mothership 
Parlier's Problem 
Pocket Shot 
resurrection 
Ripley Lip Traverse 
Sigourney Weaver 
Thats My Money 
Volatile 
Warm Up 
Wing-Man (Stand) 
Wing-Man Sit 
Xenomorph 

A.V.P. Boulder 


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Description 

A favorite boulder to many in GHSP. Big, overhanging, and proud, the AVP boulder satisfies and challenges with a range of problems from v0-v9. crimps, pinches, dynos, and reachy tosses keep you on your toes. The quality flat landings give you every reason to give your all.


Getting There 

From the road, find the wood block across the ditch, and then hop the low fence to enter the GHSP boundary (seems sneaky but its legit and within the park boundry). once over the fence, walk left to the top of the low slab and that is where you will find the start to the climber "deer" trail (as you cross the fence you should be able to look right and see the large "Roadside Boulder"). walk up the climber "deer" trail and it will lead you to the rear, overhanging end of the AVP Boulder where "That's My Money" (v-4) is on the left, low tip arete, and "Parlier's Problem" (v-7) goes up the middle of the overhanging rear face. Walk around to the front, massive, overhanging nose and you will find "Front Man" (v-5).


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['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',7],['2 Stars',11],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]
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The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for A.V.P. Boulder:
Front Man   V5 6C     Boulder   
Parlier's Problem   V8 7B     Boulder, 15'   
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lovelace wearing his Casual Tee

Casual Tees'. V5 6C  VA : Grayson Highlands State Par... : ... : A.V.P. Boulder
Sit start at the very bottom of the overhang in a deep, awkward, left-facing slot. make a big move up and left to a sharp, shallow crimp and match it. throw up and left again to a smaller, sharp crimp with your left hand, and then throw right with your right hand to a higher crimp (don't use the flake with the marked x, its loose).from these crimps, make a longer dynamic move overhead to a deep, right facing slot that is just below the lip, and then move the other hand to the deep slot adjacent ...[more]   Browse More Classics in VA

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Steve Lovelace on "Casual Tees" (V5)
Steve Lovelace on "Casual Tees" (V5)
Matt on "Pocket Shot" (V1/2)
Matt on "Pocket Shot" (V1/2)
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