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Doug's Roof
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Blasting Hole Problem Left 
Blasting Hole Problem Right 
Crack, The 
Dark Bulge, The 
Gill's Double Clutch 
Larsen's Leap 
Left Bulge 
Mental Block unknown 
Middle Traverse 
Unnamed DA 1 
Unnamed DA 2 
Unnamed DA 3 
Unnamed DA 4 
Unnamed DA 5 
Unnamed DA 6 
Unnamed DA 7 

Blasting Hole Problem Right 

Hueco: V2 Font: 5+

   
Type:  Boulder, 12'
Consensus:  Hueco: V2 Font: 5+ [details]
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Submitted By: Anthony Baraff on Sep 1, 2009

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BETA PHOTO: The left side of Doug's Roof: 1. The Dark Bulge (V...

Description 

The book lists these problems as one and as the same grade. They are not, so I'm breaking them into two listings. A couple of us cruised the left side, but ultimately gave up on the right version after more attempts than it took us to complete Gill's Double Clutch (V4) to the right of us. I went back and did the right version this morning.
From two crimps, climb up to a horizontal with a good match able hold just left of the vertical crack. Move up and right to a thin horizontal seam below the finish of Larson's Leap, get your feet up and gun for the big horizontal. (If there's an alternate easier version to the right, please let me know and I'll amend the entry accordingly.)


Location 

Just above and left of the obvious blasting hole on the bulging corner at the left side of Doug's Roof. (See Beta Photo)


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