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Five and Dime Boulders
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Diamond Back In The Rough 
Mig 28 
Pee Piddle Lee on the Dee Diddle Lee 
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Diamond Back In The Rough 

Hueco: V0 Font: 4

   
Type:  Boulder
Consensus:  Hueco: V0 Font: 4 [details]
FA: unknown
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Submitted By: Ben Mottinger on May 13, 2001

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Stephen checking out the line... January 5th, 2008

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Description 

In the rock description for 5 & Dime, this problem is the arete mentioned as the first one encountered after the cliffs to the North. When my pictures come back, it will be more clear on what to look for....

The problem uses holds on both sides of the rounded arete and the crux is moving up to some good jugs around the 10 foot mark. A fall here would not be too bad, but be sure not to fall off past the crux. Definitely highball.

Protection 

Highball, but not committing for the last few moves so a pad is not necessary.


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The route's namesake--a prairie rattler.
The route's namesake--a prairie rattler.
BETA PHOTO
The end of the line, of course he had to top out on snow...sucka. 1/5/2008
The end of the line, of course he had to top out o...

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