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Hueco: V4 Font: 6B

Type:  Boulder, 10'
Consensus:  Hueco: V4 Font: 6B [details]
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Submitted By: Skyler Penrod on Aug 2, 2008

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surfin on the arete


(AKA: Double Arete) The Crux comes when throwing for the obvious flat section towards the top of the Arete. Small holds and feet lead to more promising climbing at the top.


South East Arete



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Surfboard Arete, spring 2009

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By Riddler
From: Centerville, UT
Aug 8, 2008
rating: V4 6B

A few different ways to do this one depending on your ape index. Definitely a fun one that is worth doing again and again.
By sevrdhed
Aug 20, 2008

This climb is known as the Surfboard Arete, for obvious reasons. Excellent V4.
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