Giant Boulder Middle
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The middle and hardest bolted line on the detached boulder in front of Chilly Willy Wall follows a broad rib. Slabby, low-angle smearing moves between occasional positive holds as you try to stay in balance on the arete on what is really a bolted highball boulder problem. It has a high first bolt, which may make it a poor choice for a sketchy 5.9 leader.
Rappel from the shared anchor at the top of the boulder (which would be improved if it had chains).
The middle of the 3 bolted lines on the detached boulder in front of Chilly Willy Wall.
2 bolts to a 2-bolt anchor.
|Comments on Giant Boulder Middle
|By Arthur Sullivan|
Nov 4, 2010
Maybe I was missing something but this felt very difficult for 5.9 if you stick to the bolt line. Its short but pulling over the arete felt like a 5.10 move.