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Hueco Slap 

Hueco: V5 Font: 6C

Type:  Boulder, 12'
Consensus:  Hueco: V4 Font: 6B [details]
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Submitted By: Paul Boardman on Feb 1, 2006

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Start sitting with the big jug and slap out to the arete. Move up (staying on the same face) via a shallow pocket to the top.



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Rock Climbing Photo: Bowie gurning on Hueco Slap
Bowie gurning on Hueco Slap
Rock Climbing Photo: Paul on the start of Hueco Slap
Paul on the start of Hueco Slap

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By tallmark515
From: San Francisco
Oct 19, 2009
rating: V4 6B

I love this thing! Ever since I figured out how to do it, I do it every time I go to Castle Rock. Wouldn't call it V5 though.
By Crimpanzee
From: San Francisco, California
Aug 3, 2013
rating: V5 6C

I think if you use the hold behind the arete it's V4, if you use arete only it's V5.
By Alan Zhan
From: Seattle, WA
Sep 12, 2013

had a ridiculous amount of fun on this one today. Way I did it felt V4ish (used hold behind arete), though it's definitely my style of problem. Gonna go back and see how it goes without that hold

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