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Nothin' But Faith in Nothin' AKA Yin and Yang of Pain 

Hueco: V3 Font: 6A

   
Type:  Boulder, 12'
Consensus:  Hueco: V2 Font: 5+ [details]
FA: L Smith 2004
Page Views: 624
Submitted By: Lee Smith on Apr 4, 2009

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Probably the best problem at Fireblack. Start just 2 feet left of the Elephant’s Ear. Side pull right and painful crimp left under the small roof. Right foot smears on nothing and left takes a little edge. Up right to a large pinch and gun for the big jug in the crack. Finish up the crack, avoiding a loose flake jammed in the crack. An SDS would be very difficult.

EDIT The painful crimp left flake has disappeared making this problem harder.


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By Lee Smith
Apr 17, 2009

FNA (first nekkid ascent) April 2009.

By Old and Busted
From: Centennial, CO
Apr 18, 2009

The FNA doesn't count without a pic. Not that I want to see it, just sayin'.

By Lee Smith
Apr 20, 2009

My photographer was too busy losin' lunch over in the bushes....