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Eagles Peak Area
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Bouldering Face T 
Bouldering Seams TR 
Chinese Arithmetic (aka Chopped Suey) TR 
Double Roof TR 
Eagle's Peak Alternate Start T,TR 
Eagles Peak T,TR 
J.T.M.B.P. T 
MTV T,TR 
Overhanging Buckets TR 
Overhanging Crack TR 
Overhanging Face TR 
Randy's Arete T,TR 
Trailside Crack T 
VH1 T 

Overhanging Face 

YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

   
Type:  TR, 1 pitch, 18'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Mike Verdugo, Dan ?
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Submitted By: Chris G. on Jan 14, 2013

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Description 

I felt the crux was just getting onto the face/bowls. Start with the big undercling and a left foot drop knee to gain a key left hold, then it is straight up. Halfway up after a great side pull, look around for a great jug.

Location 

climbers left of overhanging crack. Climbs up obvious face with huge bowls.

Protection 

Bolts on top, make sure to extend over the lip


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By dave wave
Jul 11, 2013

Always helps if you lightly brush out the bottom huecos before you hit it...chossy rock, and there's usually some sand in them.

On another note- there's a few good variations of this route.

1) Follow huecos straight up on the arete(10+) (I'm 5'6", so i have to dyno into the first huecos...fun way to start it!
2) Follow huecos up the overhang till your reach the vertical face, then go diagnally right...finishing at the overhanging crack bolts(11a/b)

This would be a killer little sport route, but most likely your bottom bolt would end up in some pretty chossy rock.