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Public Execution 

Hueco: V9-10 Font: 7C+ PG13

   
Type:  Boulder, Alpine, 20'
Consensus:  Hueco: V9-10 Font: 7C+ [details]
FA: James Litz, 2004
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Submitted By: Chip Phillips on Nov 4, 2009

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James Litz's Public Execution.

The majority of these boulders are located within the Mt Evans Wilderness Area, which is regulated & patrolled by the US Forest Service. Climber MORE INFO >>>

Description 

An obvious line at the entrance to Area A plucked early by Mr. Litz. Begin on the left side of the incipient seam at a good hold and traverse up and right with the seam, immediately encountering difficulties. The holds improve, but the problem stays with you. When you reach the arete, climb to the top (a ~V2 by itself).

Location 

Public Execution is found easily if one starts at the Bierstadt Corridor and walks down valley for 20 yards, then walks directly south (uphill) towards the talus and the looming walls above. Public Execution is an obvious line on the west face of the largest boulder in its vicinity. Find the rising seam on the west face and you've got it.

Protection 

A few Organics would be helpful, so you don't have to drag them back and forth while you work it. It would also be wise not to fall off topping out.


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By Peter Beal
From: Boulder Colorado
Nov 4, 2009

Chip,
Who cares about Evans? Finish up Flagstaff already!
By Chip Phillips
From: Broomfield, CO
Nov 4, 2009

Fear not Peter, I've begun working on the Flagstaff Mountain online guide again. See you soon.