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Renaissance Man 

Hueco: V11 Font: 8A

   
Type:  Boulder
Consensus:  Hueco: V11 Font: 8A [details]
FA: Zeb Engberg
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Submitted By: Dana Seaton on Sep 1, 2009

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Zeb, foreshortened view.

Description 

Holy crap, this is tall, proud, and totally hard to find. Stand start, go up and left. Crimpy, bad landing, bolts on top to top rope!

Location 

Up hill from Tom Sawyer

Protection 

None.


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By john strand
From: southern colo
Nov 23, 2009

On the Milford/Hopkinton line, Rte 85. There is a small parking space on the south bound side (illegal?) near an obvious clearing. Some small rocks and a dirt bike path. The boulder is across the way, but you kinda skirt around from the left and then slab over to it. I found this thing years ago when living in Hopkinton and realized it was way too hard for me.
By Jcomeau
From: Hopkinton, MA
Sep 29, 2012

I don't think has ever been sent again.
By Dana Seaton
Oct 3, 2012

Sends I am aware of:
FA, Zeb Engberg
Tim Kemple
Andrew Wilder
Ben Gerhardstein, who broke his ankle falling from the top a year prior.
By Tyler Hogan
May 4, 2013

Given that there is now easy parking at the bike path, does anyone have better description for finding this thing? Starting from Tom Sawyer, do you cross the marsh at the path right at Tom Sawyer or farther up the bike path? Looks like a great boulder,
By Joe M.
May 6, 2013
rating: V11 8A

So, from the new parking lot for the bikepath, walk south along the bike path and take the first trail on the left (should be about 1/3 mile from the lot and maybe 200 or 300 feet BEFORE Tom Sawyer). Once past the swampy area on the right, take a trail on the right and continue just above the swampy area until you see this boulder (not sure exactly how far in it is, but it isn't too far).