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The Gill Boulder
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Southeast Slab 

Southeast Slab 

Hueco: V0+ Font: 4+

   
Type:  Boulder
Consensus:  Hueco: V1- Font: 5- [details]
FA: John Gill?
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Submitted By: Aeon Aki on Jul 11, 2007

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BETA PHOTO: Mike B on the Southeast Slab.
Climbing reopened after flood MORE INFO >>>

Description 

Using the arete, climb the southeast slab with decent feet and nothing for hands. Very stiff V0.


Protection 

Crashpad to cover the small rock.



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By Doug Lintz
From: Kearney, NE
Jul 16, 2007

I've always thought of the SE slab as being a little bit left of the line in the photo. Regardless that is indeed a very stiff V0.

By Aeon Aki
Administrator
Apr 29, 2008

Indeed, it is possible to climb on the other side of the corner and perhaps directly up the blunt arete as well. Benningfield describes the Southeast Slab as "a small slab four feet wide on the southeast corner". The line I featured in the photo seemed most obvious to me but try them all.