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This area has shaded problems when the sun is out. Classic problems abound from V2 - V12. Some of them include: The Vulgarian (V2), Fight or Flight (V4), Walrus in a Blender (V5), The Hunger Artist aka Alf in a Blender (V6), New Religion (V7), and The Full Monty (V12).
From The Maze proper the Gunks are across the small meadow (walking further into the Spur), and up the hill towards the left. As this area involves some scrambling. It is better to consult the guide for step by step directions.
13 Total Routes
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Gunks:
The Vulgarian V2 5+ Boulder
Fight or Flight V4 6b Boulder, 17'
Walrus in a Blender V5 6c Boulder
The Cornerstone AKA: Dean's Corner V6 7a Boulder, 25'
The Hunger Artist aka Alf in a Blender V6 7a Boulder
New Religion V7 7a+ Boulder
Brand New Rligion V8 7b Boulder, 20'
Bush League V8 7b Boulder, 15'
New Religion Sit V8 7b Boulder, 12'
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The Cornerstone AKA: Dean's Corner V6 7a TX : Hueco Tanks : ... : The Gunks
Very striking line up the steep corner with a finger crack to a moderately difficult but quite high top out onto a slab. The only real line on the wall.Get your right hand as high in the corner as you can and stand up. Arrange your feet into some sort of a wide stem and pull up as high as you can. There is a sloping edge a bit below where the crack actually opens up that you can pause on to readjust your feet or just bump off of. Claw for where the crack opens. Then get your feet up and match. L...[more] Browse More Classics in TX
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