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The Hernia Exam 

Hueco: V4 Font: 6B

Type:  Boulder
Consensus:  Hueco: V4 Font: 6B [details]
FA: J. Droeger, fall 2010
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Submitted By: Mark Roth on Sep 13, 2011

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BETA PHOTO: The view looking west from the Hydrahedral Boulder...

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Grab the rounded undercling with your right hand (turn your head and cough) then, using a small edge for your left hand, pull on with bad feet. A couple big moves with bad feet lead to an easier top out.


This is on the North side of the Bear Canyon Trail about 30 feet West of the Hydrahedral Boulder. If you go straight North from the trail to the boulder, you shouldn't hit any poison ivy.


1 or more pads.

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Rock Climbing Photo: Pulling hard.
Pulling hard.
Rock Climbing Photo: Crux.
Rock Climbing Photo: Trying not to get a hernia.
Trying not to get a hernia.

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