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The Nose 

Hueco: V-easy Font: 3

   
Type:  Boulder, 15'
Consensus:  Hueco: V0- Font: 4- [details]
FA: Unknown
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Submitted By: Chris Owen on Oct 20, 2009

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BETA PHOTO: Start holds

Description 

A great little route.

Stemming to a couple of lieback moves, followed by a nervy slab to the top.

Location 

East side, right edge.

Protection 

Pad and spotter


Photos of The Nose Slideshow Add Photo
Scott Nomi on The Nose.
Scott Nomi on The Nose.
Noreen Flynn on The Nose.
Noreen Flynn on The Nose.
Moving up before gaining higher feet
BETA PHOTO: Moving up before gaining higher feet

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By Fat Dad
From: Los Angeles, CA
Aug 4, 2014
rating: V-easy 3

This used to be rated 5.6 in the old guide. If this is VO then the Three Pigs is a V2.
By Chris Owen
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From: Big Bear Lake
Aug 4, 2014

I agree, and I've changed the rating.
By dnaiscool
Apr 27, 2015

This is one of the very oldest boulder problems at Stoney Point, and it is still with us because of the robust nature of the large features it attacks. In the 1960's this was considered a sort of Gateway problem to the harder routes, like Boot Flake. I'm quite sure this was first done in the 1930's.
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