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V5- 
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V5- 

Hueco: V5- Font: 6C

   
Type:  Boulder
Consensus:  Hueco: V4 Font: 6B [details]
FA: LDY?
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Submitted By: Alex Garhart on Sep 19, 2008

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The route.

Description 

Climb the overhanging face covered with shallow huecos to a highball finish.


Protection 

Crash pad or two and a spotter. Mind the block on the left side of the landing.


Location 

This is NW of the small parking area ~130 yards, east and slightly downhill of V4. There is a placard at bottom of boulder with "V5-" written on it.



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Nighty.
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Location
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By Hoez
From: Uganda
Oct 14, 2009
rating: V3+ 6A+

FA - LDY.

By Jared LaVacque
Administrator
From: Anchorage/Grand Junction
Mar 25, 2010
rating: V5- 6C PG13

SDS lower-middle right with lowest hueco for left and sloping crimp right and then going straight up to shallow dishes and then left to the jug hueco with the left and then fire to the lip is definitely V5-. Similar finish to Jingus Bells at Hueco Tanks, but not as stiff a grade.
On a new note, the boulder at the base is now on the right side of the landing and out of the way for the "business".

By 007
From: cold as it gets, CO
Aug 12, 2011
rating: V5- 6C

This isn't highball. The problem is only like 10 feet.

By Jared LaVacque
Administrator
From: Anchorage/Grand Junction
Nov 15, 2011
rating: V5- 6C PG13

Highball is a perception. And if your vision is this skewed, in the pics with me in the red shirt, I must be really short...but I'm not, I'm 6 foot tall, with a +6 ape index.

By Dave Cummings
From: Grand Junction, CO
Mar 13, 2012
rating: V5 6C

Great problem, best one at Riggs. Everything is really sharp at Riggs!

By Brad Edwards
Administrator
From: Grand Junction, CO
Nov 9, 2012

By far my favorite problem at Riggs!