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Desert Skies/Morning Dove Area
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L to R R to L Alpha
Every Color You Are 
Grotesque Old Woman 
Less Poetry Please 
Mister Witty 
Morning Dove White 
My Heart Grew Wings Under Desert Skies 
Take the Force of the Blow 
Tall Wall Left 
Tall Wall Middle 
Wills Arete 

Wills Arete 

Hueco: V5+ Font: 6C+

   
Type:  Boulder, 20'
Consensus:  Hueco: V5 Font: 6C [details]
FA: Presumably Wills Young
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Submitted By: LeeAB on Jan 12, 2009

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Matt NM sticking the big move on the arete. This m...

Description 

Move easily up and left toward the arete till the pockets run out. Paw at the arete with your left hand and set your feet to bust the big move to the sidepull way up and around the arete. A couple more insecure moves gains a good horizontal and easier climbing to the top. Problem would get 3 stars if it was not squeezed in a corner making you feel like you're going to hit stuff if you blow it, though you shouldn't hit anything.

Location 

The arete at the left end of the face that houses My Heart Grew Wings Over Desert Skies.

Protection 

Pads and spotter.


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By Andy Liu
Apr 10, 2011

By cbtacy
Aug 11, 2013
rating: V5 6C R

Absolutely great fun.
Good climbing, interesting fun crux.

This would be a classic if the rock quality stayed good to the top. You should tread VERY lightly up high and should test everything before you weight it.