Sunshine Arete

The Sunshine Arete Boulder holds a couple of good problems worth checking out. This boulder is to the north slightly from Southern Discomfort. It is worth stopping and doing a few of the problems on this boulder. Good features and problems from V0 to V6.

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 V0

NON-DESCRIPT WARM UP FOLLOWING UP THE FACE AND ARETE.

 

LEFT FLAKE V0**

FOLLOWS UP THE STARTING SLAB TO THE FLAKE THAT JUTS OUT LEFT TO THE TOP.

 

 RIGHT FLAKE V0**

FOLLOWS UP THE STARTING SLAB TO THE FLAKE THAT JUTS OUT RIGHT TO THE TOP.

 

THE ASPEN V6**

SDS AND WORK UP THE HOLDLESS SLAB AS IT SEEMS. LOOK FOR SMALL CRIMPS AND SLOPERS. ONCE YOU GET TRANSITIONED ONTO THE FACE ITS A MOVE OR TWO TO THE TOP.

First Ascent: Josh Dreher 

THE ARETE OF SUNSHINE V2**

SDS AND WORK THE OBVIOUS RIGHTWARD LEANING ARETE.

First Ascent: Tyler Perry

HUCK! FOREST HUCK! V4**

STARTS LOW AND MOVES UP ON BIG CRIMP POCKET FEATURES. TO A NICE REACH/THROW AT THE TOP INTO A HORIZONTAL POCKET.

First Ascent: Travis Rypkema