Archive for 'Hueco Tanks'
Posted on 10. Sep, 2012 by B3.
Sam Davis, who is a very dedicated boulderer and a friend of mine, has spent much time in Hueco Tanks, TX. He has produced a beautiful coffee table-style book with gorgeous photographs of the Historical Park and the surrounding area, capturing the beauty and essence of the place from the perspective of a climber. Anyone [...]
Posted on 03. Jan, 2012 by B3.
I hadn’t planned on getting back to Hueco for a while, but I did have an unexpected opportunity to go down this past weekend for a few days and so I hopped on board with hopes to get back to The Feather in better conditions. This month the weather has been mostly miserable in Boulder. [...]
Posted on 27. Feb, 2009 by B3.
I just got an email from Nalle Hukkataival who is in Hueco Tanks and has been tearing it up. Not only did he have one of the best days Hueco has ever seen climbing Full Throttle V13, Algerita V13, flashing Le Pelerin V12 flashing Full Service V10, he followed this up by flashing The Full [...]
Posted on 05. Feb, 2009 by B3.
I just returned from Hueco and although I had a good time, I didn’t manage one hard problem. While this was certainly frustrating, it comes with the territory. As much time as I spend climbing there are always peaks and valleys. I went with Brian Camp and Andre Defelice, who just returned from Europe. Andre [...]
Posted on 09. Jan, 2009 by B3.
After another rest day, we went back to Nagual for round 2. This time I made two very good links, getting through the bottom twice and falling at what seemed to me to be past the crux. Unfortunately, my skin was failing on the sharp holds and we never got to go back. Hopefully, I [...]
Posted on 07. Jan, 2009 by B3.
The next day we went out on a tour to the East Spur. I was psyched for anything new and found myself at the base of the amazing Fred Nicole problem Nagual V13. I quickly did all of the hard moves, save one, and was happy with that effort. I rested until the end of [...]
Posted on 04. Jan, 2009 by B3.
I have been in Hueco for more than a week and I have been having an amazing time. The weather has been a bit warm but very clear and the evenings have been perfect. Although my goals were a bit less focused this time, I was most interested in climbing Shaken not Stirred aka The [...]
Posted on 24. Dec, 2008 by B3.
Paul Robinson on the Evangelion V13 Here is a longer list of problems I am bouncing off the wall to try, with the above at the top of the list! Indisposed Heroes V12 Rumble in the Jungle V11/12 Full Throttle V13 Whispers of Mortality V10 Ice Scream V12 Two Days with Gene V11 Li V13 [...]
Posted on 23. Dec, 2008 by B3.
Mojo from Jamie Emerson on Vimeo. The day after Christmas I will be headed to Hueco Tanks for two weeks. I am very psyched, and here is a short list of things I would like to try or finish. Nagual V13 (still have a flash attempt!) Shaken not Stirred V12 Power of Silence V10 The [...]