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Short Cliff w/ Three Cracks
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L to R R to L Alpha
B-Line For The Tree Line T 
Catalyst T,TR 
Far Left T,TR 
Get Over Yourself T 
Hesitation T,TR 
It's Just Rock Climbing  T 
Mirage T,TR 
Reach for It T 

Catalyst 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Alan Bradley, Dan Hare, 1979
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Submitted By: Friso Schlottau on Jan 1, 2001

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BETA PHOTO: A closer view of the crack and the climb.

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Description 

There are four cracks right next to each other on this rock. Catalyst is just right of "Far Left", making it the second crack from the left. Do some fun laybacking (slick feet), go on to handjams and/or face climbing. Very obvious line.

Protection 

Stoppers for the bottom (fingercrack), towards the top some slightly larger things (handcrack). TR also very possible, and easy to set.


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By Ben Mottinger
Founding Father
Sep 10, 2004
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

Too short for 2 stars IMHO. Worth doing though if you're there.

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