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Tombstone (aka Six-Ton Weenie) V-easy 3
Tombstone Mantel V-easy 3
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Type: Boulder, 8 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: Euan Cameron on Apr 20, 2009
Admins: C Miller, Euan Cameron, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Sit start and crank the face without pulling on either arete.

Real shame it isn't longer.


Middle of the tombstone shaped block




Benjamin Chapman
Small Town, USA
Benjamin Chapman   Small Town, USA
According to " A Climber's Guide to Mt.Rubidiux" by Steve Mackay (1978) this formation (and route) was called the "Six-Ton Weenie." What's the justification for changing the name? Sep 14, 2011
C Miller
C Miller   CA  
The name comes from the Southern California Bouldering Guide (Fry). Sep 14, 2011
Benjamin Chapman
Small Town, USA
Benjamin Chapman   Small Town, USA
Well, the Mackay guide predates the Fry guide, and both Vogel and Fry have taken liberties in regard to route names at Mt. Rubidoux.

edit....Thank you, Euan, for the update! Sep 14, 2011
Euan Cameron
Mammoth Lakes
Euan Cameron   Mammoth Lakes  
Good info and I have augmented the description. Sep 16, 2011

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