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Brushfire Fairytales 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

Type:  Sport, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Rob Copeland, Jared Hancock 2004
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Submitted By: Jeff Welch on Oct 21, 2009

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A short, bouldery sport line. Scramble up to the starting ledge, then launch into sequential climbing on incut edges up the overhanging face to a good jug at the 3rd bolt. Finish on more moderate and less overhanging terrain.

Still a bit dirty, but has fun moves.


Locate the obvious left-leaning ramp of Tradmill. Brushfire Fairytales is the bolted line immediately to the left.


4 bolts to anchors.
3rd bolt is a touch high, and reaching the clipping jug is probably the single hardest move, so have an attentive belayer to keep you off the small ledge down low.

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By S. Neoh
Oct 21, 2012

As of Oct 2012, this route is the third climb to the right of Heard It On NPR. Yes, a bit of a one-move wonder but it does have good movement till the 4th bolt.

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