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Dances with Seals 

A2

   
Type:  Trad, Aid, 1 pitch, 50'
Original: A2 [details]
FA: Todd Gordon, MaryAnn Loehr
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 129
Submitted By: toddgordon Gordon on Jun 2, 2010

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BETA PHOTO: Dances with Seals (A2), Joshua Tree NP

Description 

This is a cool, short aid line right of When You're A Jet. It's sunny south face and short approach makes this a good practice aid climb. The first ascent party used a few tied off thin pins.
The route is obvious, and pops over a small roof at the bottom.

Location 

Right of When You're a Jet.

Protection 

Small to med gear, and a few pitons as well (Long thin LA or long thin KB )


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Rock Climbing Photo: Dances with Seals (A2), Joshua Tree NP
BETA PHOTO: Dances with Seals (A2), Joshua Tree NP
Rock Climbing Photo: From further away. Rams on the ridge.
From further away. Rams on the ridge.
Rock Climbing Photo: At the base.
At the base.

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By apoet
From: AZ
Aug 16, 2016

Walked to the base of this climb to check it out and was scared away by the exposed start. Do most people place small cams or pins under the roof before starting? The belayer could anchor off to the climber's right, but the fall potential if an early placement rips seems crazy.

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