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Short Cliff w/ Three Cracks

Routes Sorted
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 

Short Cliff w/ Three Cracks Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Michael Komarnitsky on Jan 1, 2001
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  • Description 

    This crag is probably best described by its name, except that there appears to be 4 cracks. Too much THC? This is a small crag in the vicinity of the Blob Massif, Bitty Buttress area, Voodoo Wall, which is lower & closer to the road. It is probably worth a visit if short on time, low on motivation, or if you're a wanderer. 4 one-pitch, intermediate routes here on less-than-perfectly-beautiful rock sum up this crag.

    L->R these are:

    A. Far Left, 9, 1p, gear.
    B. Catalyst, 9, 1p, gear.
    C. Hesitation, 10-, 1p, gear.
    D. Mirage, 9+, 1p, gear.
    E. Reach for It, 9-, 1p, 95', gear.
    F. B-Line For The Tree Line, 7, 1p, 90', gear.
    G. Get Over Yourself, 7 PG-13, 1p, 90', gear.
    H. It's Just Rock Climbing , 8 PG-13, 1p, 90', gear.

    Getting There 

    On the north side of the creek. Park in the lot for Cob Rock; the Cliff is to the north, below Bitty Buttress (or down and right from East Blob Rock). Head for East Blob Rock, and about 2/3 of the way up, follow the footpath to the right. You should run right into the cliff.

    Climbing Season

    For the Boulder Canyon area.

    Weather station 5.6 miles from here

    8 Total Climbing Routes

    ['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',5],['Bomb',0]
    ['<=5.6',0],['5.7',2],['5.8',1],['5.9',4],['5.10',1],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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