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Short Story (aka White Torpedo) 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Unknown, 1970's
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Rex Pieper on Sep 29, 2006

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BETA PHOTO: Photo/topo for Short Story Crag, Joshua Tree NP

Description 

Very nice lieback diehedral climbing with good pro.

Location 

This is the obvious, south-facing open book on the south side of Saddle Rocks, uphill of the walkoff/approach to "Boom Boom Room." and below and to the left of "Flakes Can Collapse." Descent is to the west.

FA unknown but we did this 12/95 and found an old rusted fixed pin near top which we cleaned.

Protection 

Medium sized rack


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