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Stranger Than Fiction 

YDS: 5.14- French: 8b+ Ewbanks: 32 UIAA: X+ ZA: 32 British: E8 7a

   
Type:  Trad, 110'
Original:  YDS: 5.14- French: 8b+ Ewbanks: 32 UIAA: X+ ZA: 32 British: E8 7a [details]
FA: Mason Earle
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Submitted By: m-earle on Mar 29, 2016

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Description 

The Bartlett Crack, AKA Stranger Than Fiction, AKA White Slipper. A ferocious Devil. I never expected to find such a wild and engaging piece of crack climbing. Brutally steep, with awesome, sporty, crack moves.

Location 

Turn off dubinky wells road, towards Bartlett. drive about 1.4, parking in some sand at the top of a long gradual hill. Hike up the dunes to the crag, and the BWC is a few minutes right. look for faint trail thru some dense crypto gardens

Protection 

in camalots
#5
6X #.75s
3X #.5s
2X #.4s
2X #.3s
Yellow X4

Thats the send rack. To get a top rope up, take more .75s .5s .4s and .3s, and probably a couple #1s


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some location beta

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By m-earle
From: USA
Mar 29, 2016

A short vid of some early attempts. The send beta was further refined, and involved a taped right foot
epictv.com/media/podcast/stran...
By Tom Gnyra
Administrator
Apr 6, 2016

any chance the full video exists?!
By NorCalNomad
From: San Francisco
Jun 3, 2016

Can't wait for the full send video