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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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The upper splitter. Miah Watt photo

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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.


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


in camalots
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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Rock Climbing Photo: some location beta
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
By Tom Gnyra
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

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