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Short Corner 

YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ British: E3 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ British: E3 5b [details]
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Submitted By: Jesse Zacher on Mar 12, 2011
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A classic corner.

Description 

This is a great, short climb on excellent stone. It is a good introduction to the art of the layback.


Location 

This is three feet right of the Moderation.


Protection 

Doubles of fingers. A #4 for the start and smaller towards the end.



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Mike Keegan leading short but challenging corner, 11a.
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By Kevin Gillest
From: Arvada, CO
May 31, 2011
rating: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c

This is a great route, BD #0.5 and 0.75 entire upper section, not to be missed at Zappa.

By John Peterson
Sep 13, 2011
rating: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a

Very different to TR than to lead. Other than a tricky move into the wide part, everything was very obvious - it's just a question of endurance. Considerably easier if you hang a bit or have a top rope.

We used a #5 in the wide spot, but then it's green and purple all the way.

By slim
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Sep 13, 2011
rating: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c

Wow, 10a? I assume you top roped it. FWIW, I find this one to be pretty similar in difficulty to 'Fork It'. With 'Fork It', you get the crux over early, and then it is easy. With this one, you get the crux slowly weighing down on you pretty much right to the end.

'Hanging a bit' would indeed make it 'seem' easier....

By Matthew Seymour
From: 1996 Dodge Van, USA
Jun 23, 2013

Don't be a Euro! Due to the way this thing leans, it is actually much easier to jam straight in than layback. Maybe 10- as a jam crack and harder if you don't have technique, but isn't everything?