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Shortest Straw 

YDS: 5.10b/c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10b/c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
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Submitted By: Steven VanSickle on Jun 17, 2007

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Description 

Crack climb, only 5.7+ if you traverse from crack on right. Loose rock most of the way, but still a lot of fun.

Location 

Route "C"

Protection 

Up to a #3 camalot. chains on top


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By Karl Kiser
Apr 17, 2012

The climb is Short Straw. The crux is low near the bolt but the upper crack is still harder than 5.7+, probably 5.9/5.10 through the roof.
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