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Shawty

This route is located in the Muir Valley at Practice Wall

Short and Sweet


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Low Exposure 5.9 (Sport) **

First Ascent: Jared Hancock, Sierra Jones, Mark Ryan in 2005
Length: 25ft
Bolts: 3 (report bad bolts/anchors)

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Crimpy face 25 feet right Shawty. This short climb has a brief thin section before topping out onto the ledge. Shares anchors with the dihedral Short and Sweet.
Moves: Crimps or Edges
Descent: 2 bolt anchor with quicklinks above ledge
Stays Dry:
Owner: Muir Valley
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2.27 stars (48 votes)
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1
J-Rock said on July 21st, 2005
Many thanks to Mark for scrubbing these routes!
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Ascentionist said on March 14th, 2006
Don't think this is quite 30 feet.
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Cleveland said on March 5th, 2007
Very short but it's really fun. It's a good route to learn how to clean anchors because of the huge ledge at the top.
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Ascentionist said on August 11th, 2007
...or 25 feet Can I get an 18!
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merrick said on October 15th, 2007
a little harder than one would expect. there are about 4 anchors at ground level to the left up the hill which is even a better place to teach people how to clean anchors!
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jordancolburn said on January 13th, 2008
I thought it was a bit hard, but then again I love big slightly overhanging juggy stuff and not crimpy and slabby like this.
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geobanko said on April 29th, 2012
Im not sure if im just too weak from 2 months bed rest due to a kidney surgery but i've done 10's that were easier than this climb. Great face climbing, very crimpy, but well worth it.