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Small Fry

This route is located in the Southern Region at The Dark Side


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Padawan 5.10a (Sport) **

First Ascent: Nick Walker, Jared Hancock, Karla Hancock in 2006
Length: 40ft
Bolts: 4 (report bad bolts/anchors)

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20 feet right of "Small Fry" is this slightly overhanging plated face. The route still needs to be cleaned so beware since it may have some dirty and/or friable sections.
Moves: Plated face
Descent: Chain/Ring Anchor
Stays Dry:
Owner: RRGCC

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2.8 stars (74 votes)
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5.10a (62 votes)

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Submitted by: J-Rock
Date: Nov 20th, 2006


J-Rock said on November 20th, 2006
Thanks again to Team Suck for providing hardware for new routes in the Southern Region. It is greatly appreciated.
Lander said on November 17th, 2007
This was a good addition to Darkside. It keeps a moderate like Smallfry from being all by itself in hardman land.
pigsteak said on March 2nd, 2008
not a good line. rock is crap up top.
Anonymous said on April 17th, 2008
Thank you Jared and Karla! The climbing community needs people like you to bolt routes like this so that we can understand the difference between quality and shit.
ahab said on April 17th, 2008
thank you someone! the climbing community needs people like you to anonymously post random bitch-made comments about routes that you don't like. what would we do w/o your oh-so-informative, insightful and constructive input. i bet you log in to post positive comments on routes you like, why not for those that you do not? pussy.
Josephine said on April 17th, 2008
i thought it was lotsa fun. might be slightly easier than 10a, though. perhaps a bit chossy at the top - but I enjoyed it
Lander said on April 17th, 2008
you raise an interesting point, ahab. are all the anonomous negative comments we see throughout the guide posted by the same bitter, cowardly individual? hmmm.
endercore said on April 18th, 2008
i thought they removed the ability to post anonymously, if not they should.
maxclimb11 said on May 6th, 2008
scary choss up top
512OW said on May 6th, 2008
Max, you need to do more easy routes... haha... this thing is bomber compared to some I've been on....
steep4me said on October 20th, 2008
chossy and dirty at the top
ahab said on August 14th, 2009
not the greatest, not the worst and not 10a.
ReachHigh said on April 8th, 2011
I though this route was better then small fry, it seemed cleaner then I climbed it.