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Notch, Grandeur Buttress side (NE)
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Agent Orange T,TR 
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Agent Orange 

YDS: 5.11c/d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E4 6a

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 70'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11 French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E4 5c [details]
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Submitted By: jdberndt on Sep 30, 2012

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Description 

Climbs through a series of horizontal cracks on vertical to slabby terrain. Nice balancey climb with a variety of small features: mono, undercling, sloper and crimps. Probably tricky to protect on lead. May be missing fixed pin.

Location 

Look for series of horizontal cracks left of the slabby arete on Grandeur buttress across from Toxic Shock. I climbed Corner Flash and set a toprope with gear.

Protection 

gear to .5 with microcams/ballnuts?


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By Jon Nelson
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Jul 25, 2013

Presently, this would be an R or X route. But it is easy to set up a TR on it through the anchors for Quarterflash plus a directional (~1/2" cam).

Very fun, thoughtful face climbing.
By Jtetzlaff
Oct 4, 2014

There are new anchors 10ft below the old AO anchors.
By Chris Kalman
Dec 29, 2014

The new anchors are solid bombproof stainless steel bolts, and the new location avoids unimpressive dirty climbing at the top. This is definitely not an R rated route, but definitely requires heads up climbing. Unless you are super solid at the grade, it might not be a bad idea to suss out the gear (especially for the first 20 feet) on TR after climbing Corner Flash.
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