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Kanaranzi Buttress (South Face)
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5/8 TR 
K-1 TR 
Kanaranzi Corner T,TR 
Kanaranzi Left TR 
Kanaranzi Roof TR 
Layback, The TR 
Lichen No Other TR 
Machete TR 
Molly's Jolly TR 
Squeeze, The T,TR 
Triple Chockstone T,TR 


YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

Type:  TR
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
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Submitted By: Doug Lintz on Oct 3, 2006

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Immediately right of The Layback is a wide chimney. K-1 ascends a flake on the right side of the chimney. When the flake ends, improvise straight up. It's possible but easier and less aesthetic to stem the chimney behind you.


Long (20+ feet) slings are recommended to sling the large boulder above this route. Setting up the anchor involves some exposed class 3 scrambling across the chimney.

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