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Routes in Garnet Canyon Meadows

Middle Teton Cave Route T 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Garnet Meadows Boulder V3-4 6A+
Lunch Rocks Roof TR 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Opp-VanSciver T 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a PG13
Subalpinist T 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
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Type: Trad, Alpine, 300 ft, 2 pitches, Grade II
FA: Greg Collins, Adam Freund
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Shared By: Gee Double on Jul 1, 2015
Admins: Mike Snyder

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Description

From the right to the left, follow roof crack system. 5.11 then 5.12b. 2nd pitch 5.8r.
Beautiful ambience under the roof. Historic shelter from all but the biggest winter avalanches.

Location

See photo. East face Middle Teton above Garnet Meadows

Protection

115 m. 2 pitches, 4 protection bolts, 2 bolt anchor, hand drilled, several fp's. Cams with rattly-hand size for end of crux pitch, small technical cams for the start, a 70m rope is recommended.

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Gee Double  
 
JLR Sep 2015
"...it is true no permit is needed for exploring unclimbed technical terrain in GRTE. Possibly further discussion could be good about new fixed anchors for unclimbed technical terrain. More details include, currently no process is in place for fixed anchor permitting in GRTE. Jenny Lake District staff are looking for input going forward with the new Directors Order #41, climbing section 7.2, that directs parks to come up with an approval process. An approval process could be on a case by case basis or a continued traditional approach to new routes with an approval given for occasional use. Getting your input would be very helpful, as was Hans's recent input. Keeping as it is now, local climbers self regulate fixed anchor use by hand drilling bolts and placing pitons as needed per local climbing ethic." May 8, 2016
Gee Double  
 
To the person or persons that says we used a motor to drill protection, you have committed slander, in court, purgury, both illegal. Oct 29, 2015
Gee Double  
 
Caution, Danger! There is talk by Jenny Lake Rangers of removing protection from this route. Hazardous, inspect protection. If protection is removed from the Middle Teton Cave Route, then protection will be remove from popular GTNP routes. (routes with motorized installations, routes w/o 1st ascent permission, fixed rope routes). Sorry. Please climb this route; but don't mess with it. Aug 25, 2015