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Avant Garden 

YDS: 5.9- French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 16 British: HVS 4c

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Original:  YDS: 5.9- French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 16 British: HVS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: Kristan Markey on Jan 10, 2013

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This is better than it looks (but needs some cleaning).


Rightmost route in the sector


4 bolts plus fixed anchor

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By RossK K.
From: Washington, D.C.
Jun 23, 2014
rating: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a

There are 6 bolts plus new stainless anchors.
By wompigator
Oct 12, 2014

There are NOT 6 bolts. Just climbed this today. Four old bolts (but good enough) and steel shuts for the anchor. Ross must be talking about a different route. Decent route more like 5.8 though. Doesn't appear to get climbed much, I had to clean off a bunch of spider webs.
By Tim Schafstall
Nov 26, 2016
rating: 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c

As of 26 Nov 2016, still 4 bolts + 2 rusted shuts for the anchor (but probably reliable). First hangar is loose, but functional. There is some loose rock that can be avoided and the moves are actually fun, but would not give it any stars. Did not find anything near 5.9 on the climb. 5.8 seemed more realistic.

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