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The Orange Wall  


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Location: 43.2636, -109.6554 View Map  Incorrect?
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Camp directly below the Orange Wall. This photo i...

Description 

On the north side of the Grasshopper Creek and toward the western end of the Grasshopper Valley where the Grasshopper Glacier comes in from the south. This area is described in Kelsey's Guide to Hiking and Climbing in the Wind Rivers.

Getting There 

There is decent camping below the Orange Wall. The wall sits about 1/4 of a mile above the creek. Once you are in the Grasshopper Valley the approach is pretty quick and simple.

Climbing Season



Weather station 19.9 miles from here

3 Total Routes

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Potential location of West Face Left Route.

Grasshopper Wall. West Face Left 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b  WY : Wind River Range : ... : The Orange Wall
This is a good climb that was cleaned up on the likely first ascent (this is the winds, Fred Beckey may have called it 5.8 and climbed in boots). Saw some loose rock that was easily trundled and no fixed pro. Route is on a west facing wall over the grasshopper valley, about 500 yards north of the current toe of the grasshopper glacier. Just right of a huge chimney. Begin in cracks just right of edge. p-1- climb obvious cracks for 150 feet to a belay 5.8p-2 climb roof, cracks and face for 140 fee...[more]   Browse More Classics in WY

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