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Khayyam Spire
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L to R R to L Alpha
Bourbon and Butterflies T 
Conn Route T,S 
God's Own Drunk T 
Meltdown T,TR 
Option C T 
Power of Sole T,TR 
Rubiat Spire T,S 
Silk and Sangria T 
Tequila Sunrise T 
Yellow Wall T 
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Silk and Sangria 

YDS: 5.12b/c French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: IX- ZA: 27 British: E6 6b

Type:  Trad, 2 pitches, 240'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12b/c French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: IX- ZA: 27 British: E6 6b [details]
FA: Larry Shaffer
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Submitted By: Chris Hirsch on Feb 19, 2013

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Excellent line up one of the best looking walls in the Park. Some strenuous laybacks, short powerful cruxes, and best of all; many rests. Though those rests might not be enough for the final crux! Mixed protection. Great gear placements inbetween bomber bolts.

There is a second pitch that goes at 5.9+ PG13. It climbs the amazingly exposed prow above and would get climbed a lot more if it was easier to access. No bolts, just a couple heads up sections. Single rack to #4.


Located several seams right of 'Gods Own Drunk'. Look for the bolts in the start. Double rope rappel.


Small to Medium gear
Chain anchors.

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By harrison t
From: Black Hills, SD
Sep 13, 2015
rating: 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b

WOW, Pumpy Liebacking! One of the best sustained pitches I've climbed anywhere!
The 2nd pitch is not to be missed, great exposure.

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