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Weave Your Spell

5.12b/c, Sport,  Avg: 2.8 from 9 votes
FA: D'Antonio, 1990
Colorado > San Luis Valley > Witches' Canyon > Main Canyon


Immediately up-stream of Razor Hueco Arete (# 28) is another fin-like formation with several routes. Running up this dark grey wall is first, Witches Tit followed by Weave Your Spell. Both are good, Weave seems a bit more friendly (aka, a bit easier) and picks out some very sharp edges with very reachy moves on largely poor feet. This fine little addition suffers only from being way too short. The climbing was a bit better than on Tit because most the edges are very positive. This was a terrific line.


Bring just a few draws and a rope.

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Luke Evans
[Hide Comment] This climb is Sooo Freegin good! Bolts are placed well and the moves are great,.....once you figure them out. Stays in the shade until afternoon (1-ish). Only one bolt at the top but it is Bomber! WHooHooooo. Sep 27, 2005
William Mondragon
[Hide Comment] Musta broke? Sent Witches Tit 3rd try, decided to get on this, and was confronted with a very hard boulder problem right at 1st bolt (like 20 feet up by the way) followed by nice, easier, .12 climbing. Really hard seems to be the consensus between Andy, Lydia, and I. May 13, 2012
Mike Cherneski
[Hide Comment] I would bring a boulder pad for this one. The first clip is pretty high. May 23, 2013
Wes O'Rourke
South Fork
[Hide Comment] Upgraded to ASCA glue-ins and Mussy anchors! We also added a lower bolt to protect the boulder problem off of the ground. Everyone who climbed it agreed it was much harder than Witches Tit (we had all just sent that one). I think a critical hold broke through the boulder problem that starts after the slab. Feel like .12c now. Sep 22, 2019