Little Weasel Spire [Edit]
Avg: 3 from 1 vote
|Type:||Trad, Aid, 230 ft, 3 pitches, Grade II|
|FA:||Paul Ross Layne Potter . May 7th 2008|
|Page Views:||249 total · 2/month|
|Shared By:||USBRIT Ross on May 8, 2008|
|Admins:||Andrew Gram, Nathan Fisher, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq|
Climbs a connected spire at the far West (left side of the Weasel formation . Good rock fine situations.P1). The route climbs the north side .Starts below some grooves that lead to an obvious crack system that leads to the gap below the headwall.Up a short thin crack then another groove to a ledge with good cam belay left of the long crack.70'5.7. P2)Move left and gain the crack which was climbed using a #4,#5,#6 friends cam. These were slid ,odd one was pulled on to reach double anchors..(will go all free) 5.9 AO. 100'P3)Climb up left and ascend the headwall with use of 2 cams 4 bolts and two threads to a fine summit 5.5 C1 60'. Register in hole 2'below summit. Rap to the top of P2 then full rap to the ground.
See description of approach to Ozymandias. The Little Weasel spire is about 5 mins past this start to the east. Walk around the end of the formation to the north side.
Cams 1/4" to two#4 two#5 one#6 Friends. Slings. two 60m ropes.