Login with Facebook
Khayyam Spire
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
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,S 
Yellow Wall T 
Unsorted Routes:

Option C 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

Type:  Trad
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: may 07 w/peter lev
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 388
Submitted By: Christian B. Baird on Jan 19, 2008

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (1)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]


Maybe someone has done this finish also but,
I had an accidental lost moment in the spires w/ peter lev at the
2nd pitch, I couldn't remember which way off the belay so I split the difference, started up left side of semi tall block on right side of the belay ledge and went between the two wider cracks,right one being gods own drunk second pitch crack. but this route is on the face.
Crux was going to a horn after a steep section above the belay. solid holds, all there, jug flake finish exciting but surely not 5.10


An option off belay ledge after first pitch


slings for natural horns
sparse to no gear, I recall small nuts, small cams, and slings
anchors on top,

Comments on Option C Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -
Beyond the Guidebook:
The Definitive Climbing Resource
Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run
Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps
Backcountry, Sidecountry
and Secret Stashes
Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!