A pair of little spires sitting side by side. This area gets much less traffic than the big spires. The west twin has a couple of accessible 5.8 lines, and both have harder routes as well.
East twin (climber's right).
From the parking lot, take the main trail towards the ever-visible middle spire. Take the first side trail on the left going downhill. Follow it past the twin owls formation, then wind around below them to the right.
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Unnamed 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c CA : Tahoe Vicinity : ... : Twin Owls
Short but sweet face route with four bolts over 30 feet or so.The narrow (but larger than a squeezer) chimney to the right can be incorporated into the face moves, or climbed on its own.A class 4 scramble to the left of this route gets you to the anchor area, which gives access to this route, and the other unnamed 5.8 toprope-only route to its left....[more] Browse More Classics in CA
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