Sunday, February 15, 2015

Streaker Spire, Sedona

February 14th

Streaker Spire - Original North Face Route (5.7+ trad, 3 pitches)

Church Spires, Streaker Spire is on the right
"Slab paddling" on the approach
Brad traversing on the first pitch on Streaker Spire 
Brad working through the awkward crux - transition from overhung climbing into an off-width slot
Brad about to top out on the 3rd pitch
Streaker Spire bros
Streaker Spire summit shot 
Cactus Heart
Streaker Spire, we traversed to the big crack from the left and followed the crack/chimney to the summit
Some fun scrambling on the descent and the approach