Burgundy Spire

Burgundy Spire (west face) from our camp at a "bench" at ~6400 feet. Paisano Pinnacle is also clearly visible in foreground though it tends to blend in with the taller Burgundy (July 15, 2006).


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Martin Cash

Martin Cash - Jul 18, 2006 9:00 pm - Voted 10/10

Did you think about

trying the Paisano W.B. / Burgundy N.F. linkup? I belive that is IV 5.9, per the Kearney Guide.


rpc - Jul 18, 2006 9:06 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Did you think about

Yeah - it's a nice looking line but Burgundy was not on our itinerary when we set out (all we had was partial N&P description for N. Face ONLY). This way you replace the initial ~400 feet of chossy 4th-low 5th climbing on N. Face route with quality stuff on Paisano I think.

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