American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing
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Pigeon Spire, South Face, Draco

Canada, British Columbia, Purcell Mountains, Bugaboo Provincial Park

  • Climbs And Expeditions
  • Author: Information from Craig McGee and
  • Climb Year: 2018
  • Publication Year: 2019

Josh Lavigne and Craig McGee completed a beautiful new route up the south face of Pigeon Spire in August, with help in earlier seasons from Jesse Bouliane and Marc Piché. Draco (800’, 10 pitches, IV 5.12-) follows cracks and corners to the right of the southeast buttress, eventually reaching a headwall with a huge golden dihedral, which was climbed in three long pitches of “meat and potato” jamming. 

– Information from Craig McGee and

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