cornice drop (it's skiing but sooo what)
The area around the beartooth pass near red lodge, Montana has great potential and a few established routes. The climbing traditional with an alpine feel.
Drive South from red lodge, Montana on Hwy 212.
Weather station 11.9 miles from here
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Featured Route For Beartooth Pass
Gardner Buttress Direct 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c MT
: Beartooth Pass
Gardner Buttress Direct is technically on stockade peak. It is a consolidated route with great exposure, an alpine-like feel, and one of the shortest (downhill) approaches in the beartooths. It has great potential and could easily become a frequented beartooth classic for new and experienced climbers alike. The first pitch is a full 60 meters. The crux of the route, one 5.8 move, is at 30 meters and is well protected by a #1 c3. Belay when the rope runs out at the obvious flat spot in the ...[more] Browse More Classics in MT
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By Charlie Jonas
From: Jackson, Wyoming
Sep 8, 2014
Would love to see some things added to this page. Took a skiing trip to the Beartooths this july (yes you can ski amazing lines well into JULY here) and was blown away by the amount of potential. I follow a couple locals through social media and they are always posting splitter cracks on clean alpine rock. Just on the MT side of the pass there are tons of steep limestone spires and fins that look like they hold great potential.