Elevation: 2,905 ft
GPS: 48.793, -115.3 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 13,595 total · 83/month
Shared By: SaraB on Dec 18, 2007 · Updates
Admins: GRK, Zach Wahrer
Access Issue: Seasonal Raptor Closure - Big Creek zone closed from March 25th to August 31th 2021. Details

Description

Highway climbing at its best, for NW Montana. Crowded but easily accessed (bumper belays anyone?) and complete with a port-a-potty!

Getting There

Drive North from Eureka on Hwy 37 to the Koocanusa Bridge. From there go another 3 miles until the large pull out on the left.

10 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Hold Up Bluffs North

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
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Block Dance
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 25
Cripple Crack
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 3
Clarke's Friend Cracker
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 8
Fantasy Land
Trad, Sport, TR
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 5
Seaweed Patch
Trad, Sport, TR
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 3
Square Dance
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Block Dance
 10
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Cripple Crack
 25
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Clarke's Friend Cracker
 3
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Fantasy Land
 8
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Sport, TR
Seaweed Patch
 5
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad, Sport, TR
Square Dance
 3
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
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