Elevation: 4,864 ft
GPS: 45.59468, -110.55982
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Shared By: Hermes Lynn on May 10, 2009
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Access Issue: Allenspur Approach Details

Description

Sunny, southwest facing, limestone, sport climbing. Excellent views of Paradise Valley. The rock varies from excellent black dolomite to the lighter variety which still can be very good. Climbing is possible year round here but probably best in the spring and fall. Most of the routes are 5.9-5.11 with some newer routes currently being established on the larger part of the Main Crag.

Access: Allen Spur access is fragile and much effort has gone into keeping the climbing open. Be careful, clean, and courteous. Stick to established trails and show respect for the land owners and their property. Leave no trace.

Getting There

5 miles south of Livingston on US 89, left on East river road and park at the fishing access. Use the new trail, now much shorter, that follows East river road and goes directly up to the Boundary Crag.

A few things to remember about accessing the crags:

-Park at the Carter's Bridge fishing access, not on East River Road where the trail turns up towards the crag.
-From the Carter Bridge Fishing Access Site, walk east and south down East River Road for 250 yards. Turn east and follow the climbers trail up to the base of Boundry Crag.
-No dogs allowed on this approach. Please obey posted signs.
-Do not trespass onto any other portion of the private property.
-The trail is for foot traffic only. No motorized vehicles or bikes.
-Look for the well marked trails signs and cairns.

The new trail access is shorter than the older trail. Please abide by these guidelines!

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Classic Climbing Routes at Allenspur

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5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 54
Climbing Club Route
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
 29
Look Ma, No Hands
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 57
Yellowstone Poseidon Adventures
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 54
Sully's Route
Sport 2 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 53
French Connection
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 56
Dam the Rain
Sport
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 22
Spur Corner
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 120
Flake Fest
Sport
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 16
Eddie K
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 28
Bee Yourself
Sport
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 8
Flake Fest Direct
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 59
Rancho Deluxe
Sport
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 19
Can't Kill Yourself
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 20
Out of the Whole
Sport, TR
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 21
Yellowjacket
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Climbing Club Route Main Crag
 54
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Look Ma, No Hands Main Crag
 29
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13 Sport
Yellowstone Poseidon Advent… 7-11 Crag
 57
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Sully's Route Main Crag
 54
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport 2 pitches
French Connection 7-11 Crag
 53
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Dam the Rain 7-11 Crag
 56
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Spur Corner 7-11 Crag
 22
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Trad
Flake Fest 7-11 Crag
 120
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Eddie K Main Crag
 16
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Bee Yourself Main Crag
 28
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Flake Fest Direct 7-11 Crag
 8
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Rancho Deluxe 7-11 Crag
 59
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Can't Kill Yourself Boundary Crag
 19
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Out of the Whole Obscurity Crag
 20
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport, TR
Yellowjacket Main Crag
 21
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
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