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Classic Climbs for Montana


Mountain Project's determination of the most popular, highly-rated routes.

WI5 M5
 6
Black Magic
Trad, Mixed, Ice
WI3+
 8
Green Gully
Ice
WI3
 35
Twin Falls Left + Right
Ice
WI3+
 59
The Elevator Shaft
Ice
WI3
 60
The Fat One
Ice
WI2+
 58
Lower Green Sleeves
TR, Ice
WI3+
 67
Genesis II
Ice
WI3+
 85
Genesis I
TR, Ice
WI3
 46
Fat Chance
Ice
WI3
 60
Mummy II
Ice
WI4+
 50
Scepter
Ice
WI3
 47
Hang Over
Trad, Ice
WI4
 59
The Dribbles
Trad, Ice, Alpine 4 pitches
M4
 52
The Thrill is Gone
Mixed
WI5
 36
Cleopatra's Needle
Ice 3 pitches
WI5-6
 7
Bingo World
Ice
WI4
 7
Champagne Sherbert
Trad, Ice
WI5-6 M8
 4
Winter Dance
Mixed, Ice 4 pitches
WI5-
 15
The Good Lookin' One
Ice
V4 6B
 9
The Duke
Boulder
V4-5 6B+
 6
Uzumaki
Boulder
V6 7A
 8
White Horse
Boulder
V8 7B
 5
The Battle of Hoth
Boulder
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 113
Skyline Arete
Trad 6 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 60
5.6 Crack
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 23
No Sweat Arete
Trad 4 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 19
Cripple Crack
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 51
Strawberry Crack
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 38
Classic Crack
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 24
The Ramp
Trad 5 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 49
The Mutt and Jeff
Trad 5 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 53
The Waltz
Trad 4 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 36
Pleasant Surprise
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 50
Skin Diver
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 8
New World Route
Trad, Alpine 3 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 122
Sparerib
Trad 2 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 57
The Dagger
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 36
Watchtower Standard Route
Trad 3 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 62
The Fiver
Trad
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 147
Standard Route
Trad 3 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 62
Shoshone South Face
Trad 5 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 20
Room With A View
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 38
Sea Bucket
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 26
Fire Escape
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 64
Thing In Between
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 40
Pineapple Thunderpussy
Trad 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 36
Yellowstone Poseidon Adventures
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 27
Standard Route Direct Finish
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 30
Ashes of Stone
Trad, Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 5
The Fire Spire
Trad 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 23
Ladyfingers
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 39
Rosebush Crack
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 44
Diesel Driver
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 45
Blind Black Babies
Trad, Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 34
Standard Route
Trad 3 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 38
Wizards Well
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a R
 8
The Free Lament
Trad 3 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 27
Pocket Pool
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 29
Fatman
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 28
Dam in the Rain
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 51
11th Commandment
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 35
Sully's Route
Sport 2 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 45
Under the Sea
Sport
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 61
First Best
Trad
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 69
Tigger
Trad 2 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 65
Flake Fest
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 48
Black Line
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 24
Cold Forged Steel
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 34
The Natural
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 22
Shredder
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 39
Spare Tire
Trad, Sport
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 22
Cruise Control
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 78
Theoretically
Trad, TR
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b R
 7
The Awakening Wall
Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 19
My Moms Muscle Shirt
Trad 8 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 5
No Cowboys
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 25
Flying Time
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 8
Twilight Chainsaw
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 15
Montana Centennial Route
Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 25
Last of the Wild Ones Variation
Trad, Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 58
Ignition
Sport
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 26
The Tempest
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 36
Rancho Deluxe
Sport
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 42
Orange Crack
Trad 3 pitches
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 23
Timebinder
Trad 8 pitches
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 13
Dude
Trad
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c PG13
 5
Sacred Silence
Sport, Alpine 8 pitches
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 24
Tough Trip Through Paradise
Trad, Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 21
Adventure Time
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 32
Porcelain Wall
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 42
Soft in the Middle
Trad, Sport
5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a
 9
Stigmata
Trad
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 21
Venus De Milo
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 5
Roll of the Dice
Trad
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 41
Bowling for Buicks
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 5
Songline
Trad
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 4
Deep Fried Twinkies
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 20
The Fugitive
Trad
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 9
Cardiac Arete
Sport
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 9
Irukandji Syndrome
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Black Magic Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Magic Wall
 6
WI5 M5 Trad, Mixed, Ice
Green Gully Southwest Region > Paradise Valley > Pine Creek
 8
WI3+ Ice
Twin Falls Left + Right Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Twin Falls Area
 35
WI3 Ice
The Elevator Shaft Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Unnamed Wall
 59
WI3+ Ice
The Fat One Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Unnamed Wall
 60
WI3 Ice
Lower Green Sleeves Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Genesis Area
 58
WI2+ TR, Ice
Genesis II Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Genesis Area
 67
WI3+ Ice
Genesis I Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Genesis Area
 85
WI3+ TR, Ice
Fat Chance Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Mummy Area
 46
WI3 Ice
Mummy II Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Mummy Area
 60
WI3 Ice
Scepter Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Mummy Area
 50
WI4+ Ice
Hang Over Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Genesis Area
 47
WI3 Trad, Ice
The Dribbles Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Dribbles Area
 59
WI4 Trad, Ice, Alpine 4 pitches
The Thrill is Gone Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Unnamed Wall
 52
M4 Mixed
Cleopatra's Needle Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Twin Falls Area
 36
WI5 Ice 3 pitches
Bingo World Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Unnamed Wall
 7
WI5-6 Ice
Champagne Sherbert Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Flanders
 7
WI4 Trad, Ice
Winter Dance Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Winter Dance Area
 4
WI5-6 M8 Mixed, Ice 4 pitches
The Good Lookin' One Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Unnamed Wall
 15
WI5- Ice
The Duke Northwest Region > … > Clearcut Boulders > John Wayne Boulder
 9
V4 6B Boulder
Uzumaki Southwest Region > … > District One > Uzumaki Boulder
 6
V4-5 6B+ Boulder
White Horse Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Overhangatang Boulders
 8
V6 7A Boulder
The Battle of Hoth Southwest Region > … > Nunnery > Upper Nunnery
 5
V8 7B Boulder
Skyline Arete Southwest Region > … > Skyline Buttress > Skyline North
 113
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad 6 pitches
5.6 Crack Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Practice Rock
 60
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad
No Sweat Arete Northwest Region > Mill Creek N Rim > No Sweat
 23
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 4 pitches
Cripple Crack Northwest Region > Stone Hill > Holds Up Bluff North
 19
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Strawberry Crack Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Practice Rock
 51
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Classic Crack Northwest Region > Kootenai Canyon > Identity Wall
 38
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
The Ramp S Central Region > Beartooth Mount… > Rosina's Tower
 24
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 5 pitches
The Mutt and Jeff Southwest Region > Humbug Spires > Wedge
 49
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 5 pitches
The Waltz Southwest Region > … > E Side > Waltz Formation
 53
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 4 pitches
Pleasant Surprise Northwest Region > Kootenai Canyon > Second Buttress
 36
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Skin Diver Southwest Region > Bear Canyon > Under The Sea Wall
 50
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
New World Route Southwest Region > … > Beehive Basin > Beehive Peak
 8
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 3 pitches
Sparerib Southwest Region > … > E Side > Sparerib Area
 122
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
The Dagger Southwest Region > … > W Side > Gallatin Tower
 57
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Watchtower Standard Route Southwest Region > … > E Side > Watchtower - Lower
 36
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 3 pitches
The Fiver Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Practice Rock
 62
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Standard Route Southwest Region > … > W Side > Gallatin Tower
 147
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 3 pitches
Shoshone South Face Northwest Region > Blodgett Canyon > Shoshone Spire
 62
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 5 pitches
Room With A View Northwest Region > Stone Hill > Room with a View
 20
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Sea Bucket Southwest Region > Bear Canyon > Under The Sea Wall
 38
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Fire Escape Southwest Region > … > E Side > Fish Face
 26
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Thing In Between Southwest Region > … > W Side > Gallatin Tower
 64
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Pineapple Thunderpussy Southwest Region > … > E Side > Pineapple Buttress
 40
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 2 pitches
Yellowstone Poseidon Advent… Southwest Region > … > Allenspur > 7-11 Crag
 36
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Standard Route Direct Finish Southwest Region > … > W Side > Gallatin Tower
 27
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Ashes of Stone Southwest Region > … > E Side > Ashes of Stone Buttress
 30
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Sport
The Fire Spire Southwest Region > … > Avalanche Gulch > Fire Spire
 5
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 2 pitches
Ladyfingers Southwest Region > … > Mill Creek > Ladyfingers Buttress
 23
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Rosebush Crack Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Practice Rock
 39
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Diesel Driver Southwest Region > … > E Side > Black Line Buttress
 44
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Blind Black Babies Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Practice Rock
 45
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Sport
Standard Route Southwest Region > … > Neat Rock Area > Neat Rock Main Formation
 34
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
Wizards Well Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Practice Rock
 38
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
The Free Lament Northwest Region > Blodgett Canyon > Blackfoot Dome
 8
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a R Trad 3 pitches
Pocket Pool Southwest Region > … > Red Cliff Campg… > Main Cliff
 27
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Fatman Southwest Region > Bozeman Pass > Frat Boy Wall
 29
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Dam in the Rain Southwest Region > … > Allenspur > 7-11 Crag
 28
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
11th Commandment Northwest Region > Kootenai Canyon > First Buttress
 51
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Sully's Route Southwest Region > … > Allenspur > Main Crag
 35
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport 2 pitches
Under the Sea Southwest Region > Bear Canyon > Under The Sea Wall
 45
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
First Best Southwest Region > … > W Side > Gallatin Tower
 61
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Tigger Southwest Region > … > W Side > Gallatin Tower
 69
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Trad 2 pitches
Flake Fest Southwest Region > … > Allenspur > 7-11 Crag
 65
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Black Line Southwest Region > … > E Side > Black Line Buttress
 48
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Cold Forged Steel Southwest Region > … > Ainger Lake > Frazier Lake
 24
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
The Natural Southwest Region > Bozeman Pass > Frat Boy Wall
 34
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Shredder Northwest Region > Rattler Gulch > Shredder Wall
 22
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Spare Tire Southwest Region > … > W Side > Gallatin Tower
 39
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, Sport
Cruise Control Southwest Region > Spire Rock > Queen (Southeast Corner)
 22
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Theoretically Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Practice Rock
 78
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, TR
The Awakening Wall Northwest Region > Mill Creek > Great Awakening Wall
 7
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b R Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
My Moms Muscle Shirt Northwest Region > Blodgett Canyon > Flathead Buttress
 19
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad 8 pitches
No Cowboys Southwest Region > Chestnut Mtn Crag > Adam's Rib
 5
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Flying Time Northwest Region > Kootenai Canyon > Second Buttress
 25
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Twilight Chainsaw Southwest Region > Bear Canyon > Boundary Line Fin
 8
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Montana Centennial Route Southwest Region > Paradise Valley > Cowen Massif
 15
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
Last of the Wild Ones Varia… Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Practice Rock
 25
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Sport
Ignition Southwest Region > Bear Canyon > Prow
 58
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
The Tempest Northwest Region > Kootenai Canyon > First Buttress
 26
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Rancho Deluxe Southwest Region > … > Allenspur > 7-11 Crag
 36
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Orange Crack Southwest Region > … > W Side > Gallatin Tower
 42
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad 3 pitches
Timebinder Northwest Region > Blodgett Canyon > Prow
 23
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad 8 pitches
Dude Northwest Region > Kootenai Canyon > Identity Wall
 13
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad
Sacred Silence Southwest Region > Bridger Range > Ross Peak
 5
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c PG13 Sport, Alpine 8 pitches
Tough Trip Through Paradise Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Practice Rock
 24
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad, Sport
Adventure Time S Central Region > Natural Bridge… > Foyer
 21
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Porcelain Wall S Central Region > Natural Bridge… > Porcelain Wall
 32
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Soft in the Middle Southwest Region > … > W Side > Gallatin Tower
 42
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad, Sport
Stigmata Southwest Region > … > Skyline Buttress > Skyline North
 9
5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a Trad
Venus De Milo Northwest Region > Kootenai Canyon > Second Buttress
 21
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Roll of the Dice Southwest Region > … > E Side > First Buttress
 5
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad
Bowling for Buicks Southwest Region > … > W Side > Gallatin Tower
 41
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Songline Southwest Region > … > E Side > Wafer
 5
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Trad
Deep Fried Twinkies Northwest Region > Kootenai Canyon > First Buttress
 4
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
The Fugitive Southwest Region > … > E Side > Tango Tower
 20
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Trad
Cardiac Arete Southwest Region > Hyalite Canyon > Practice Rock
 9
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
Irukandji Syndrome S Central Region > Natural Bridge… > Shipwreck Rock
 9
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport