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Bessie

5.10b, Sport, 70 ft,  Avg: 2 from 1 vote
FA: Jim Semmelroth & Randall Green, 1993
Montana > Southwest Region > Big Belt Mountains > Hellgate Gulch > E Gate Wall

Description

Sloper crimps on steep rock right off the ground past two bolts, to easier climbing to the finish. A stick clip for the first bolt or two would be handy.

Descent: Rappel route.

Location

Right in the middle of East Gate Wall prow up against the road. Belay from road.

Protection

6 bolts to shiny new stainless steel chains up top

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