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Fish Face Rock Climbing 

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Location: 45.41708, -111.2298 View Map  Incorrect?
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BETA PHOTO: Climber on the Guppy Roof


Northish facing wall at the same elevation as Blackline Buttress. The buttress is split by a sizable horizontal roof at one third height with lighter yellow colored rock below and dark grey rock above. Several routes of classic status can be found here.

Getting There 

Hike to the Blackline formation skirting around the western protuding edge of the formation to continue traversing north. Follow the climbers train from the prow of blackline north staying relatively at the same elevation until the wall is visible on one's right. Scramble up mossy 3rd and 4th class terrain to a small ledge where the climbs begin.

Climbing Season

For the Gallatin Canyon area.

Weather station 3.6 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Fish Face

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Fish Face:
Crystal Delight   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
Fire Escape   5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
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Fire Escape 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c  Montana : Gallatin Canyon : Fish Face
If you don't like this pitch, you don't like crack climbing....Bring all sizes of cams up to 3 camalot- Maybe bring a 4 friend for the top? Steep climbing with good pro. What are you waiting for? Walk off to the climber's left...[more]   Browse More Classics in Montana

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