REI Community
Locomotive Boulders

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Ejector Seat 
Fin Direct, The 
Gigarete 
Gunshy 
Harmony as a Super Saiyan 
Harmony in Ultraviolet 
High Output Low 
Hookers in Training 
Mrs. Leslie 
Peter's Bulge 
Rabbit Hole 
Uncaged Monkey 
Undercarriage 
Vanilla Gorilla 
Vicious Delicious 
Way Out 
Unsorted Routes:

Locomotive Boulders Rock Climbing 


Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Location: 45.05987, -110.78916 View Map  Incorrect?
Page Views: 2,423
Administrators: grk10vq, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Frank Hessler on May 10, 2015  with updates from B-Mkll Mackall
Forecast:
You & This Area
Best climbs for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]

Description 

On the West side of Yankee Jim Canyon there is a large amount of boulders to play on with various problem grades.

Follow this link to an older guide for the area, I'm not sure if more routes have been established.

gonebouldering.files.wordpress...

Getting There 

Follow HWY 89 south until you get to Tom Miner Basin Road. Head west over the bridge. When the road splits stay on the lower road. Follow this to the Sphinx Creek Trailhead. Park and follow the social trail up to the boulder field.

Climbing Season

For the Paradise Valley area.

Weather station 5.1 miles from here

16 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',3],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',5],['V10-11',6],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Locomotive Boulders

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Locomotive Boulders:
Gigarete   V7 7A+     Boulder   
Mrs. Leslie   V8 7B     Boulder   
Browse More Rock Climbing Classics in Locomotive Boulders

Featured Route For Locomotive Boulders
Rock Climbing Photo: Gigarete.

Gigarete V7 7A+  Montana : Paradise Valley : ... : Locomotive Boulders
Left side of the boulder, climbing the arete. Crux at the top rocking over on bad high feet, reaching a sloper left of the lip. Easier if you are tall. Low start left on crimps adds 2-3 moves but no difficulty....[more]   Browse More Classics in Montana

Comments on Locomotive Boulders Add Comment
Show which comments
By Pat Dyess
From: Bozeman, MT
Sep 1, 2015
Still washed out, but you can come in from the South if you cross at Corwin Springs and heading back North past the CUT complex
By sasquatch
Apr 14, 2016
Any idea if the road is open again
By Seamus Dog
Apr 15, 2016
Road is washed out indefinitely. You can park before the washout and hike 15-20 min or drive to Corwin Springs, take the bridge and drive dirt roads back north. Take the right most path at all forks you hit and you will reach the parking lot.

Mountain Project

The Definitive Climbing Resource

MTB Project

Next Generation MTB Trail Maps

Powder Project

Backcountry Ski Maps & Secret Stashes
FREE Stickers · Gyms · RSS · School of Rock · Contact · About