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Skyline Buttress Rock Climbing 


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Location: 45.41866, -111.22828 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: grk10vq, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: TomKingsbury on Feb 21, 2008  with updates from Matt Wenger
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Description 

The furthest uphill formation in line with Blackline

Getting There 

Follow the main climbers trail up past the ashes of stone formation to the top of the hill on the east side of the river

Climbing Season



Weather station 3.5 miles from here

24 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Skyline Buttress

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Skyline Buttress:
Skyline Arete   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 6 pitches, 500'   Skyline North
Ithaca Connection   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 2 pitches   Skyline North
Stigmata   5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   Skyline North
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Featured Route For Skyline Buttress
Rock Climbing Photo: Geoff Heath 'casting' the rope on a windy day, hig...

Skyline Arete 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b  Montana : Gallatin Canyon : ... : Skyline North
Skyline Arete is the longest route in the canyon. Sitting high above the river, the route offers fun climbing at a modest grade with sweeping views from comfortable belays. All in all, it's an enjoyable day on good rock. There are many ways to break up the climb due to plentiful ledges, but basically parties follow the ridge crest, finding an interesting mix of climbing problems including chimneys, slim crests, face, and cracks, with many variations that offer harder climbing. One might choos...[more]   Browse More Classics in Montana

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