World Class Rockclimbing
Blessed with the Rocky Mountain Range, Montana is a premier destination for rock climbers. Several books and websites list the more popular cimbs, but with so many unexplored areas new climbs await those looking for that new secret area. During the wintertime, several Montana ice-clmbs are availble to climbers unwilling to wait out the snow. Fans of Bouldering will find the canyon full of boulders with names like Gladiator, Super Rad, the House and John Wayne. Guests of the Lost Horse Creek Lodge have easy access to some of the best rock climbing in Montana.
Lost Horse Canyon
Get away from the busy areas and explore one of the best kept secrets for rock climbing in Montana, Lost Horse Canyon
. Splitter cracks line the cliffs and boulders with expansive views of the peaks and valleys below. Beyond great climbing, the Lost Horse Canyon is known for "bouldering"
. Large granite rocks line the valley floor proviiding many challenging climbs within the shade of our beautiful forests. As part of Montana's "banana belt"
, warmer temperatures make for ideal climing conditions through much of the year.
Additional Montana Rockclimbing resources:
Lost Horse Creek Climbing Sections - Rockclimbing.com
Lost Horse Canyon / A Climbers Guide - Joe Josephson
Rock Climbing Montana - Falcon Guide
Best Places for Rock and Ice Climbing in Montana - About.com
Bouldering at Lost Horse Creek - Trip Report