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Genesis Area

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Genesis Area 


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Location: 45.4466, -110.9567 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Ben R on Feb 8, 2011
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Description 

The Genesis area is deservedly popular with relatively short approaches, reliable ice, and a wide selection of difficulties, including many moderates.


Getting There 

From the Hyalite Creek/Peak aka Grotto Falls Trailhead parking lot, walk back east and cross the road. A roughly 10-15 minute hike on a well-traveled trail brings you to the base of the Genesis I wall. Most of the routes will be described from here.


Climbing Season


7 Total Routes


['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',1],['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',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Genesis Area:
Lower Green Sleeves   WI3-     TR, Ice, 1 pitch, 90'   
Hang Over   WI3     Trad, Ice, 1 pitch, 50'   
Genesis I   WI3+     TR, Ice, 1 pitch, 60'   
Genesis II   WI3+     Ice, 1 pitch, 115'   
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Featured Route For Genesis Area
Hang Over 12/27/2012

Hang Over WI3  MT : Hyalite Canyon : Genesis Area
One of the most popular climbs in the canyon. Can be seen from, the parking lot. Can vary from wi3- to wi4 (maybe) depending on the line you choose. Usually gets a lot of heavy traffic, so easy first lead can be done here usually. Climb is 50M so it can be either climbed as 1 or 2 pitches. Need 2 ropes to rap the route from the top, or 1 rope for 2 raps. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in MT

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