Genesis Area Rock Climbing
Climbers at the base of a fat G2
The Genesis area is deservedly popular with relatively short approaches, reliable ice, and a wide selection of difficulties, including many moderates.
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.
Weather station 15.6 miles from here
10 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Genesis Area
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Genesis Area:
Featured Route For Genesis Area
: Hyalite Canyon
: Genesis Area
Historically, G1 is the left flow only. The route follows the line of least resistance to a two-bolt anchor. It can be steep for a WI3, but is over relatively quickly. This route sees heavy traffic. It is often "stepped out" and may involve some hooking with tools rather than swinging. Many top-rope and lead possibilities exist as one moves right along the wall. These routes are up to ~80 feet and WI 4-5. Top-ropes can be set up on the numerous tree anchors by hiking right around the cliff band....[more] Browse More Classics in MT
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