The more sunny of the two side-by-side canyons in this area. Features some larger, more exposed walls of pocketed limestone.
Drive the only road along the east side of Canyon Ferry, the turnoff is just across the street from the "Hellgate Campground" (on the east side of the road). Drive about 1 mile, to the obvious entrance to the canyon. Park here, so as not to block the road. From the parking area, it should be about a 5-minute walk to the first bolts.
Weather station 6.5 miles from here
8 Total Routes
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Fatal Attraction 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c MT
: Canyon Ferry
: ... : Winter Wall
Three pitches over awesome rock. P1: 5.8 Start just left of a little "cave" and climb over some funky moves and good holds to the belay ledge. Tsunami (5.12a) goes left on the next pitch, Fatal Attraction continues right.P2: 5.11a/b Follow the bolts up and right from the belay ledge and climb through the shallow fault line in the rock to the next anchors. Pumpy, sustained, and downright fun.P3: 5.11b Climb up past the anchors to the left traversing seam, suss out the beta on that and it's smooth...[more] Browse More Classics in MT
Latest Regional Forum Messages
Parked at the base of the Winter Wall, feeling int...
Aug 3, 2014
Wow, this place looks fantastic. Multiple shark fin type limestone walls reminds me of a mini-Potrero Chico. You could put 100s of climbs in here. Was pretty just to go see.