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Conjunction Junction S 
Dike's Edge S 
Push It Along S 
Sinister Footwear T,S 
Temperature Rising S 
Yahtzee S,TR 
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Several moderates, with routes ranging up into the 5.11 range. Mostly mixed routes with tricams and tcu's being a general good idea. The longer of the routes only reach 100 feet, with easy walk offs. For the most part, a 60 or 70 meter rope will suffice.

Getting There 

From missoula, take 93 south. Take a right onto 12 heading towards Lolo. 0.5 miles past Lolo Hot Springs Resort, take a left onto East Fork Lolo Creek Road. Take an immediate left and drive 0.8 miles to a gravel pull out. Head up a wash and you will be there in a couple of minutes.

Climbing Season

Weather station 0.6 miles from here

6 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]

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Ryan going up dike's edge

Dike's Edge 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b  MT : The Heap
Start on the obvious dike and climb onto the face above. After the 3rd bolt, step left and continue upward. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in MT

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By joshf
From: missoula, mt
Apr 30, 2009
This is a good spring area to go to. The seasonal gate closure makes some of the approaches around Lolo pretty crappy, but this one is only about a mile walk.
By James Garrett
Sep 13, 2014
Fun climbing. Many bolts found loose, were tightened and a few manky spinners pulled, patched, and replaced. Nice Montana rock!
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