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Thunderbolt Buttress  

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Elevation: 6,200'
Location: 45.272, -110.4958 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Ty Morrison-Heath on Jul 8, 2012
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Host to an awesome climb by the same name, Thunderbolt and Lightfeet also is host to another couple of scattered lines. Identifiable by the large perfect zig zagged splitter that heads up the middle of a large headwall above some looser looking rock below.

Getting There 

Park in the second pullout on the right (south). The Thunderbolt and Lightfeet wall is up and left of this pullout above the Warm Up Wall. Use the trail that has been established just to the left of the pullout.

Climbing Season

For the Paradise Valley area.

Weather station 13.4 miles from here

3 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Thunderbolt Buttress:
Thunderbolt and Lightfeet   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
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Thunderbolt and Lightfeet 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b  MT : Paradise Valley : ... : Thunderbolt Buttress
An absolute blast of a route that heads through the splitter crack on the upper headwall. Sustained once out on the face. An absolute must if you can climb the grade....[more]   Browse More Classics in MT

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