Paradise Valley: Allenspur (Livingston/Yellowstone north entrance)
This area has one of the most scenic positions of any climbing area in southwest Montana! The approach is less than 10 minutes and the climbing sits just above Paradise Valley with views of the northern Absaroka Mountains that lead right into Yellowstone NP. Great climbs from beginners to intermediate abilities.
Drive times: Livingston: 5 minutes
Bozeman: 20 minutes
Big Sky Center: 1:30 minutes
This area holds the largest concentration of climbing in southwest Montana! It contains everything from beginner climbs to the summits of small towers to expert climbs with drastic overhangs. Routes vary in length from 50′ to 400′. The climbing is on Gneiss stone (metamorphosed granite).
Bozeman: 30 minutes
Big Sky Center: 30-45 minutes
Practice Rock, Hyalite Canyon (Bozeman, MT)
Here we climb on the northern edge of the Yellowstone Ecosystem. This beautiful canyon has a great venue for beginners to experts alike!
Bozeman: 15 minutes
Big Sky Center: 1 hour (45 minutes to where you meet your guide in Bozeman)
Red Cliff (Big Sky/Yellowstone West Entrance)
Red Cliff is a great place to get an introduction to rock climbing! There are over 20 climbs to choose from varying in difficulty from beginner to intermediate. The approach is approximately 5 minutes on a trail.
Bozeman: 1 hr
Big Sky Center: 15-20 minutes
*Climbing locations are ultimately at our discretion to ensure we choose appropriate locations for the group’s ability.