American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Hairpin Brow Buttress, Classy Girls

Montana, Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness Area

  • Climbs And Expeditions
  • Climb Year: 2012
  • Publication Year: 2013

Ben Hoiness and Brooks Munyer found a fine four-pitch line on a possibly unclimbed granite buttress above Hairpin Lake in the Hell Roaring Plateau area of the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness Area. Classy Girls (5.11a/b) takes a line of cracks up the left side of the buttress, with mostly good rock. The wall appears to hold potential for other difficult routes.

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