Slideshow (7 photos)

Hyalite (map)

Montana Ice -- Guide and conditions in Hyalite Canyon


First Ascent Press -- Source for the guidebook to the area


Omega: Climbing the thin column on Omega; the ice was running with water

  Twin Falls

The main fork of Hyalite Canyon; Winter Dance is the spear of ice on the rock face centered in the photo


Hyalite Canyon as seen from the first pitch of Cleopatra's Needle


Twin Falls Left: View from the second pitch of Cleopatra's Needle; you can see Joe on Twin Falls Left, belayed by Ellen in the trees below


Taking a rest on the approach to Cleopatra's Needle and Twin Falls


Cleopatra's Needle: Reaching for a screw on the second pitch (WI5)


Cleopatra's Needle: Tommy stays dry by climbing the right side of the pillar