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Within the town of Steamboat Springs lies a little crag known as Butcher Knife.
The canyon lies near the middle school, its fairly obvious. Walk through the canyon and near the middle lies several cliffs.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Butcher Knife:
Butcher Knife Crack 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c Trad, 1 pitch, 25'
Bear Hug 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a TR, 1 pitch
The Mantles 5.10 6b 20 VII- E2 5b TR, 1 pitch
Greyface Left or The Cave 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b TR, 1 pitch
Left Hook? 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c TR, 1 pitch, 25'
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Bear Hug 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a CO : Steamboat Springs : ... : Butcher Knife
This is an interesting route with a very applicable name. It's located on the same rock as Butcher Knife Crack, but it's to the right and around the corner. It's called the Bear Hug because once you're about 3 or 4 moves up you can place your hands on each side of the wall since it's so skinny. All you need to do is slap your hands up and move your feet. To make it harder, don't use the "bear hug" move and only use the features on the face....[more] Browse More Classics in CO
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