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Rabbit Ears Peak 
Rose Domes 
Sarvis Creek Domes 
Stagecoach Dam Area 

South of Town Rock Climbing 

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This section contains routes that are South and/or east of Steamboat Springs.

Getting There 

Most of the climbing is off Rabbit Ears Pass. Take US Highway 40 south out of Steamboat and drive up the pass. For the Rose Domes and Sarvis Creek Domes, turn right on the road marked Buffalo Park. For Rabbit Ears Peak, turn left toward Dumont Lake. Other areas are located near Stagecoach Reservoir.

Climbing Season

Weather station 1.6 miles from here

25 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',12],['2 Stars',9],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in South of Town

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for South of Town:
Raspberry Topping   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   Rose Domes : Other Rose Dome
Bat Crack   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 65'   Sarvis Creek Domes : The Shield
Fat Lip   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 4 pitches, 400'   Sarvis Creek Domes : The Dome
NW Face   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 5 pitches, 400'   Sarvis Creek Domes : The Dome
Something on the Shield   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   Sarvis Creek Domes : The Shield
Climbin' Trees   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   Rose Domes : Other Rose Dome
Suzy Creamcheese   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 110'   Sarvis Creek Domes : The Shield
Wings of Steel   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   Sarvis Creek Domes : The Dome
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Featured Route For South of Town
Rock Climbing Photo: "Back of the Rabbit".

Rabbit Ears Summit Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c PG13  CO : Steamboat Springs : ... : Rabbit Ears Peak
Views from the summit are outstanding! 360 degrees of Colorado beauty will be the reward after climbing the last leg of Rabbit Ears Trail and the volcanic towers that give the peak its name.A few easier climbs can be accessed at the top of the last, uphill, ridge section of the Rabbit Ears summit trail. The back of the Rabbit is the first section of rock you see at the top of the trail. Several different easier routes head up steep, loose trails to wide cracks that lead through the vertical, tec...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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Rock Climbing Photo: A little bit of climbing in the Rose Dome area.
A little bit of climbing in the Rose Dome area.

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