Steinfell's Dome Rock Climbing
A sunrise look at Steinfell's Dome and Jackson's T...
One of the largest formations in the City of Rocks, Steinfell's Dome, AKA Chinaman's Head, has 10 routes of length. The granite here is slabbier than most of City of Rocks granite but it still has features. The routes are on the East, South, and West faces.
Steinfell's Dome is east of Granite Mountain Peak, the highest peak on the ridge. From City of Rocks Road, take Circle Creek Overlook Road to it's end. Then take the trail that heads north, aiming for the obviously large formation of Steinfell's. When one reaches Steinfells, pick your face and take the soft trail to your climb.
Weather station 14.9 miles from here
7 Total Climbing Routes
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Classic Climbing Routes in Steinfell's Dome
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Steinfell's Dome:
Sinocranium 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport, 7 pitches, 650'
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Theater of Shadows 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b ID
: City of Rocks
: Steinfell's Dome
This route is on the formation just left of Steinfell's Dome when viewed from the parking area. It climbs the spine facing the road in 4 pitches. Find the trail that leads towards Steinfell's, and traverse leftwards on trail to reach this subsidiary formation (called Jackson's Thumb).The climbing is fun, low angled, and very well protected. If you are a little low on quickdraws, there are some spots where you can unclip a bolt at your knees after reaching for the next clip. The view of the Cit...[more] Browse More Classics in ID
BETA PHOTO: On the approach to Stienfell's Dome from the C...
BETA PHOTO: Steinfell's Dome and Jackson's Thumb
BETA PHOTO: chinaman's head and jackson's thumb
BETA PHOTO: The descent from Jackson's Thumb involves two ...
BETA PHOTO: Jackson's Thumb and Steinfells Dome
BETA PHOTO: Steinfell's Dome from Circle Creek Overlook parkin...
Jackson's Thumb is a subsidiary summit of Steinfel...
Stienfell's Dome. Jackson's Thumb is on th...
An August sunrise over Steinfells Dome.
BETA PHOTO: The rappel from Stienfell's Dome involves two ...