Elevation: 6,000 ft
GPS: 40.491, -106.805 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Matt Weisman on Nov 3, 2006
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac, Tyler KC

Description

While Steamboat Springs remains known for its wealth of ski slopes it also contains some decent cliffs that while short are quality.

I wouldn't plan on climbing during the winter.

Getting There

Northwestern Colorado, I wouldn't travel here just to climb but that's just me.

Climbing Areas

Crags in the vicinity include: Box Canyon, Blob Rock, Hole in the Wall Canyon, Mt Zirkel Wilderness, Butcherknife, Blacktail Mt, Seedhouse Crag, & Sarvis Creek Domes.

159 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Steamboat Springs

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
V5 6C
 3
Fraggle Stick Car
Boulder
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 13
The Needle
Trad 2 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 8
Para-Fin
Sport
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 4
First Black One
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 13
Steel Nuts
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 34
West of Africa
Sport
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 29
Butcher Knife Crack
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 27
Left Hand
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 17
The Pillar
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 4
Floor Wax
Sport
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 24
MF'r
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 8
Climbin' Trees
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 5
Now Fear This
Sport
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 6
Suzy Creamcheese
Trad, Sport
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 12
The Gnome
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Fraggle Stick Car N of Town > Birthday Boulder
 3
V5 6C Boulder
The Needle N of Town > Hole in the Wal… > Needle
 13
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 2 pitches
Para-Fin Town Area > Wax Museum
 8
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
First Black One Town Area > Wax Museum
 4
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Steel Nuts N of Town > Box Canyon
 13
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
West of Africa N of Town > Seedhouse Crag > Lower Crag
 34
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Butcher Knife Crack Town Area > Butcher Knife
 29
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Left Hand N of Town > Seedhouse Crag > Upper Crag
 27
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
The Pillar N of Town > Cougar > Main Amphitheater
 17
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Floor Wax Town Area > Wax Museum
 4
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
MF'r N of Town > Seedhouse Crag > Upper Crag
 24
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Sport
Climbin' Trees S of Town > Rose Domes > Other Rose Dome
 8
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Now Fear This N of Town > Box Canyon
 5
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Suzy Creamcheese S of Town > Sarvis Creek Domes > Shield
 6
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Sport
The Gnome N of Town > Seedhouse Crag > Lower Crag
 12
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Sport
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