Butcher Knife Rock Climbing
Keith on "Beer Me" (Cheers, Patrick of R...
Within the town of Steamboat Springs lies a little crag known as Butcher Knife.
This little gem might not be the most spectacular crag within Colorado, yet it serves as a well needed climbing area in Steamboat.
The canyon lies near the middle school, its fairly obvious. Walk through the canyon and near the middle lies several cliffs.
Climbing Season For the Steamboat Springs area.
Weather station 3.8 miles from here
10 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Butcher Knife
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Butcher Knife:
Featured Route For Butcher Knife
Bear Hug 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Colorado
: 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 Colorado
Perry-Mansfield Boys Camp held a 50 year reunion l...
Perry Mansfield student on the 5.8 crack ca 1969-o...
Lead protecting with a sling over the center flake...
BETA PHOTO: Bouldering cracks just down creek towards the park...
BETA PHOTO: Across the creek and trail from the Butcher Knife ...
BETA PHOTO: Main Butcher Knife Face. Lead this crack and help ...