Banana Split Dome Rock Climbing
Banana Split Dome
There is at least one good route on this dome. The rock is generally good, but like other routes in the area it is dirty.
Head east back down the road from the parking area toward the large clearing. Follow the car tracks toward the wall. Where they turn right, continue straight to the base of the wall, bushwhacking through rose bushes. There was a garden hose at the base of the wall when I was here.
Climbing Season For the Spokane Area area.
Weather station 12.4 miles from here
1 Total Climbing Routes
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Featured Route For Banana Split Dome
Banana Split 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c WA
: Northeast Corner & Spokane
: ... : Banana Split Dome
Pitch 1: Pull through the thin cracks in the prow at the base of the wall (5.8). Follow incipient cracks (including some horizontals) up the slabby face to a 2-bolt anchor (old SMC hangers).Pitch 2: Head up the obvious crack. (Beware poison ivy at the base.) Where the crack splits (both cracks go right, but one is almost horizontal), follow the more vertical crack up to the top. The first crux is right where the crack splits; the second crux is still to come. Both are about 5.8. T...[more] Browse More Classics in WA