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Bighorn Dome  


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Elevation: 4,400'
Location: 34.04792, -116.13942 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: AJ on Apr 11, 2003
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Description 

A shady north facing wall with many clean cracks.


Getting There 

From the Freak Brothers area, head east past the Red Obelisk. After a few minutes, head slightly left (NE) through a broad open area. You will pass the south face of a large varnished boulder with a steep bolted project. (This boulder lies immediately south of Bighorn Dome). Continue east in a wash with some boulders, and follow a trail around to the north face of Bighorn Dome.


Climbing Season



Weather station 7.6 miles from here

4 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',3],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Bighorn Dome:
Poaching Bighorn   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
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Featured Route For Bighorn Dome
Relieved after placing a #2 camalot right above the cruxy RP seam section. The loose blocks are visible near the top of the dihedral. Photo by HHH

Poaching Bighorn 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  CA : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Bighorn Dome
Near the left side of the north face is a varnished right facing corner with an RP crack. It soon widens and leads to a small ledge. Go left on the ledge to a crack that leads to the top. Excellent rock....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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