This is the smaller dome, north of Calaveras Dome.
Watch out for poison oak.
Walk the aqueduct west to the cliff.
Weather station 0.8 miles from here
6 Total Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
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Smoke Screen 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b CA
: Central Sierra
: ... : Hammer Dome
This quality route climbs through the face and cracks right of Gemini Cracks. The line begins in an arching crack and flake system that leads to a clean friction slab peppered with thin knobs. The route takes the thin crack right of Gemini and continues above for two more pitches. P1: Climb through a right-arching series of flakes and cracks. Pull onto the face above as the arch system peters out. Climb past 2 bolts to a bolted anchor. P2: Friction and knob climbing on a steep face. A fun and ...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
Climbing on Hammer Dome. Photo: Gordon Collection.
Climbing on Hammer Dome. Photo by Blitzo.
"Fickle Finger" crack Deer Bridge Dome
Nov 3, 2014
Snowed about a foot in Tahoe the day before I climbed here. Hammer was 99% dry and could see Kirkwood loaded with snow
This thing bakes in the sun! Perfect for winter