No Place Like Dome Rock Climbing
No Place Like Dome from approach. Photo by Blitzo.
From southern parking pullout on Gold Park Road, Munchkinland, which includes No Place Like Dome, is the complex area of dark rock visible from the car. Head west-southwest into the obvious drainage for the area. Boulder hop up and left past the first large face encountered. Most of the routes are located on the norh face, and are not visible on the approach. The routes descend to the south (climbers left).
Climbing Season For the OZ Area area.
Weather station 7.1 miles from here
6 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For No Place Like Dome
Storm Riders (aka The Answer) 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a CA
: Joshua Tree National Park
: ... : No Place Like Dome
Doug and I climbed this in threatening weather. Exiting from the dihedral was a flake of rock that was a perfect handhold to help pull you out. When exiting, I pulled on that flake and it came off (I have some before/during/after pics of the FA). I don't believe that it was climbed prior to our ascent as this flake would obviously have been touched prior, had the route been climbed. Thus I dispute the "Answer" FA claim. If the "Answer" team can show me photos of that flake there during their asc...[more] Browse More Classics in CA
Wash leading to No Place Like Dome. Photo by Blitz...