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Slasher Dome Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 8,000'
Location: 36.90156, -118.94185 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Benjamin Chapman on Jun 28, 2014
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Description 

Slasher Dome is a one hundred foot high dome south of Power Dome. The dome is characterized by the slanting cracks and grooves featuring its south face.

Getting There 

Allow 45 minutes for the approach. From the Power Dome parking area contour down and across the creek and follow the ridge and through the notch. Contour right around a hill and through another notch. Drop down sharply left and move right around to the south face. The dome lies southeast of Power Dome, on the east side of Helms Creek.

Climbing Season



Weather station 8.4 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',0],['5.12',1],['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]


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