Spring Dome is immediately adjacent to Trapper Springs Campground between the road and the lake. The dome offers several moderate, multi-pitch, face and crack climbs. For those that bother to top out, there are beautiful views of the lake and surrounding domes.
Park on the road just past the entrance to Trapper Springs Campground. Head directly west toward the dome on the easiest route possible. The climbs are primarily located on the west face (facing the road). The approach should take you no more than 5 minutes.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Spring Dome:
Double Double 5.6 Trad, 2 pitches, 200 feet
Gerrytromp 5.8 Sport, 1 pitch, 160 feet
Spring Honeymoon 5.9 Trad, 1 pitch, 160 feet
Up, Jump, Spring 5.9 Trad, 1 pitch, 160 feet
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Start beneath a left facing corner downhill (right) from Up Jump Spring. P1: Climb the left facing corner for about 15 feet until you can move right onto a sloping ledge. Clip the first bolt of Gerrytromp, and continue right. Follow a horizontal crack until a vertical crack intersects it. Follow the vertical hand crack to a gear-belay beneath a right facing corner. P2: Layback up the corner as it curves and becomes a roof. Pass the roof on the right, then follow easier terrain up and left t...[more] Browse More Classics in CA