Dream Dome Rock Climbing
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|Shared By:||Michael Komarnitsky on Dec 31, 2000|
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DescriptionThis is another great wall. Some of the routes are fully bolted, some require a few pieces of gear in addition to the bolts, and some are a bit runout.
The first five routes start up the approach gully left of Wrinkles In Time. Bring gear for belay anchors at the start, or climb the approach gully as part of the pitch. You can also access these routes via rappel (two ropes) from one of the trees at the top of Dream Dome.
A. Dreamscape 8, 1p, bolts.
B. Sea of Dreams 11-, 1p, bolts.
C. Flying Vee 10a R-X, 1p, bolt, pin, & gear.
D. Soul on Ice 11 PG, 1p, bolts.
E. Dry Ice, 11 PG, 1p, bolts & gear.
The next route starts at the base of the approach gully.
F. Stained Glass, 11-, 2p. P1: 11-, bolts & gear. P2: 10-11, bolts, bolt anchor.
Right of the approach gully.
GF. Wrinkled Glass, 8, 1p, 100', bolts & gear.
G. Wrinkles In Time, 9, 2p. P1: 9, bolts & gear. P2: 7, bolts +/- gear.
H. Phantasmagoria, 2 p, 11-, P1: 11a, bolts & gear. P2: 10-, bolts & gear.
I. Disillusioned Reality , C2+, 1p, 85', pins & gear.
JI. Disillusioned Reality free variation , 10 PG-13, 1p, 80', bolts & gear.
J. Tales of Power, 11, 2p. P1: 11b, bolts. P2: 11-, bolts.
K. Journey to Ixtlan 11-, 1p, bolts.
L. Red Limit 12c A0, bolts.
M. Laidback Nightmare, V1-2.
MN. Shared Dreams, V3-4.
N. Simone Has Dreams, V4-5, 20', bolts or TR or boulder.
O. A Brief History of Time 9, 1p, bolts & gear.
P. Unknown between Brief History & Timeless, 10, 1p, 80', bolts.
Q. Timeless, 9+, 1p, 85', bolts.
R. Route between Timeless and Gully Washer, 8, 1p, 40', bolts.
S. Gully Washer 9, 1p, bolts.
T. Wet Dreams 10-, 1p, bolt, TR.
Getting ThereOn the far north end of Dream Canyon, on the east side. It's situated just to the right of Oceanic Wall and to the left of Lost Angel wall.
From the upper end of the parking area, walk west about 150' down the road and take the trail on the left, next to a fence. Follow this trail down toward the creek, next to a split-rail fence. Near the bottom, you'll pass Thunder Point and the Icon. At the bottom, right next to the creek, you'll get to Oceanic Wall. Climb up left on talus on the right side of Oceanic Wall. You'll get to Dream Dome by the the route Wrinkles In Time. Approach time: 15 minutes.
The first five routes can be accessed via a two-rope rappel from one of the trees at the top of Dream Dome. Look for a trail cutting off to the left (blocked by small logs and branches) as you're walking down the main trail toward the creek. A short walk on this trail takes you to the top of Dream Dome above the routes Dreamscape and Sea of Dreams.
Classic Climbing Routes at Dream Dome
Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
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