Elevation: 8,657 ft
GPS: 37.875, -119.345 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 32,349 total · 185/month
Shared By: Art Morimitsu on Mar 2, 2007
Admins: Mike Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Vicki Schwantes, Justin Johnsen
Access Issue: Latest updates on Covid and falcon closures. Details

Description

Close to the road/parking lot with a short 5 minute approach.
On the easier low angled face are some good beginner routes and around the far side of the dome is an overhanging face with several quality harder routes. Standout routes would include Do or Fly (5.11c), Horseshoes and Hand Grenades (5.12a) and Grenade Launcher (5.12c).

Getting There

Drive to the Permit center and park in the parking lot. Near the Southwest corner look for a trail, you can see the dome straight ahead of you.

8 Total Climbs

Route Finder - Best Climbs for YOU!

Location: Puppy Dome Change
Type:  to 
Quality:
Pitches:
Sort by:   then:
 

Classic Climbing Routes at Puppy Dome

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a PG13
 7
The Log
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 202
Puppy Crack
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 116
Battle of the Bulge
Trad
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 78
Do or Fly
Trad
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a V3 6A
 35
Machine World
Boulder
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 36
Horseshoes and Hand Grenades
Trad
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 9
Grenade Launcher
Trad
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Log
 7
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a PG13 Trad
Puppy Crack
 202
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Battle of the Bulge
 116
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Do or Fly
 78
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad
Machine World
 35
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a V3 6A Boulder
Horseshoes and Hand Grenades
 36
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad
Grenade Launcher
 9
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Trad
More Classic Climbs in Puppy Dome »

Sun & Shade

Weather Averages

High
 
Low
 
Precip
 
Days w Precip
 
Prime Climbing Season
J F M A M J J A S O N D
J F M A M J J A S O N D

Photos