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Routes in Little Half Dome

Born on the 4th of July S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Convergence T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a R
Crack a Cold One T 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c PG13
Dog Day Afternoon S 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Half Climb S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Half Dome Crack aka Party Time T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Half Dome Unknown 2 TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Head Over Heels S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Just Chillin' S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Silver Slipper S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R
Tin Can Alley S 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Tube, The T,TR 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a R
Unknown S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
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Description [Suggest Change]

There are a ton of new bolts here. I have never seen a soul here. The rock is good where it's good and scary where it's bad. Stick to the friction. Do not test the waters with any jugs.

Known FA - Robby Baker, 1972.

Getting There [Suggest Change]

This is on the left past Atlantis. I think there are 2 parking lots. I will post better directions.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Little Half Dome

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 6
Just Chillin'
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 8
Half Dome Crack aka Party Time
Trad 2 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 5
Dog Day Afternoon
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Just Chillin'
 6
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Half Dome Crack aka Party Time
 8
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 2 pitches
Dog Day Afternoon
 5
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
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J F M A M J J A S O N D
J F M A M J J A S O N D
In 2002, I bolted the black streak on right side, .11+/.12-. Also added anchor and a couple bolts to route on front right side, one to protect a 5.10 mantle move and one up near top. Also added a slab variation to 5.9 and one bolt to protect moves off anchors on upper pitch. I don't who added two pitch slab route on left side of formation. Good route, but could use one more bolt to protect crux on last moves of second pitch. 5.11. May 29, 2009
Allen Hill
FIve Points, Colorado and Pine
Allen Hill   FIve Points, Colorado and Pine
Either Robby or Lee Marsh, or maybe both did the first ascent of the wide crack. Shitty rock quality. Anyone else noticed that the best quality rock in the Platte tends to have the longest walk from the road? Nov 7, 2010
MountainManny
Idaho Springs
MountainManny   Idaho Springs
We had to bail on a Light D off of one of the last bolts before the anchors on P.1 of the "Unknown .10d" on Little Half Dome.

New biner booty and all yours...if you are up there next. Dec 13, 2012
David Appelhans
Medford, MA
David Appelhans   Medford, MA
MountainManny, your biner is still there. These routes really don't get climbed very often! Jul 26, 2013
teece303
Highlands Ranch, CO
teece303   Highlands Ranch, CO
The carabiner is *still* there, as of yesterday. Jun 29, 2014

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