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North Astro Dome - Northeast Face Rock Climbing
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DescriptionLarge, imposing and fairly steep with mostly excellent rock, the North Astro Dome has a dozen or so routes from 5.7 to 5.12 with the better quality lines in the 5.10 and up range. Routes range in length from one to four pitches and descent is made by rappeling from one of several sets of anchors atop the formation.
Some of the better routes here include Figures on a Landscape (aka Monkey on My Back) (5.10b R), Astroturf (5.10d), Unknown Soldier (5.11b), Repo Man (5.12a R) and the Gunslinger (5.12a/b).
Routes from left to right:
In Search of Hush Puppies (5.7 R/X)
A Bolt, A Sling, Just do that Thing (5.10c R)
Throat Warbler Mangrove (5.9 R)
Nevermore (5.10b TR)
Zion Train (5.10d)
Repo Man (aka Power Fingers) (5.12a R)
Figures on a Landscape (aka Monkey on My Back) (5.10b R)
Go Figure (5.10b R)
Unknown Soldier (5.11b)
The Unknown Route (5.10a R)
Getting ThereSee The Astro Domes page for detailed approach information.
Classic Climbing Routes at North Astro Dome - Northeast Face
Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
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