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Bighorn Dome Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 4,400'
Location: 34.04792, -116.13942 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: AJ on Apr 11, 2003
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BETA PHOTO: Bighorn Dome - North Face 1. The Tube 5.10b R 2. P...


A shady north facing wall with many clean cracks.

Getting There 

From the Freak Brothers area, head east past the Red Obelisk. After a few minutes, head slightly left (NE) through a broad open area. You will pass the south face of a large varnished boulder with a steep bolted project. (This boulder lies immediately south of Bighorn Dome). Continue east in a wash with some boulders, and follow a trail around to the north face of Bighorn Dome.

Climbing Season

For the Wonderland South area.

Weather station 7.6 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Bighorn Dome

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Bighorn Dome:
Poaching Bighorn   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
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Poaching Bighorn 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  California : Joshua Tree National Park : ... : Bighorn Dome
Near the left side of the north face is a varnished right facing corner with an RP crack. It soon widens and leads to a small ledge. Go left on the ledge to a crack that leads to the top. Excellent rock....[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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