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Hawk Dome Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 7,000'
Location: 37.45423, -119.53808 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Blitzo on Aug 24, 2010
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Hawk Dome. Photo by Blitzo.

Description 

This is the lower dome to the northwest, separated from Fresno Dome by a gully to the left of The West Face.The rock is well featured. This area has seen a lot of development in recent years, There are shiny bolts everywhere.

Getting There 

Follow the Fresno Dome trail, but instead of heading up, continue straight. Soon the Hawk Dome summit is seen. Continue down a gully to the right that leads down along the base of the dome.

Climbing Season

For the Fresno Dome (Wamello) area.

Weather station 6.0 miles from here

10 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',7],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Hawk Dome

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Hawk Dome:
Second Thoughts   5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b     Sport, TR   Lower Hawk Dome
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Featured Route For Hawk Dome
Rock Climbing Photo: First bolts

Unnamed 10b/c 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  California : Southern Sierra : ... : Main Wall
Super fun route. Crux off the slabby start/micro edges; once you gain the first decent hold after a few moves, route goes at 9+/10a the rest of the way...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

Photos of Hawk Dome Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Mike Arechiga on one of many super fun 5.7's r...
Mike Arechiga on one of many super fun 5.7's r...
Rock Climbing Photo: Topo pix to My Pussy Hurts
BETA PHOTO: Topo pix to My Pussy Hurts
Rock Climbing Photo: Topo to My Pussy hurts
BETA PHOTO: Topo to My Pussy hurts
Rock Climbing Photo: Beautiful splitter on the north end of Hawk Dome.
Beautiful splitter on the north end of Hawk Dome.
Rock Climbing Photo: Hawk Dome rock. Photo by Blitzo.
Hawk Dome rock. Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Hawk Dome is the shorter dome to the left. Photo b...
Hawk Dome is the shorter dome to the left. Photo b...
Rock Climbing Photo: Looking up Hawk Dome from base. Photo by Blitzo.
Looking up Hawk Dome from base. Photo by Blitzo.

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By C Brooks
From: Fresno, CA
Sep 27, 2015
You can also approach Hawk Dome from below. Drive a bit past the Fresno Dome campground, park in a pullout at a hairpin turn. The trail starts on an on old road and then heads up the hill.

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