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Alabama Dome  


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Location: 36.58609, -118.1142 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Blitzo on Feb 16, 2011
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Description 

Alabama Dome is a formation located just before the road into the Monument Slot on the eastside of Horseshoe Meadows Rd. Here you will find Southern Man (5.9), Sweet Home Alabama (5.9), Gone with the Wind (5.10a), Sherman's March (5.10b), Blockade Runner (5.10c) and Dihedral Dance (5.11a).

Getting There 

From Whitney Portal Rd., head south 0.6 miles down Horseshoe Meadows Rd. Park in a turn-out and head east to this obvious formation. scramble up from the far left.

Climbing Season



Weather station 15.5 miles from here

4 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',2],['5.11',1],['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]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Alabama Dome:
Gone with the Wind   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Blockade Runner   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Dihedral Dance   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Featured Route For Alabama Dome
Climb the bolted south west face to two anchors and lower.

Southern Man 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  CA : Sierra Eastside : ... : Alabama Dome
From the base of Gone With The Wind scramble around the corner to the base of the west face. There are two great climbs here. The first one you come to is a bolted face, Southern Man, 5.9 Two Bolt Anchor, Clip and lower.This is a great warm up for the rest of the climbs on this wall....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Alabama Dome. <br />Photo by Blitzo.
Alabama Dome. Photo by Blitzo.
	 <br />Select Routes of Alabama Dome <br />1	Blockade Runner, 10c, bolts, anchor <br />2	Dihedral Dance, 11a, bolts, anchor <br />3	Gone With The Wind, 10a, bolts, anchor <br />4	Southern Man, 5.9, bolts, anchor <br />5	Sherman's March, 10b, bolts, anchor
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