Close to the road/parking lot with a short 5 minute approach.
Drive to the Permit center and park in the parking lot. Near the Southwest corner look for a trail, you can see the dome straight ahead of you.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Puppy Dome:
Puppy Crack 5.6 Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 30 feet
Battle of the Bulge 5.8 Trad, 1 pitch, 140 feet
Do Or Fly 5.11c Trad, 1 pitch, 80 feet
Machine World 5.11c V3 Boulder
Horseshoes and Hand Grenades 5.12a Trad, 1 pitch, 50 feet
Grenade Launcher 5.12c Trad, 1 pitch, 50 feet
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Do Or Fly 5.11c CA : Yosemite National Park : ... : Puppy Dome
A right leaning crack to a roof.The crux comes right off the ground, a flaring hand crack with lieback moves to establish yourself in a better section of 5.10 hands, a long sustained series of moves before the crack narrow down to a finger crack and a 5.11a roof. There is a back breaking boulder/flake directly below the start of the route, I recommend you be solid at the grade....[more] Browse More Classics in CA