The summit of Mt Webster is a fine 150-200 foot dome of white or Conway granite. It begins very steeply for forty sixty feet and then eases back in steepness progressively as all domes do. There are already two ascents up this dome that are finishes to other climbs that are a direct way here from slabs a thousand+ feet below. They are Bore Tide and Keystoned. The dome center and heading south consist of hand jam crack that pass through horizontal cracks to begin with. The north side of the dome is more vegetated and slabbed as I recall it. Room for a few more routes here are a certainty and it takes all day to rock climb directly here. Depending on where the car is parked it could be a very long walk too the car. So skip all of that and just go to the dome by trail. A light rack of draws is all that should be brought and it is important that the gear rack be mostly 2-4 cams and some doubles in that size could be necessary for rappels down to the dome's base. The base is open and ledge and as good as being on the ground and below this brush. Climbing is at 3700-3999 appropriately. I know the number don't add and that is because the last hundred feet is at walking angle. There is an excellent source for water before the summit approach to Webster and I won't say drink it untreated. I will say it saves on a lot of weight for a couple of miles to get most of your water weight near the top to carry.
Park at the Crawford House parking lot and take the Crawford trail until it junctions with the Webster Trail too summit. It is almost three miles but a very pleasant hike that passes Elephant Head on the way there that is a mini dome.
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