In about five minutes I started the trek down. However, past this uphill portion it was all nice gentle downhill from here on out, and I had a nice walk the entire way to my truck. This part was kind of sloppy and steep, but short, and in time, I had gained onto the upper plateau, elevations ranging from 10,800 feet to almost 11,400 feet. Columbine is a small round-about in the road, ringed by four or five camp spaces. However, the scent of smoke was in the air, courtesy the big fire over at Yosemite. This would be my first visit to the interior of Nevada since my completion of the Nevada county highpoints in August 2006. Here, the trail mounts a small ridge that hems in a basin and meadow, which was fenced and probably was an old cattle pen at one time. The jeep track, now barely visible in the low scrub, meets with the main crest trail at approximately 11,060 feet elevation. Up until now, Arc Dome had not been visible. The initial mile or so stays low in the Stewart Creek drainage, passing through stands of aspen and open meadows of deep sage and grass. I learned of Arc Dome in 2000 when I climbed Mount Jefferson in the nearby Toquima Mountains. This solution provides planning, operations, and contractors with a map showing the locations of substations, circuit breakers, open tie points, switchable devices, primary overheads, and underground conductors. Arc Dome can be seen from far away, its symmetrical bare dome-shaped summit making it easily visible from a hundred miles away. Arc Dome is the highest mountain of the Toiyabe Range in northwestern Nye County, Nevada, United States. It became a "to-do" peak, but its one-way distance from my home kept it on the back burner for a long time. Observed a herd of elk. The weather was spectacular, and I was still in shade. I made good time down this descent portion, arriving at the saddle and taking one last big break before tackling the remaining thousand feet to the top. Quite pleasant for November. Even at 9,000 feet, it felt like it was the high 80s. Arc Dome Trail is a 12.7 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Round Mountain, Nevada that offers scenic views and is only recommended for very experienced adventurers. Overview & Description Arc Dome is the highest point in the extensive and well-known Toiyabe mountain range in central Nevada. I opted to follow the map and followed the jeep track, which actually looked like an old jeep track for the first time. I left home and drove to my parents' place in Henderson, stayed the night, then the next day (the 29th), drove to the trailhead at Columbine Campground. A big grassy hill blocked the view of Arc Dome but it was the only thing higher so when the trail avoided the summit it soon revealed where I was supposed to go. • Prominence: 5,233 feet However, past this uphill portion it was all nice gentle downhill from here on out, and I had a nice walk the entire way to my truck. ADL012. Arc Dome 14" The carefully shaped arc of the bent brass, hand-turned Black Walnut top, and hand-blown glass globe serve both an aesthetic and functional purpose. The Stewart Creek Trail junctions off from here about a quarter-mile into the hike, but I stayed right, planning to take the more direct "jeep route" trail to the summit. Columbine is a small round-about in the road, ringed by four or five camp spaces. Ecological Home Design dwellings are our forte, and many of our Dome Shelters are used as Eco-Resort dwelling places, and Home Construction Developers looking to construct environmentally conscious and sustainable housing … Back in the early 20th century, it was one of Nevada's biggest cities, and some ancestors on my mom's side lived here at the time and stayed on. And finally, Arc Dome's summit was mine for the time being. I never did see the guy from Tucson. ArcFM is a highly resilient, consolidated work management solution that includes spatial asset management, network planning and analysis, operational awareness, field mobility and seamless integration with key enterprise systems. At the saddle I sat in the shade of a lone limber pine tree, and stared up at the 600 feet I needed to gain to get onto the upper plateau. Now on an elevated bench of sage, I had million-mile views to the south and west, and the sun was just barely starting to rise above the ridge crest. Anyway, I walked down, letting gravity assist me, and just kept at it until I got down into the aspen forests, where I took a break in the shade. The switchbacks for the final 1000 feet are well spaced making the final push go fast. Arc Dome is also … Four and a half hours up and three hours down the jeep trail, finishing in darkness. Employee Identification No.) ARC has been the pioneer in structural, pre-formed, curbless, level-entry showers. This would be my first visit to the interior of Nevada since my completion of the Nevada county highpoints in August 2006. into the hike at 9,400 feet, The old jeep track approaches the I started walking at 5:30 in the morning, trailhead elevation 8,700 feet, walking the few feet from my truck to the fence, then up the trail to the Arc Dome Wilderness sign. I left my pack for the remaining 400 feet, lightening my load. However, I turned off early, taking another gravel road north toward the Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park. I drove back to Henderson the next day, but spent an hour exploring Goldfield, a small relic town about 30 miles south of Tonopah. On the plus side, the slope was pitched leniently and the trail was fantastic. And not long later another car came rumbling in, this guy from Tucson. I drove northbound US-95 to Tonopah (230 miles) then took a short-cut, leaving US-95 a couple miles north of Tonopah onto Gabbs Pole Line Road. I arrived at 11:00 a.m., an ascent time of five and a half hours, which for me wasn't too shabby given I had been a lazy bum for the past two months. But I didn't stay long. Standard approach. I drove northbound US-95 to Tonopah (230 miles) then took a short-cut, leaving US-95 a couple miles north of Tonopah onto Gabbs Pole Line Road. The sage was thick here and the trail hard to follow at times. The pendant is finished with a hand-blown glass diffuser. I admired the views and snapped photographs. I retraced my driving route back toward Tonopah. Spotted 3 Elk on the way up. Scientists from all around the world gather to contribute unique insights into our planet." It reaches 11,773 feet high and is one of 57 peaks in the mainland United States with over 5,000 feet of prominence. Our products offer great quality, at an affordable price. I took a few minutes to change and was driving out by 3:30. The initial mile or so stays low in the Stewart Creek drainage, passing through stands of aspen and open meadows of deep sage and grass. On the plus side, the slope was pitched leniently and the trail was fantastic. I retraced my driving route back toward Tonopah. This road went north about 30 miles, then into the Shoshone Range through the little town of Ione (population 41), then down to the Reese River/Yomba Indian Reservation. However, past this uphill portion it was all nice gentle downhill from here on out, and I had a nice walk the entire way to my truck. I spent some time psyching myself for the last haul to the top. And finally, Arc Dome's summit was mine for the time being. I took space #2, near the trailhead. But as I hiked this upper plateau, it became more and more visible and impressive, then hidden again as I approached the highpoint of the trail on this plateau, at 11,200 feet elevation. Arc-Com's reputation for customer satisfaction has been built by listening and providing the right advice to clients. It makes about 20 steep switchbacks up the north slope, passing by low rock walls and cleared areas along the way. This part went fast, and the track gained steeply up the bare slopes to re-meet with the better trail on the ridge, elevation 9,900 feet. On the summit of Jefferson, I looked west at the interesting peak (not aware of its name) and later, checked it on the map. The trail gains moderately and slowly leaves the forest, coming onto slopes of sage again at about 9,400 feet. This banner text can have markup.. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation Rejoin trail. It's paved for the first 21 miles, then graded hard-pack dirt for the remaining 40 miles to where it comes out near Gabbs. In the little Reese River/Yomba community, I took local roads and Toiyabe Forest Road 119 for 8 miles southeast toward Columbine campground. The trail gains moderately and slowly leaves the forest, coming onto slopes of sage again at about 9,400 feet. Here, the trail mounts a small ridge that hems in a basin and meadow, which was fenced and probably was an old cattle pen at one time. I drove northbound US-95 to Tonopah (230 miles) then took a short-cut, leaving US-95 a couple miles north of Tonopah onto Gabbs Pole Line Road. On the summit of Jefferson, I looked west at the interesting peak (not aware of its name) and later, checked it on the map. I stayed at a cheap but clean motel, enjoying the odd vibe of the remote mining town. The sage was thick here and the trail hard to follow at times. I give them a five star rating for the quality of work they do. I opted to follow the map and followed the jeep track, which actually looked like an old jeep track for the first time. The last mile and thousand feet of gain to the top went well. I made good time down this descent portion, arriving at the saddle and taking one last big break before tackling the remaining thousand feet to the top. Some dates were from as far back as 1921. The map shows the "jeep route" to go west of the ridge, while the better trail goes left and more directly up the slope. PO Box 14455, Fort Worth, TX 76117-0455. from the summit of Arc Dome. It was about 9:30 a.m. and the weather was outstanding. This road went north about 30 miles, then into the Shoshone Range through the little town of Ione (population 41), then down to the Reese River/Yomba Indian Reservation. I was surprised how hot it was getting. The last mile and thousand feet of gain to the top went well. In the little Reese River/Yomba community, I took local roads and Toiyabe Forest Road 119 for 8 miles southeast toward Columbine campground. Back in the early 20th century, it was one of Nevada's biggest cities, and some ancestors on my mom's side lived here at the time and stayed on. Even at 9,000 feet, it felt like it was the high 80s. • Time: 9.5 hours I passed a "junction" of jeep tracks at about 10,300 feet, then started up the steepening slopes. Up until now, Arc Dome had not been visible. We got out just in time. The Arc of Florida. The WFMU is responsible for providing national leadership on wildland fire modules, developing wildland fire module unit standards, … I left my pack for the remaining 400 feet, lightening my load. The jeep track, now barely visible in the low scrub, meets with the main crest trail at approximately 11,060 feet elevation. After hiking eight miles and gaining 3,800 feet, and having the summit done, the last thing I wanted was another 600 feet of uphill to go. After hiking eight miles and gaining 3,800 feet, and having the summit done, the last thing I wanted was another 600 feet of uphill to go. I started walking at 5:30 in the morning, trailhead elevation 8,700 feet, walking the few feet from my truck to the fence, then up the trail to the Arc Dome Wilderness sign. Very little snow. a little bit of work as you have to climb over North Arc Dome (pk 11400) coming and going. This would be my first visit to the interior of Nevada since my completion of the Nevada county highpoints in August 2006. The last mile and thousand feet of gain to the top went well. Mission Statement. So far I had not seen any of the other hikers from the campground on the trail. Up until now, Arc Dome had not been visible. This road went north about 30 miles, then into the Shoshone Range through the little town of Ione (population 41), then down to the Reese River/Yomba Indian Reservation. Anyway, I walked down, letting gravity assist me, and just kept at it until I got down into the aspen forests, where I took a break in the shade. And finally, Arc Dome's summit was mine for the time being. The sun was high now and it was warm, even at 11,000 feet. So far I had not seen any of the other hikers from the campground on the trail. I hiked up Arc Dome, and also the north peak on the return trip. Audio Visual Advantage Inc. License type: General services. Date: July 30, 2008 It became a "to-do" peak, but its one-way distance from my home kept it on the back burner for a long time. After hiking eight miles and gaining 3,800 feet, and having the summit done, the last thing I wanted was another 600 feet of uphill to go. I took a long food and water break and changed out of my warmer clothing into shorts. Complete line of Home-Dome and Pro-Dome observatory domes, Digital Dome Works (DDW) observatory automation system, and the RoboFocus telescope auto-focus system. And finally, Arc Dome's summit was mine for the time being. I know they are a type 2 module but I don’t really understand how a type 2 wfm compares to a type 1 aside from quals. And not long later another car came rumbling in, this guy from Tucson. It was about 9:30 a.m. and the weather was outstanding. In case you're wondering, I did not stay at the Clown Motel. I was getting pretty beat by now. I arrived at 4 in the afternoon. Trip report. looms high, still a couple miles away, At the saddle, looking up at Nice hike in the snow with a little postholing. In case you're wondering, I did not stay at the Clown Motel. However, I turned off early, taking another gravel road north toward the Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park. I spent some time psyching myself for the last haul to the top. • Elevation: 11,773 feet It reaches 11,773 feet high and is one of 57 peaks in the mainland United States with over 5,000 feet of prominence. The Stewart Creek Trail junctions off from here about a quarter-mile into the hike, but I stayed right, planning to take the more direct "jeep route" trail to the summit. I passed a "junction" of jeep tracks at about 10,300 feet, then started up the steepening slopes. This road cuts a straight line from Tonopah to Gabbs and appears to shave off about 80 miles than if I stayed on US-95 and took other state highways to Gabbs. Hmmm, snow showers… View ~ N from about 11600' on Arc Dome. I made good time down this descent portion, arriving at the saddle and taking one last big break before tackling the remaining thousand feet to the top. The map shows the "jeep route" to go west of the ridge, while the better trail goes left and more directly up the slope. On the plus side, the slope was pitched leniently and the trail was fantastic. I left my pack for the remaining 400 feet, lightening my load. Range domes are used to model volumetric spaces that are within a direct 3D distance of a key point or installation, such as a viewing platform, radar station, or anti-aircraft weapon. Anyway, I walked down, letting gravity assist me, and just kept at it until I got down into the aspen forests, where I took a break in the shade. --Winston Churchill, Jul 3, 2020 1:00 pm Date Climbed: Jun 18, 2020, Aug 24, 2018 9:53 am Date Climbed: Aug 18, 2018, Jan 15, 2018 5:00 pm Date Climbed: Jun 2, 2016, Oct 22, 2016 4:45 am Date Climbed: Oct 20, 2016, Jul 7, 2016 3:15 pm Date Climbed: Jul 4, 2016, Nov 2, 2015 12:43 pm Date Climbed: Oct 31, 2015, Oct 19, 2014 11:45 pm Date Climbed: Oct 19, 2014, May 29, 2014 3:19 pm Date Climbed: May 9, 2014, Apr 7, 2014 3:16 am Date Climbed: May 11, 2013, Aug 21, 2013 10:03 pm Date Climbed: Jul 23, 2013, Aug 19, 2013 11:25 am Date Climbed: Aug 18, 2013, Nov 5, 2012 12:42 am Date Climbed: Nov 3, 2012, Jul 8, 2012 2:10 pm Date Climbed: Jun 14, 2012, Dec 17, 2011 1:35 pm Date Climbed: Sep 17, 2011, Oct 19, 2011 11:38 am Date Climbed: Oct 17, 2011, Sep 17, 2010 1:38 pm Date Climbed: Jul 7, 2010, Aug 29, 2010 3:07 pm Date Climbed: Jun 4, 2010, May 26, 2010 10:14 pm Date Climbed: Sep 30, 2006, Aug 8, 2008 1:28 pm Date Climbed: Jul 30, 2008, May 8, 2007 9:42 pm Date Climbed: Oct 2, 2004. (Trip report coming soon). Dwell Domes. Finally, the trail began a gentle descent, in which it would lose about 600 feet in a mile to a saddle at 10,700 feet north of Arc Dome's summit. The views here were amazing. From the top, view ~S : From the top, view ~NNE. And not long later another car came rumbling in, this guy from Tucson. I stayed at a cheap but clean motel, enjoying the odd vibe of the remote mining town. • Technical Innovations 1271 LaQuinta Dr. Unit #6 Orlando, FL 32809 (407) 601-1975. Height is cut to order. I learned of Arc Dome in 2000 when I climbed Mount Jefferson in the nearby Toquima Mountains. But as I hiked this upper plateau, it became more and more visible and impressive, then hidden again as I approached the highpoint of the trail on this plateau, at 11,200 feet elevation. I made excellent time here as well. 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