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Lembert Dome

Tioga Road, Yosemite National Park, CA
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Hong Kong, China
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283 reviews 283 reviews
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223 helpful votes 223 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

When asking rangers for recommendation on hikes in the TM section of Yosemite this was never mentioned by any of them Also on many of the websites dedicated to hiking Yosemite this is often poorly rated, we have no idea why as we LOVED it. We did the Elizabeth hike lake (nice) and then immediately did this hike, its uphill... More

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Utah
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94 reviews 94 reviews
49 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Don't miss this place and make sure you get up there. The views are gorgeous. It is a steep hike, but I was able to make it, so you will :-)

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Fort Worth, Texas
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151 reviews 151 reviews
32 attraction reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

This is the first dome have ever hiked and I am so glad I waited. The hike it self was much longer than I thought. But it was a nice , relaxing enjoyable hike. Until you got to the base of the actual dome, then it became steep. I would say very steep, but the kids that were running around... More

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Berkeley, California
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8 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

This looks like an easier hike than it is. It doesn't take much to get up the hill but getting to the very top is tricky -- very steep, so the climbers find it easier than the average hiker. Great views from wherever you stop on the mountain.

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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13 attraction reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

The views from Lembert Dome are incredible and well worth the reasonably stiff trek to the peak. The last part of the accent is up onto the dome and walking across rock with no shade so can be rather hot in the summer. The walk is best approached with reasonable footwear (not flip flops). If you are planning to visit... More

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Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I used to do this hike as a child and it's still one of my favorites. Nice views, and the hike isn't too difficult.

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Palatine, Illinois
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

This is a nice hike up the back of the dome. There are beautiful views from the top of Lembert Dome.

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los gatos
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Relatively easy hike/climb to the top. Only steepness of ascent, very high altitude, and acrophobia will keep you off the top of this beauty. Great views of tuolumne meadows and the granite peaks surrounding it. If your fears get the best of you keep going until you get some kind of view as it is well worth it. I've seen... More

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los altos, california
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Easy access to a great view makes the hike up Lembert Dome a must every time we visit Tuolumne meadows. Dog lake and Lembert dome make a Great first day hike to get your boots warmed up.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

i felt like a 6 year old running up lembert and other area domes. so beautifful and easier to visit than the yosemite valley. it's a *must do*!

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