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Address: Yosemite National Park, CA
Phone Number: 9015987812
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Major rock formation in Yosemite.

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$129.00*
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Yosemite and Glacier Point Day Tour
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$193.75*
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Guided Half Dome Hike
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$260.00*
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Private Yosemite National Park Day Trip from San Francisco

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Fantastic site

The view from the Yosemite Valley floor are amazing as from the top at Glacier Point. Pictures do not do justice.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Marisa W
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Newman, Australia
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NJ
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206 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Glacier point is the best view - great uplifting talk by ranger there on how she climbed Half Dome. Should also be a wonderful sight during full moon. Mirror lake has a good view but not as spectacular.

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Newman, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The view from the Yosemite Valley floor are amazing as from the top at Glacier Point. Pictures do not do justice.

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Barcelona, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very nice mountain, I was on the Viewer point just in front to Half Dome and was very impressive, not recommended for people with vertigo.

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We weren't in Yosemite long enough to hike or climb Half Dome this time but I already know I'll be back to do just that. Half Dome is an awesome rock and I did gaze up at it longingly on this trip and explore the base but I am just itching to go back and climb it.

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Encinitas, CA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was able to do a hike from Glacier Point to Half Dome this past weekend and it was an amazing experience. We camped below Half Dome and left our camp at 3:45 and were up on Sub Dome at sunrise which was spectacular. The climb up the cables onto Half Dome wasn't the hardest or scariest part of the... More 

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Mission, Texas, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a must, it is very hard to do (imo) but very worth it. Be ready to walk and walk and walk! you will be begging for a bed, but we loved it

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I had a fantastic view across the valley from Glacier Point of Half Dome. The views are priceless.

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Thank stevebyoung
New York, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Half Dome is one if the elusive feather that you would want in hiking crown. Hike: The trail is long, can be shorten down using Mist trail instead of John Muir trail, however this trail is very steep. We went up using Mist trail and took John Muir trail on our way down. It's especially useful, if your knees are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Get up the trail early - I mean really early ~05.00 or so. Esp if you don't want to end up part of a long procession through your day.

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Thank Graham B
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Since I visited yosemite last year, hiking half dome has been on my bucket list. I was delighted to achieve this ambition this summer. I applied in the march lottery for a permit and was gutted not to get one. Luckily I was staying in the valley for 5 days so I had plenty of chances with the daily lottery... More 

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