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Mount Lyell

Yosemite National Park, CA
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Lyell Canyon backpack - fantastic

A beautiful canyon and after the first couple of miles, few people amid gorgeous nature... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2016
DTAsia
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Geneva, Switzerland
Gorgeous mountain set above a stunning basin.

Worth the hike to see it up close. Gorgeous area. Climb it if you are capable. Easy, but longish... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2012
L1NK
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SF Bay Area
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The highest point in Yosemite National Park offers a fantastic view at its peak, where other peaks seem close enough to grasp. The climb up is hairy, though, and full of hungry bears.
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Sep 18, 2016
“Lyell Canyon backpack - fantastic”
Jan 3, 2012
“Gorgeous mountain set above a stunning basin.”
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Reviewed September 18, 2016

A beautiful canyon and after the first couple of miles, few people amid gorgeous nature -- spectacular mountains, glaciers, meadows, streams, rocks...all beautiful. The Yosemite Conservancy hike to the glacier is amazing.

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Reviewed January 3, 2012

Worth the hike to see it up close. Gorgeous area. Climb it if you are capable. Easy, but longish, hike up the Lyell Fork to see the headwall to the basin. Trail continues up, but for a day hike, just enjoy the river valley, and...More

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