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Address: Tioga Road, Yosemite National Park, CA
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This is a beautiful location with a nice hike and was the first place we stopped to enjoy the scenery after coming over Tioga Pass. By itself it would be a jewel, but it doesn't... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful location with a nice hike and was the first place we stopped to enjoy the scenery after coming over Tioga Pass. By itself it would be a jewel, but it doesn't quite measure up to the grandeur of Yosemite Valley. We would have liked to have spent some of the time we spent here enjoying sights... More 

Thank ScottandJanelle
Fresno, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The most awesome natural spectacle in California is the drive through Yosemite. If you are going to be above Yosemite Valley along Tioga Road, make this hike a part of the trip. Approximately 2 hours - a bit longer if you take it slow and enjoy the views for a while. Right out of the gate, you are going to... More 

Thank RJ J
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place to hike. Rock climbers climb the face of the mountain but most people will be abe to hike to the top on one of the few well marked trails. It is steep in places but there are plenty of fallen trunks to have a rest against. We scrambled up the last bit which was so... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did the Lembert Dome and Dogbone Lake as we were driving into Yosemite on the Tioga Pass Road. It took us just over 2 hours to do both and it was well worth it. The hike into Lembert Dome starts off going right up hill for a good 30-40 minutes but the switchbacks make it easier and once you... More 

Thank Suzanne L
Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

Good day hike with some challenges near the top. Fantastic view from the top - looking out over valleys at many peaks. Worth the climb.

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Chagrin Falls, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

We did several hikes and this one stands out. We approached this huge dome and my husband says there is no way we are getting to the top of that in 1.5 hours or whatever my book said. But you keep to the trail and suddenly you are at the point to approach the top of this huge granite, treeless... More 

Thank Tracey G
San Rafael, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016

Take in the sunset and meadow views by climbing up. Easy walk up the main trail (I don't recommend going up the straight side unless you know what you're doing). Fun to get to the top!

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Flowery Branch, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016

A relatively short hike but it is a climb of over 800 ft. Enjoyable hike none the less and the pay off at the end is the 360 degree views from the top. It was my favorite spot in Yosemite. Also, took the short hike up to Dog Lake from this trail, it was worth the extra steps as well.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

We were told the hike was only a mile but apparently there is a long way and a shorter way and we took the long way unfortunately. Once we got there, it was a little hard for some people to climb the dome but they got up eventually. At the top, the view is really good. You can see a... More 

Thank Hong W
Honolulu, HI
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful hike. Steep terrain in spots but well-maintained trail. Mind your step- quite a bit of horse droppings along the trail !?!

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