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Wow...what a hike

Quite warm in September and due to the altitude not for the faint hearted but soooo worth it for... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
purplepigeon
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Droitwich, United Kingdom
Rewarding views after 1000ft

If you have the energy for a strenuous hike at 8000ft then you'll be rewarded with the 'greatest... read more

Reviewed May 24, 2017
mattgarvey
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Quite warm in September and due to the altitude not for the faint hearted but soooo worth it for the amazing views from Sentinel Dome at the end of the trail

Thank purplepigeon
Reviewed January 13, 2018

Where do I even begin? I suppose the beginning is the best place, but I might just start with end which involved us walking nearly three more miles on the road and then hitchhiking. God bless the two guys from Michigan who picked us up....More

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Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

If you have the energy for a strenuous hike at 8000ft then you'll be rewarded with the 'greatest hits' of views at Sentinel Dome. We visited in May and there was lots of snow making it a little extra tiring. However, don't get disheartened because...More

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Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

Lots of sightseeings, you need to walk a lot between them but everytime we arrived at a new point of view it was worth it !!

1  Thank Vacationer227308
Reviewed August 23, 2016

This trail had a lot of promise. You get Glacier Point, Sentinel Dome, Taft Point and the fissures, Dewey Point, Crocker Point, Stanford Point, Inspiration Point, and Tunnel View. And best of all you lose 2800 feet if you start at Glacier Point. At least...More

1  Thank gregsf11
Reviewed June 23, 2016

Drive to the Tunnel View and park across the street from where the tour busses pull in. There is a trail heading up the hill. This trail is not paved, it is dirt and rock and a lot of uphill climbing so watch your footing....More

Thank marriedinreno
Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

We only hiked a portion of the trail, so cannot rate on the full experience. If you're only hiking to inspiration point from tunnel view parking lot, i would say pass on this hike. I rated a four star because there were no other people,...More

Thank Kyle D
Reviewed August 10, 2015

We planned our trip only a couple months in advance, so there were no openings at the campgrounds. Consequently we decided to backpack, and this was the best trail available. I'm very glad we did this. Yosemite can be so crazy busy. Hiking the Pohono...More

2  Thank Nathan S
Reviewed July 8, 2015

We walked the Pohono Trail as part of a loop from Taft Point to Sentinel Dome. It was about 5 miles. After Taft Point, the trail is clearly marked to go to the left rather than go back to the parking lot. It winds through...More

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