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“half dome hike”(16 reviews)
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The only Yosemite Tour Company offering custom guided Yosemite experiences (Adventure Hikes, Half Dome Hikes, Multi Day Backpack Trips, Nature Walks, Birding Walks, Wildflower Walks, Snowshoe Hikes and Photography Workshops) 12 months a year. We...more
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had an excellent hike with our guide Jay. We chose a moderate hike, which was perfect for us. Its possible to choise different kind of hikes. Next time we would like to go out into the wilderness for a couples off days with Jay...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Firstly the guide Ryan was on time and completely fantastic! His knowledge was second to none! We took us on a hike around May lake and the mountain behind it! The view was brilliant (see picture) he told us about the plants trees wildlife. He...More

Thank Phil T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an excellent experience with John on our 10-mile family hike of North Dome. John was very knowledgeable, sharing information about everything from nature to history to the Native American legends of the formation of Yosemite. He kept us at a challenging, but appropriate...More

Thank Chabr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked a half dome guided trip with YExplore only because I did not win the half dome lottery and this was the only way I could go. Catherine who worked at YExplore gave me some very helpful tips on how to potentially win another...More

Thank Ja_747
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been hiking with John and his guides for over 7 years now. We have gotten quite familiar with the park and despite being able to hike all over on our own, we always choose to hike with John and his guides. I can't...More

Thank kay s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great hike. Five hours long not too steep. Afterwards we drove 2 miles up to glacier point. Our guide, Gena Was wonderful, and Catherine from the office was very helpful.

Thank Tracey S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you to Y Explore and especially our guide Ryan for making our first trip to Yosemite so memorable! It is such a beautiful place, and having a knowledgeable guide to show us around helped us get so much out of our 3 days. Time...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my girlfriend climbed half dome on Thursday 7th June with our guide Trevor and one other hiker. We had a really fantastic time and Trevor was an excellent guide who provided lots of interesting information about the area and gave much needed moral...More

Thank M H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are no words to describe the amazing hike we had and how imformative John was as our guide. He has a genuine passion for the area and is very knowledgable in regard too the flora and fauna. He made a four hour hike pass...More

Thank HazelBagel
Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

Our guide, Jay, met us near the Half Dome Village shuttle stop. We walked from there to several scenic locations where the light was appropriate for that time of day photo shooting. After a short exchange Jay was able to key into areas to focus...More

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MikeH1973
March 22, 2017|
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Apologies for not answering this sooner. We were unaware of this section on the Tripadvisor site and never received a proper notification about this inquiry. We hope you had a memorable trip in Yosemite.
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rosieDenver
February 4, 2017|
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Response from YExplore | Property representative |
Apologies for not answering this sooner. We were unaware of this section on the Tripadvisor site and never received a proper notification about this inquiry. We hope you had a memorable trip in Yosemite. If you have not... More
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Stefania P
March 12, 2016|
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Response from YExplore | Property representative |
Hello Stefania, Thank you so much for your inquiry. It is a great question. If you would like a beginner or moderate tour, I would suggest the hike. Although snow may fall in Yosemite in any month, there typically is not... More
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