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Backpacking On A Hike To Half Dome

Los Angeles, San Francisco, Yosemite National Park

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Backpacking on a Hike to Half Dome

Half Dome

Yosemite National Park-United States of America

Experience the adventure of one of the most coveted outdoor trips in America and see for yourself why Half Dome is one of the most photographed rock walls in the world and why Yosemite inspired America’s first State and National Park.This classic 28-mile backpacking trip also includes the half dome day hike permits.This trail is marked by rivers and lakes, spectacular views and uncrowded trails. 

DAY 01

Glacier Point to Illilouette Falls

  • Hike from Glacier Point toward Illilouette Falls, with views of both Half Dome and the waterfall.

  • We make camp at Illilouette Creek and go over backpacking basics, navigation skills and essentials of hiking in the High Sierra. 

   


DAY 02

Little Yosemite Valley

  • We make our way to Little Yosemite Valley where we find good rest and a comfortable campsite aside the Merced River. 

  • The other option is to hike from Tuolumne Meadows to Yosemite Valley.

DAY 03

Top of Half Dome

  • Today is packed with action as we climb 2700 feet to the top of Half Dome.

  • We then hike out all the way to Happy Isles, on the stunning Mist trail passing by Vernal and Nevada Falls.

     

  • 699.00 USD Per Person
  • Backpack and tent

  • Sleeping bag and pad

  • Wilderness and Half Dome permits

  • Dinner, breakfast, and camp kitchen

  • Water purification system

  • First aid kit, map, and compass

  • Half dome day hike permits

  • Quick dry clothing, warm layers and bathing suit

  • Lunch for 3 days

  • Camera, pocket knife

  • Good hiking shoes/boots

  • During our 3 days in the backcountry, your guide will offer instructions in essential backcountry skills.

  • You will learn about the “Leave No Trace” principles, navigation using a map and compass, layering in the backcountry, and backcountry meal preparations.

Los Angeles, San Francisco, Yosemite National Park

Nature
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Trekking
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Backpacking
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