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Half Dome Trail

Yosemite National Park, CA

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Half Dome is a 14-16 mile out and back endurance hike taking you 4800 feet above the Yosemite Valley to spectacular views of Vernal and Nevada Falls, Liberty Cap, Half Dome, and panoramic views of Yosemite Valley and the High Sierra.

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Carlon Falls
by Amanda Joy

19 Completed 3 Reviews

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Carlon Falls
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2 Completed 2 Reviews

Great place to waste the day away at

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Carlon Falls
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

Loved loved it... Gr8 moderate trail for all

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Carlon Falls
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15 Completed 3 Reviews

Fun trail with a great waterfall at the end. Water is cold but well worth a dip!

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Carlon Falls
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3 Completed 3 Reviews

It was so peaceful and serene on the walk before we actually got to the falls. So much nature to take in and then right before you get to the falls it gets a little steep but not too hard. The falls were amazing would totally do it again.

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Preston Falls
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

This was a great hike with great views. The area was burnt in 2013 but is recovering great. Went on Memorial day and was not crowded at all.

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Preston Falls
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13 Completed 12 Reviews

Hiked this one several times. Nice parking area with restrooms. Heading east on Hwy 120 about 10 or 15 miles past Groveland, you will finally see a sign that says San Jose Camp, Cherry Lake Road. The road winds down to the river then go right where it "T"s off. You will see the living facilities of the Hetch Hetchy employees and then the parking area and trail head. The trail follows the Tuolumne River and is mostly flat and east to follow. BONUS INFORMATION: If you turn left at the "T" instead of right, you will head toward the power station. There is a bridge with room to park and another trail head that runs for miles in the opposite direction. Either way, it's a nice place to check out. The only problem is that it's way out there so you need to get an early start to get there in time to get your miles in. Also; wild Bay Leaves everywhere, so bring a baggie and fill it up.

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Carlon Falls
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6 Completed 2 Reviews

Nice hike. Beautiful falls. Fun swimming hole in the summer. We loved it.

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Carlon Falls
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8 Completed 2 Reviews

Nice hike & one of the few trails opened in the area due to the Rim Fire.

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Carlon Falls
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2 Completed 1 Reviews

Had a great time! The trail is fairly easy to hike

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