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I hike Yosemite several times a year & have done all the rim trails. Have done 1/2 Dome 11 times. Familiar with facilities/camping/concessions in the park. I do not do climbing.

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tim05/24/09101010Ahh...Ok, thanks. I was anticipating putting .....

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2011-05-02 Yosemite May 10-13, 2011:

Yes, you have to check with the roads as snow stays a long time in the higher elevations. Clearing of Glacier Point Road started April 22 but snow is at record levels. Doubt that it will be open. When

2011-04-07 Yosemite May 10-13, 2011:

You are going early in the season but I think you should be OK, though there might be some snow at high points. We have had a pretty solid rain and snow year up in the mountains.    Yes, Upper Pines has

2010-03-22 June 20th Hike:

I think your chances are great. I usually watch when the cables go up on Half Dome. May 1 is usually the earliest, June 1 the latest. Has been a good rain and snow year but I doubt that you will be affected

2009-09-28 Planning help:

My area is Yosemite.    Would be great if you could get three days in Yosemite Valley floor to see what's there. I like more economical lodging in Yosemite Lodge if you want rooms. Good cafeteria there

2009-05-24 bear box:

I am estimating. About 2 feet high, 2 1/2 feet deep, and 3 feet wide. The lock at the top is spring loaded and will lock it in place once the pin has dropped into the hole. Someone may have the box loaded


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