Backpack to Half Dome: Two-Night Summit Challenge- Trip 1 June 25-28, 2015
Enjoy a two-night guided backpack adventure with an experienced naturalist guide who will share insider stories and tips for the trail. The trip kicks off with a Thursday evening get-together in Yosemite Valley, followed by a Friday morning backpack to Little Yosemite Valley where you will camp for two nights at a comfortable site that includes bear-proof food lockers and restrooms. On Saturday, hike to the Half Dome cables and make your ascent. On Sunday morning, enjoy a leisurely hike down the John Muir Trail.
In addition to camping during the trip, the Experience Package also includes camping before and after, on June 25 & 28 at Upper Pines Campground in Yosemite Valley. Camping before and after is not required to participate. Park entry is also included, as needed, along with your Half Dome & wilderness permits. Upgrade your accommodations to stay at Curry Village on June 25 & 28, available up to 45 days prior to your trip. Information about upgrading your package will be emailed after you sign up.
Hiking: Very strenuous, including the exposed cable ascent to the summit; 17 miles round-trip; 9 miles with full backpack
Experience Package: $279
Naturalist Guide: Karyn O'Hearn
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