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North Dome and Yosemite Falls

June 6th 2016: North Dome – Upper Yosemite Falls – Lower Yosemite Falls – Yosemite Valley

We only leave at 7am. I need time. But then a hummingbird flies by and tells me everything is ok. 406 more words

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Hiking up North Dome

June 5th 2016: Backpackers Camp Yosemite Valley – North Dome

I wake up in the middle of the night. HQ is sitting upright with his headlamp on. 825 more words

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Time to return to Yosemite Valley

June 4th 2016: Mammoth Lakes – Drive to Yosemite Valley

After finishing our hike in Zion we hitch to Las Vegas (2 awesome ladies take us all the way, straight to the rental car center at the airport), pick up a tiny rental car and drive towards the Sierra. 227 more words

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“To have the opportunity to stand tall overlooking the precipice of life, you suddenly forget the aches in your bones and the stopping and starting of your heart. 98 more words


Dear Diary,

Neil and I had time off so we thought, why not visit the iconic Yosemite and see what it’s all about? I went with pretty high expectations and wow were they surpassed! 254 more words


My personal experience of Yosemite: unfortunately not what I hoped

The majority of my big three-month travel extravaganza was planned, prepared and prioritised around Yosemite National Park. I love to rock climb. I’m not any good at it mind you and I’ve only been doing it for 2 years but I LOVE to rock climb. 930 more words