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The Mist Trail is one of the most popular short hikes in Yosemite National Park, California, USA. The steep hike follows the Merced River, starting at Happy Isles in Yosemite Valley, past Vernal Fall and Emerald Pool, to Nevada Fall. Wikipedia

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5 Day Cathedral Lakes to Clouds Rest & Half Dome

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Mist Trail, Yosemite Valley

Kick off your Yosemite backpacking experience with one of the most iconic sections of the John Muir Trail, weaving between majestic alpine lakes to the summits of Clouds Rest and Half Dome! Camp the first night at Cathedral Lakes amid the spirit of the true high country, then hike the JMT up and over Cathedral Pass with stunning views of alpine peaks along the way. Set up camp in the Sunrise Lakes area for Night 3, and from there, tackle the Clouds Rest summit (9,926’) for one of the most spectacular views of Yosemite Valley in the park! Your adventure culminates with the summit of Half Dome (8,836’) before returning to Yosemite Valley on the Mist Trail passing two spectacular waterfalls. This trip’s strenuous itinerary is well worth it! If you’re looking for an authentic Yosemite experience, this is the adventure for you! As the calendar is confusing, our 2022 dates are: 5/29 - 6/2 7/18 - 7/22 7/22 - 7/26 8/7 - 8/11 8/15 - 8/19 8/25 - 8/29 9/18 - 9/22 9/29 - 10/3

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Yosemite Valley Hiking Tour- From Oakhurst

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Mist Trail, Yosemite Valley

Learn to navigate the Valley like a professional on this fully guided day tour! Hike through Curry Village and along the Mist Trail to see the beautiful Vernal Falls. Stroll through the meadows and look up to see Half Dome looming over you. Enjoy an included boxed lunch while you listen to the thundering of Yosemite falls, and take in the rich history of this national park! Leave your car outside of the park and take our eco-friendly guided transportation instead. No need for a day-use reservation with Yosemite National Park, we have you covered!

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Best of Yosemite Valley Hiking Tour

Mist Trail, Yosemite Valley

Learn to navigate the Valley like a professional on this fully guided day tour! Hike through Curry Village and along the Mist Trail to see the beautiful Vernal Fall. Stroll through Cooks Meadow and look up to see Half Dome looming over you. Enjoy an included boxed lunch while you hear the thundering of Yosemite Falls, and visit the Ahwahnee Hotel, a National Historic Landmark. Leave your car outside of the park and take our eco-friendly guided transportation instead. No need for a day-use reservation with Yosemite National Park, we have you covered.

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