North Dome, Yosemite National Park

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North Dome is a granite dome in Yosemite National Park, California. It is the southernmost summit of Indian Ridge, 0.6mi north of Washington Column and the Royal Arches on the northeastern wall of Yosemite Valley. It can be reached by trail from the Tioga Pass Road, or by going up the Yosemite Falls trail and heading east. It can also be reached from Mirror Lakes by the Snow Creek Falls trail going north around Indian Rock and then south again on the Tioga Pass Road trail. The South Face is precipitous.
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  • I have hiked Half Dome and it is amazing to stand on top and look across and down to the valley. It may be more impressive (and a whole lot less effort) to get the view of Half Dome that North Dome of...  more »
  • This is a pretty easy hike, took a little under 2hr each way, without any difficult climbing but I hiked from the north at Tioga Pass road (hwy 120). Highly recommend for sunset, even though you'll ha...  more »
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  • Wonderful hike that’s not too strenuous, looking down at Half Dome and Yosemite Valley.
  • Dramatic rock formation. Overlooks the valley floor facing Half Dome. The spire is Washington column. The snow is still present in early March 2019. Crystal clear air.
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