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The 25 Greatest Moments in Yosemite Climbing History

he most pivotal climbing moments in Yosemite’s storied history, from some of climbing’s most celebrated athletes and voices

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The Path to Half Dome;  steep and difficult. The last 400 vertical feet (130 meters) up the eastern slope are so sheer that Yosemite staff have installed cables for hikers to cling to as they pull themselves up.

The Path to Half Dome; steep and difficult. The last 400 vertical feet (130 meters) up the eastern slope are so sheer that Yosemite staff have installed cables for hikers to cling to as they pull themselves up.

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Photo Diary: Hiking to Half Dome Yosemite National Park

Hiking to Half Dome Yosemite National Park. @Mark Reimer Ugh this makes my hands sweaty just looking at it.

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Hike to the top of Half Dome in Yosemite National Park :) I'd train really good for this particular hike.

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Photo Gallery: Classic Yosemite

"Test for brawn and breath, Half Dome’s 45-degree back-side trail evokes the vim of youth and the caution of increasing years." — Originally published in “The Other Yosemite” in National Geographic magazine, June 1974

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