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Address: Yosemite National Park, CA
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Challenging, popular rock to climb in Yosemite.

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US$129.00*
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Private Yosemite National Park Day Trip from San Francisco
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Worth the drive, so worth the time!

Shhh! Don't let this get out, that this is one of my favorite vacation spots in the world. Views of rocks are so incredible. We got there at dark and woke to incredible views!

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Charleston, South Carolina
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Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Shhh! Don't let this get out, that this is one of my favorite vacation spots in the world. Views of rocks are so incredible. We got there at dark and woke to incredible views!

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As part of my day tour from SFO, the tour operator stopped here. The rock formation is gigantic. I believe a lot of rock climbers come and camp here. I walked close to the rock and came back. Saw a herd of deer grazing there. I am not sure how one could climb this. the tour operator told us that... More 

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Makati, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have never heard of Yosemite National Park before until my godmother told me about it and brought me there when I visited her last August. The road was long and winding from San Francisco to Yosemite but it was all worth it. This was my very first visit to a national park in the US and I never imagined... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 270 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you get a chance, visit this handsome old chap on your next visit through the valley. El Capitan makes for a delightful feature in any of your photographs.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is something to behold. Gives you a respect for Mother Earth. You don't have to be one of the hardy climbers to appreciate this huge piece of granite. It is one of the main features of the park.

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George Town, Grand Cayman
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing! Brilliant! Beautiful! All the way up the mountain the views were spectacular, but this structured was amazing! We also got a glimpse of someone climbing it! A must see.

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Woodbridge, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can't miss it. Bring binoculars in spring and see if you can find rock climbers perched on the face.

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Trzic, Slovenia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Of course we only looked at it from the bottom, but it was a majestic view of the giant. The shuttle takes you at its foot.

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Red Bluff, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Can't miss this and can't miss this. Incredible sight. We spent hours in the lower meadows picnicking and watching climbers through binoculars. Wish we had a telescope! Also met climbers roaming the area and viewing other climbers' progress. What we learned; early evening is amazing to view when climbers headlamps are on.

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Woodvale, Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Seeing this for the 1st time is so overwhelming and very emotional. Speechless!! Got some amazing photos!!

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