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Dewey Point Trail

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

0.8 mile 1.3 kilometer point to point
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 56' 17 m
Descent: -105' -32 m
High: 7,359' 2,243 m
Low: 7,295' 2,224 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 4% (2°)
Max Grade: 12% (7°)

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Trail shared by Brian Smith

A short jaunt to a stunning overlook - Dewey Point.

Brian Smith

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A short, mostly level jaunt connecting the Dewey Point Meadows and Dewey Point Ridge Trail to the point itself. The views across Yosemite Valley are incredible, including Half Dome, Clouds Rest, Cathedral Rocks, Cathedral Spires, Leaning Tower, the Bridalveil Falls, Yosemite Falls, Three Brothers, and Mount Hoffman.

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Land Manager: NPS - Yosemite

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Feb 4, 2016
Mellissa Ahern

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Dewey Point with El Capitan in the background.
Feb 11, 2016 near Yosemit…, CA
View from Dewey Point over Yosemite Valley.
Feb 11, 2016 near Yosemit…, CA
Bridal Veil Falls is spectacular from Dewey Point.
May 17, 2017 near Yosemit…, CA
Kicking back at Dewey Point, Yosemite.
Aug 25, 2019 near Yosemit…, CA

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