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Sentinel Dome Trail

Intermediate

Trail

1.3 mile 2.1 kilometer point to point
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 248' 76 m
Descent: -220' -67 m
High: 7,961' 2,427 m
Low: 7,713' 2,351 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 7% (4°)
Max Grade: 18% (10°)

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Trail shared by Brian Smith

A nice trail giving access to the top od Sentinel Dome.

Brian Smith

Features Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Family Friendly An easy trail with a big reward at the top!

Description

This trail goes up and over Sentinel Dome, connecting Glacier Point Rd. to Pohono Trail. It's not a very technical trail, and most will hike it to reach the viewpoint at the top. Check out the Sentinel Dome Hike for more details.

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ADA Accessible, Need to Know, Dogs Allowed, Flora & Fauna

Contacts

Land Manager: NPS - Yosemite

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Oct 13, 2019
Debra Mallinak
Aug 18, 2019
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Oct 18, 2018
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Oct 13, 2018
Alejandro Lastra
Jun 2, 2018
Sandra Henry Yancer
May 31, 2018
Joshua Costello
May 22, 2018
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Mar 17, 2018
Saurabh Srivastava

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  4.2 from 5 votes

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#749

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Photos

Sentinel Dome Summit
May 7, 2015 near Yosemit…, CA
Half Dome panorama from Sentinel Dome Trail
Dec 10, 2017 near Yosemit…, CA
On the way down on Sentinel Dome Trail
Dec 10, 2017 near Yosemit…, CA
Upper Yosemite Falls from Pohono Trail
Dec 10, 2017 near Yosemit…, CA
Looking up at Sentinel Dome.
Jan 5, 2016 near Yosemit…, CA
Sentinel Dome Trail
May 7, 2015 near Yosemit…, CA

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