Half Dome – Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering

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Half Dome

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  • Elevation: 2695 m
  • Difficulty: Scramble
  • Best months to climb: June, July, August
  • Convenient center: Yosemite National Park, California

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10 other mountain peaks closest to Half Dome:

1. Liberty Cap (California) (2076 m) 1.9 km
2. Grizzly Peak (Yosemite) (1896 m) 2.5 km
3. North Dome (2299 m) 2.7 km
4. Clouds Rest (3025 m) 4.9 km
5. Mount Starr King (California) (2771 m) 5.0 km
6. Sentinel Dome (2476 m) 5.2 km
7. Lost Arrow Spire (2112 m) 5.5 km
8. Sentinel Rock (2145 m) 5.8 km
9. Eagle Peak (Mariposa County, California) (2372 m) 7.3 km
10. Three Brothers (Yosemite) (1881 m) 7.3 km