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CptAmericashort, steeo and to the point  Sucess!

CptAmerica

4 mile trail. not very scenic, but i would never drive to the top of a mountain
Posted Oct 21, 2014 5:07 pm

kevinsaGlacier Point  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 17, 2014

kevinsa

Apparently, weekdays in October are a good time to come up here - not much in the way of crowds.
Posted Oct 17, 2014 11:15 pm

Dalian4 times  Sucess!

Dalian

Between 2003 and 2006. I used to run up and down that trail. It was always done prior to my big adventure as a training (Clouds Rest and Half Dome in 2 days. I no longer do it because of the crowds.
Posted Oct 9, 2014 9:20 pm

SimkinLunch on the Hanging Rock   Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 25, 2014

Simkin

Here is the video of the lunch I had on the Hanging Rock at the Glacier Point above Yosemite Valley

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0GmvFma-M_g
Posted Oct 9, 2014 4:15 pm

Fairley8Snowy top
Date Climbed: May 11, 2011

Fairley8

Encountered some steep snow higher up. Good views. Didn't quite make the top due to sketchy snow blocking the path for the last 100ft.
Posted Jun 28, 2014 12:32 am

JimmyJazzVia Panorama & Four Mile Trails  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 1, 1998

JimmyJazz

Approximate date of last ascent. I've taken both routes up multiple times. The trip up the Mist Trail, up the Panorama Trail, and down the Four Mile Trail is a classic and my first choice to show someone what Yosemite is all about, i.e., spectacular waterfalls, spectacular views, spectacular crowds.
Posted Jun 25, 2014 11:36 pm

AceSierraFrom the Car  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 30, 2009

AceSierra

Drove up, stepped out, and walked the 30 feet to the Point. No, just kidding, hiked up FMT, then on to Panorama trail and JMT. Long loop, about 18 miles, started pouring rain on the home stretch. Illouette Fall along the hike is vastly underrated (more likely, not well known).
Posted Aug 8, 2013 5:10 pm

conpenFour-Mile, Panorama trails  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Apr 5, 2012

conpen

Four-Mile Trail up, Panorama Trail down. The third time I've hiked up Four-Mile. Always a scary trail, especially the part my friends and I refer to as "Switchback 60." Those who have done this trail in the early spring know what I'm talking about.
Posted Aug 5, 2013 6:16 pm

craig512Chimney Trail...  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 20, 2008

craig512

I'm only signing the climbers log because we went the....shhh....super secret chimney trail...closed for years now...BUT TOTALLY WORTH IT!
Posted Aug 3, 2013 1:56 pm

pBergFrom Valley Meadow via 4-Mile Trail  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 10, 2011
Had a hard time finding the trailhead. Ended up parking a mile away. Cool cloudy day. Heavy thunderstorms dumped on us once we made our way down at 1pm.
Posted Jul 2, 2013 6:40 pm

Larry LavertyFour Mile   Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 20, 2010

Larry Laverty

Have traveled this path numerous times in the past, always taken by the glimpses of Half Dome across the way, and never, never prepared enough for the three-ring circus awaiting at the top.
Posted Apr 24, 2013 4:48 pm

WayneFryGlacier Point via 4-mile trail  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 23, 2013

WayneFry

Climbed via the 4-mile trail with a team of ten. Continued on to Sentinal Dome then descended the Panoramic trail / Mist trail to get back to base camp (Upper Pines). It's true, the Panoramic trail has some incredible views. And the 4-mile trail ain't too shabby either.Yosemite rocks!
Posted Apr 2, 2013 12:08 am

pkrasilnikov4 mile trail  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 29, 2012
Nice and warm.
Posted Oct 2, 2012 5:27 pm

mrchad9Several times  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 2, 2012

mrchad9

Some memorable visits including January 2003 as an overnight ski trip from Badger Pass and again from the valley via Nevada and Illilouette Falls and down the Four Mile Trail, plus a few driveups.

Winter is absolutely the best time for a visit and the bathrooms are the worst I've seen in North America!
Posted Jun 21, 2012 1:44 pm

ThePeteSnow at ~6,000 ft  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 23, 2009

ThePete

A winter wonderland towards the top of 4 mile trail, big fat snowflakes just above 6000 ft. It was May! Wish I had brought some gloves.
Posted Jan 20, 2012 6:56 pm

smurferfour-mile trail  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 1, 2006

smurfer

nice hike and didn't bother me that there is a road to the top
Posted Jan 11, 2012 7:22 pm

WMLfun hike!  Sucess!

WML

Hiked the 4 mile trail with my girlfriend, a very casual afternoon outing. Ice cream at the top kept her cruising strong! Great way to stretch the legs after barely being able to walk from a back injury.
Posted Sep 20, 2011 12:52 pm

GigaMikePanorama Trail  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 23, 2001

GigaMike

My first time to Yosemite. Fantastic view of the valley!
Posted Feb 7, 2011 9:20 pm

CoronaGreat Views  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 4, 2010
Drove up to Glacier Point and took the Panorama Trail down to the valley. Being someone who has never been out west untill then, I would say this was the most enjoyable hike in my life (so far. Even got to see a black bear.
Posted Jan 27, 2011 11:14 am

muajeeFour Mile Trail + Panorama Trail   Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 30, 2009

muajee

Hiked up from Four Mile Trail and down to the Valley via Panorama Trail. An awesome hike with nice weather*; in fact, my favorite day hike starting from the Valley.

*Nice sun, nice clouds, some thunder & lightening, and some rain after we got on Panorama Trail from Glacier Pt, heading down to the Valley(we were lucky the rain did not start until we left GP). Fun walking in the rain & everything just seemed especially clean and refreshing. I really loved and enjoyed this hike.
Posted Sep 8, 2010 10:02 pm

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