HikingOC Springtime in Yosemite National Park. We will including strenuous hikes: Clouds Rest, lottery for Half Dome permits, Yosemite Falls, Glacier Point and much more if time allows!
To secure a space, RSVP to the waiting list and contact me in person on a local hike, via message or phone for further discussion. See below for more info.
Schedule will be from late Thursday June 3 to Sun June 6, 2021
*****ESTIMATE TRIP COST, DEPOSIT AND CANCELLATION****
>>Plan your own and only join us to hike, $75 (non-refundable coordinating fee). Contact the host directly for more info
>>Estimate cost: $485+ (3 days/3 nights) is including lodging double occupancy, transportation, entrance fee, coordinating fee, but not including food
>>Advance deposit is $350 (non-refundable) and due by April 25, 2021. Payment after due date, 10% additional to the cost depending on availability!
>>Cancellation: after sending deposit, it’s nonrefundable. 10 days or less prior to the trip, total estimate trip cost is forfeit.
* Lodging: 3 nights (Thurs, Fri, Sat) double occupancy (higher if single occupancy. Triple and quadruple occupancy are lower rate: 15-20% lower).
* Transportation: carpool (gas/car rental)
* Food: at your own cost ($60+)
GENERAL RATING/DIFFICULTY: Levels 2+ to 3+ Moderate to Strenuous for distance, elevation and pace. Click RATING TABLE to learn more about hike levels http://files.meetup.com/1554500/RATING%20TABLE.pdf
Itinerary is depending on weather conditions.
Night 1: Thurs June 3. Driving closer to the park
Day 2: Fri June 4 hiking Tuolumne Meadows: Clouds Rest/Tuolumne Grove
To be updated
Day 2: Sat June 5: Half Dome (if get the permits) or Yosemite waterfalls and strenuous hikes, Glacier Point, etc.
To be updated
Day 3: Sun June 6: Stops, winery? and landmarks on the way home
Photos from the trips:
Nov 2020 https://www.meetup.com/HikingOC/events/274358653/
Feb 2019 https://www.meetup.com/HikingOC/events/258911921/
2016 photos: http://www.meetup.com/HikingOC/events/228600962/
WHAT TO BRING AND WEAR: water, snacks, food for breakfasts and lunches on the trails. Wear layers clothes, clothes don’t get wet easy, hiking shoes, extra socks and clothes to change after the hike, hiking poles and 10 Hiking Essentials http://www.meetup.com/HikingOC/messages/boards/thread/9535234
REMINDER: ***By joining the meetup, you agree to Meetup Terms of Service releases the Organizer and Assistant Organizers from any liability related to incidents that occur at Meetup gatherings***
***Hiking is a rewarding and pleasant activity in nature, but there are certain dangers you should be aware of. Those include, but are not limited to, trip and fall injuries, bee stings, poison oak exposure, ticks, mountain lions, coyote, snake bites or wildlife. By signing up for this event, you agree to hold harmless the hike organizer, assistant organizers and other participants for any injuries sustained during this hike***
> YOU acknowledge THAT WE ARE NOT PROFESSIONALS.
> YOU ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR YOURSELF AND YOUR SAFETY***