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Yosemite National Park: Sentinel Dome Loop

Hike 5.5 miles into Ansel Adams country to the top of Sentinel Dome and around to Taft Point for fisheye panoramas of Yosemite Valley.

Rating

PERMIT INFO: Backcountry camping permits are required by the Park Service. See nps.gov/yose/planyourvisit/feesandreservations.htm for the latest details and prices.

MORE INFO: Yosemite National Park, (209) 372-020; nps.gov/yose/

To Trailhead

From Fresno, US 41 N to park’s S entrance @ Mariposa Grove. Head N on Wawona Rd.; R onto Glacier Point Rd. (closed Nov.–May); trailhead is 6.2 mi. past Bridalveil Creek Campground.

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