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Reviewed 24 October 2018

This hike was awesome. We went in early June, and it was a nice way to escape the crowds in Yosemite Valley. This hike was tough but so worth it. It's slow going near the top where the air is thinner and the ground is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

We tried to stay on the trail but ended up at the Summit easily for 2 fit people. Others also did not say that this Mtn is in the center of the Huge national park. I Always scatter red chili powder on my car doors...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We started this hike at the May Lake hike parking lot. Hiked 1.2 miles to May Lake all uphill. Lake is pristine with trees against granite peaks. Hiked along lake and then up up up. Amazing views of the park, as you end up higher...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is easily one of the top 5 hikes in Yosemite, made all the better by the fact that it's on so few people's radar. My hiking partner said she liked it better than Cloud's Rest. With Mt. Hoffmann, you get a beautiful alpine lake...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 26 February 2016

This is a beautiful but somewhat strenuous hike (very strenuous if you're not used to the altitude) that starts at the Snow Flat trailhead on Tioga Pass Road. You reach the trailhead via a short rough narrow road off Tioga Pass. This is the same...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Fadi S
Reviewed 16 August 2015

If you really want to see Yosemite all around you, you have hike up to the top of Mount Hoffmann (10,845 feet). The hike starts at May Lake (or the parking lot on Tioga Road) and depending on your hiking and climbing capabilities takes about...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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