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Taft Point and The Fissures, CA

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Difficulty 1 of 5
Distance Round Trip 2.5 miles
Trailhead Elevation 7,697 feet
Elevation Gain -281 feet
Accumulated Gain 400 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 4.5
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Preferred   Sep, Jun, Jul, Aug
Sun  6:37am - 4:48pm
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Panorama - Mist Trail
Panorama - Mist Trail
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Granite Creek Campground Trail
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Glacier Point - Yosemite National Park
Glacier Point - Yosemite National Park
1.5 mi away
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Rutherford Lake Trail
1.5 mi away
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Four Mile Trail
Four Mile Trail
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Half Dome Hike
Half Dome Hike
2.0 mi away
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Mist Trail - Yosemite NP
Mist Trail - Yosemite NP
2.1 mi away
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Overview
Taft Point and The Fissures is a 2.5 mile round trip hike with 400 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 57 miles east-northeast of Merced California. September and June are the best months to enjoy this hike.

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WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.

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Yosemite National Park
Entrance Fees
Wilderness Permit
Half Dome Permit - Currently required 7 days a week. Check the link for the most up to date information.

2014 - 300 permits issued daily, 225 for dayhikers.
2013 - 400 permits issued daily, 300 for dayhikers.


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