Did the Olmstead approach and the Snow Creek trail exit - maximum hiking, great views of Half Dome on the climb up and no hassling with the Valley scene (crowds, traffic, possible hantavirus exposure, etc). Great canyon
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.