Climbing Half Dome's Cables

Climbing Half Dome's Cables

Late-season hikers climb the downed cables on the final pitch of Yosemite's Half Dome. Normally, the cables form a stairway of sorts up the smooth granite slabs to the summit, but Park Rangers have taken the struts down for the approaching winter, making the ascent far more challenging. Yosemite National Park, California.

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