Summiting Half Dome in Yosemite National Park

Ever since I learned of the permit system for climbing up the cables on Half Dome, I've wanted to do it. Admittedly, it was only about a year ago, but still. I knew Yosemite would be on my road trip's must-see list this year. I applied for a range of dates to let that dictate … Continue reading Summiting Half Dome in Yosemite National Park

My First Time Witnessing the Magic of Yosemite

I made the somewhat last-minute decision to hit up Yosemite the day after I did my drive-through of Sequoia and King's Canyon. The GPS was giving me conflicting advice about how long the drive would take from my Airbnb in Fresno. I got on the road as the sun was coming up, trying to beat … Continue reading My First Time Witnessing the Magic of Yosemite