Project Horizon Series Part 9: Hike Yosemite Falls in Yosemite National Park

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DIRECTORY:

• Project Horizon Series Index

http://www.meetup.com/NYCAsianMeetup/events/225461547/

COST:TBA

DIFFICULTY: Moderate Plus
DISTANCES: 8 miles
DURATION: 7 Hours

DESCRIPTION:

Yosemite Falls is the highest waterfall in North America, dropping a total of 2,425 feet (739 m) from the top of the upper fall to the base of the lower fall. Located in the Sierra Nevada of California, it is a major attraction in the park, especially in late spring when the water flow is at its peak.

ATTRACTIONS:
• Panoramic Views of Yosemite Valley

• Lower Yosemite Falls

• Upper Yosemite Falls

• Hiking to the Top of Yosemite Falls

• Hiking on the Edge to Yosemite Falls

RECOMMENDED ITEMS TO BRING:
• Lunch
• Snacks & Fruits
• Sun Screen
• Bug Repellent

RECOMMENDED CLOTHES TO WEAR:
• Hat
• Sun Glasses
• Lightweight clothing
• Hiking Boots or Shoes
• Lightweight Back Pack
• Lightweight workout pants

WEATHER:
http://www.wunderground.com/q/zmw:95389.1.99999

MAP:

https://www.google.com/maps/dir/Yosemite+Falls+Trailhead/Yosemite+Falls/Lower+Yosemite+Falls/@37.7511216,-119.5995917,16z/data=!4m20!4m19!1m5!1m1!1s0x0:0xc04a23ab35926e38!2m2!1d-119.6024058!2d37.7424552!1m5!1m1!1s0x0:0xca05cbdf2d93d1b8!2m2!1d-119.5969074!2d37.7565957!1m5!1m1!1s0x0:0xe1aa6b18973ad76!2m2!1d-119.596232!2d37.7463381!3e2

REFERENCE:
http://www.yosemitehikes.com/yosemite-valley/upper-yosemite-falls/upper-yosemite-falls.htm

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