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Hike Half Dome: Anyone Can* Lesson Five


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  • Type: Video Tutorial
  • Length: 6:54
  • Media: Video/mp4
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  • Access Period: 180 Days
  • Download: MP4 (iPod compatible)
  • Size: 75 MB
  • Posted: 08/03/2010

This lesson is part of the following series:

Hike Half Dome: Anyone Can* Series (10 lessons, $4.95)

Rick reviews the mileage for hike, altitude sickness, flashlight importance and his favorite month for the hike. Rick also covers the dangers of lightning strikes, the geology of Half Dome, and the trade off of doing the hike in 2 days by camping in Little Yosemite Valley.

Finally Rick shares stories about bear incidents and reviews the details of the elevation changes associated with the hike.

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Big Escapes
Big Escapes
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Big Escapes is a Silicon Valley innovator specializing in helping others publish their own high quality interactive mobile / web visitor guides. We have a passion for great stories and work hard to combine good writing / filming with solid implementation.

Big Escapes was founded in 2006 based on research on location based media at Hewlett-Packard's Mobile Media Lab. Today we collaborate with the best software companies, authors, and National Parks to produce interactive mobile guides for tourists / visitors. We have offices in the Silicon Valley and enjoy traveling and telling great stories.


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