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Tuolome, Sunrise and Merced Lakes, and Vogelslang Loop

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Yosemite National Park

Tuolome, Sunrise and Merced Lakes, and Vogelslang Loop is a 36.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Yosemite Valley, California that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from May until September.

Length 36.1 mi Elevation gain 5,921 ft Route type Loop

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Yosemite National Park is open to those with reservations begining on Thursday, June 11. See the park website for more info: https://www.nps.gov/yose/planyourvisit/covid19.htm This is a multi day loop: Day one: get to tuolmne by 4pm night one: backpacker's camp Day two: hike west on JMT night two: cathedral lakes Day three: hike to sunrise lakes night three: camp Day four: hike to merced lake night four: camp Day five: hike to vogelslang night five: camp north of vogelslang Day six: hike out

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Terri Jeppson
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This is a great hike - with exceptional views and varied terrain. Try to stay at the high camps but if you can’t - go get a permit for back country camping. The deception from Merced to Vogelsang is fantastic!

Cecilia Tam
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Mike Siders
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Janet Raasch
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Eric Miles
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Slobodan Rihter
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